OTC Transfer Degree Plans

Get a jump start on your bachelor’s degree

Our OTC transfer degree plans provide course suggestions along with classes to be taken at MSU after completing the suggested classes at OTC. Not all of Missouri State’s academic programs are listed here. Don’t see what you are interested in? View our more than 185 academic options.

Missouri State offers a number of undergraduate programs which can be completed online and in the evening. Programs which may be taken online are also identified below with an asterisk (*).

Notice: Transfer guides are currently being updated based on the new Missouri CORE 42 requirements.  If the program in which you are interested is not listed, please check back occasionally.


  • Accounting


  • Agricultural Business Enterprise Management
  • Agricultural Business Finance and Management
  • Agricultural Business Marketing and Sales
  • Animal Science
  • Environmental Plant Science Crop Science
  • Environmental Plant Science Horticulture
  • General Agriculture BAS
  • General Agriculture
  • General Agriculture Communications
  • Natural Resources
  • Wildlife Conservation and Management

Art and design

  • Art and Design
  • Art BFA
  • Art History
  • Design BFA


  • Biology
  • Environmental Biology and Evolution
  • Microbiology and Biotechnology
  • Wildlife Biology

Biomedical sciences

  • Cell and Molecular Biology
  • Clinical Laboratory Sciences-Medical Technology
  • Dietetics
  • Health Services Clinical Services *
  • Health Services


  • Chemistry

Childhood education and family studies

  • Child and Family Development
  • Child and Family Development-Child Development Option for AAS students
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Elementary Education


  • Communication Studies *
  • Ethical Leadership
  • Health Communication
  • Intercultural Communication and Diversity
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Organizational Communication
  • Public Relations
  • Rhetoric
  • Socio-Political Communication

Communication sciences and disorders

  • Audiology
  • Education of Deaf and Hard of Hearing
  • Speech-Language Pathology

Computer information systems

  • Computer Information Systems 
  • Information Technology Services Management *

Computer science

  • Computer Science
  • Software Development

Counseling, leadership and special education

  • Special Education

Criminology and criminal justice

  • Criminology *


  • Economics


  • Creative Writing
  • Literature
  • Professional Writing BA
  • Professional Writing BS *

Fashion and interior design

  • Fashion Design and Product Development
  • Fashion Merchandising and Management
  • Interior Design

Finance and general business

  • Finance *
  • Financial Planning
  • General Business *
  • Real Estate
  • Risk Management and Insurance

Geography, geology and planning

  • Geography
  • Geology
  • Geospatial Sciences
  • Planning

General Studies

  • General Studies

Global studies

  • Global Studies


  • History

Hospitality Leadership

  • Hospitality Leadership *


  • Exercise and Movement Science Health Studies
  • Exercise and Movement Science Pre-Professional
  • Radiography Management
  • Radiography Science
  • Recreation, Sport, and Park Administration
  • Respiratory Therapy Management
  • Respiratory Therapy Science


  • Administrative Management
  • Entertainment Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Human Resources
  • International Business Administration


  • Advertising and Promotion
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Marketing Research
  • Sales and Sales Management


  • Mathematics

Media, journalism and film

  • Electronic Arts Audio Studies
  • Electronic Arts Computer Animation Studies
  • Electronic Arts Interactive New Media Studies
  • Electronic Arts Video Studies
  • Journalism
  • Mass Media

Modern and classical languages

  • Modern Language


  • Music
  • Music Composition
  • Music Instrumental Performance
  • Music Jazz Performance
  • Music Keyboard Performance
  • Music Vocal Performance
  • Musical Theatre


  • Nursing BSN *


  • Philosophy

Physics, astronomy and materials science

  • Physics

Political science

  • Political Science


  • Gerontology
  • Psychology *

Reading, foundations and technology

  • Middle School Education

Religious studies

  • Religious Studies

Secondary education

  • Agriculture Education
  • Art and Design Education
  • Biology Education Categorical
  • Biology Education Unified
  • Business Education
  • Chemistry Education
  • Earth Science Education Categorical
  • Earth Science Education Unified
  • English Education
  • Family and Consumer Science Education
  • History Education
  • Mathematics Education
  • Music Education–Instrumental
  • Music Education–Vocal
  • Physical Education
  • Physics Education
  • Speech and Theatre Education Communication
  • Speech and Theatre Education Theatre

Social work

  • Social Work

Sociology and anthropology

  • Anthropology
  • Sociology

Sports medicine and athletic training

  • Athletic Training

Technology and construction management

  • Construction Management
  • Mechanical Engineering Technology

Theatre and dance

  • Acting
  • Dance
  • Design, Technology, and Stage Management
  • Musical Theatre
  • Theatre Studies

About the Bachelor of Arts degree

Some of our academic programs result in a Bachelor of Arts degree, which requires you to take courses in a variety of liberal arts. View our BA transfer degree plan for suggested courses to take while pursuing your Associate of Arts.