The Ohio Transfer 36 is a set of general educations guaranteed to transfer to any public institution in the state of Ohio and fulfill general education requirements. 

The Certificate of Proficiency in Ohio Transfer 36 is a subset of the Associate of Arts and Associate of Science degrees.  Students earning these degrees should also petition to be awarded the Certificate of Proficiency in Ohio Transfer 36 in order to have it included on their transcript and assure acceptance of all general education coursework at their intended transfer institution.  All Coursework must be select from approved Ohio Transfer 36 courses to be awarded the Certificate of Proficiency in Ohio Transfer 36.

Students completing an Associate of Applied Science or Associate of Applied Business degree program who plan to transfer into a four year program can work to complete the Certificate of Proficiency in Ohio Transfer 36 while at Tri-C to assure acceptance of all general education coursework at their intended transfer institution.  The general education courses required to complete the Associate of Applied Science and Associate of Applied Business programs is a subset of the coursework required to complete the Certificate of Proficiency in Ohio Transfer 36.

Students should work with a counselor to select appropriate courses for the Certificate of Proficiency in Ohio Transfer 36 that align with their intended major at the four year institution where they plan to complete their bachelor's degree.

View the list of approved Ohio Transfer 36 courses.

This certificate will be automatically awarded when the certificate requirements are completed. If you do not want to receive the certificate, please notify the Office of the Registrar at RegistrarOffice@tri-c.edu.

Financial Assistance funds cannot be applied towards this program.

1. Complete the Ohio Transfer 36 to assure transfer of all general education coursework to any public College or University in the State of Ohio.

MATH-1140, MATH-1141, MATH-1200, MATH-1270, and MATH-1280 can no longer count towards fulfilling the college-level mathematics requirement.  These courses were re-classified as developmental mathematics by the state of Ohio in 2016.  Tri-C established a 5-year transitioning window for students who had completed these courses prior to 2016 to apply them towards meeting graduation requirements, which expired in Summer 2021. It is highly recommended to see a counselor to determine the appropriate math required for your current major.

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterCredit Hours
ENG-1010 College Composition I 1 3
DEGR-XXXX1000 level Mathematics or higher (must be selected from approved Ohio Transfer 36 courses) 3
DEGR-XXXXArts and Humanities (must be selected from approved Ohio Transfer 36 courses) 3
DEGR-XXXXSocial and Behavioral Sciences (must be selected from approved Ohio Transfer 36 courses) 3
DEGR-XXXXNatural Science (must be selected from approved Ohio Transfer 36 courses) 3
 Credit Hours15
Second Semester
DEGR-XXXXArts and Humanities (must be selected from approved Ohio Transfer 36 courses) 3
DEGR-XXXXSocial and Behavioral Sciences (must be selected from approved Ohio Transfer 36 courses) 3
DEGR-XXXXNatural Sciences (must include lab) (must be selected from approved Ohio Transfer 36 courses) 3-4
DEGR-XXXXOhio Transfer 36 Elective (Select from any Ohio Transfer 36 approved course) 1 6
 Credit Hours15-16
Summer Completion
DEGR-XXXXOhio Transfer 36 Electives (select any approved Ohio Transfer 36 course) 2 6
 Credit Hours6
 Total Credit Hours36-37
1

Students who transfer in credits for ENG-1020 without having credit for ENG-1010 will have ENG-1010 waived, but students must select another Ohio Transfer 36 approved course to fulfill the 3 credits. The replacement course may be selected from any approved Ohio Transfer 36 course.

2

Highly recommend ENG-1020 College Composition II  or ENG-102H Honors College Composition II and COMM-1010 Fundamentals of Speech Communication or COMM-101H Honors Speech Communication