The following CVCC* courses are transferable to any Virginia public institution of higher education (and select private institutions) and will, with a few exceptions, satisfy a lower-division general education requirement.
*For a complete list of all Virginia Community College System (VCCS) passport transfer classes, please contact Counseling.
Approved Passport Course Roster

Select one course from each area of study.

Written Communication
  • ENG 111 - College Composition I

Humanities, Fine Arts, History
  • ART 101 - History and Appreciation of Art I
  • ART 102 - History and Appreciation of Art II
  • HIS 121 - United States History I
  • HIS 122 - United States History II

Social and Behavioral Sciences
  • ECO 201 - Principles of Macroeconomics
  • PLS 211 - U.S. Government I
  • PSY 200 - Principles of Psychology

Natural Sciences
  • BIO 101 - General Biology I
  • CHM 111 - General Chemistry I

  1. Quantitative/Statistics Pathway:
    MTH 154 - Quantitative Reasoning
    MTH 155 - Statsitical Reasoning
  2. Calculus Pathway:
    MTH 161/162 - Precalculus I/Precalculus II**
    MTH 167 - Precalculus with Trigonometry**
    MTH 245 - Statistics
    MTH 261 - Applied Calculus I
    MTH 263/264 - Calculus I/Calculus II

**MTH 161/162 and 167 should only be taken by students preparing for calculus or for four-year degree programs that require study in College Algebra/Precalculus. Precalculus may not satisfy general education and may not receive transfer credit.


James Madison University does not accept ENG 111 toward satisfaction of general education requirements.

Christopher Newport University does not accept MTH 154 toward satisfaction of general education requirements.

The College of William & Mary does not have a college-wide general education composition requirement. ENG 111 will not count toward satisfaction of general education requirements but students will receive generalized credit for the course.

Source: Passport Course Roster, October 3, 2019, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV)