StraighterLine combines a $99/month membership with a guaranteed credit pathway to WGU - College of Health Professions. Courses start at $59 and include the eTextbook at no additional cost.
|Course Name at WGU - College of Health Professions||Course Name at StraighterLine||Credits Transferred|
|American Politics and the US ConstitutionNotes: For BS, Health Information Management and Nursing (RN to BSN) programs only.||American Government - POLS101||3|
|Anatomy and Physiology INotes: All Nursing programs.||Anatomy & Physiology I - BIO201|
– AND –Anatomy & Physiology I Lab - BIO201L
|Anatomy and Physiology II Notes: All Nursing programs.||Anatomy & Physiology II - BIO202|
– AND –Anatomy & Physiology II Lab - BIO202L
|Applied Health Care StatisticsNotes: For BS, Nursing (Pre-Licensure) program only.||Business Statistics - MAT150||3|
|Applied Probability and StatisticsNotes: For BS, Health Information Management program only.||Business Statistics - MAT150||3|
|Clinical Microbiology Notes: For Nursing programs only||Microbiology - BIO250|
– AND –Microbiology Lab - BIO250L
|College AlgebraNotes: For BS, Health Information Management program only.||College Algebra - MAT101||3|
|English Composition I|
– OR –English Composition IINotes: For all BS, Health Sciences programs.
|English Composition I - ENG101||3|
|Introduction to BiologyNotes: For BS, Health Information Management program only.||Introduction to Biology - BIO101|
– AND –Introduction to Biology Lab - BIO101L
|Introduction to CommunicationNotes: For all BS, Health Sciences programs.||Introduction to Communication - COM101||3|
|Introduction to HumanitiesNotes: For all BS, Health Sciences programs.||Introduction to Philosophy - PHIL101||3|
|Introduction to PharmacologyNotes: For BS, Health Information Management and Nursing (Pre-Licensure) programs only.||Pharmacology - PHARM103||3|
|Introduction to PsychologyNotes: For all BS, Health Sciences programs.||Introduction to Psychology - PSY101||3|
|Introduction to SociologyNotes: For all BS, Nursing programs.||Introduction to Sociology - SOC101||3|
|Organizational BehaviorNotes: For BS, Health Information Management program only.||Organizational Behavior - BUS120||3|
|Survey of US Constitution and GovernmentNotes: For BS, Nursing (Pre-Licensure) program only.||American Government - POLS101||3|
Students need a minimum grade of 70% to be eligible to transfer courses from StraighterLine to Western Governors University- College of Health Professions; however, students transferring into the pre-licensure nursing program need a minimum grade of 73% to be eligle to transfer. Please contact WGU Advisors at 1.866.225.5948 for any questions.
The tuition credit is $50 per course for the first four (4) StraighterLine courses transferred upon admission to WGU ($200 maximum). To qualify, courses must be (1) completed before his or her first term of enrollment at WGU and (2) eligible for transfer to WGU. WGU applies the tuition credit to the student's first-term tuition bill at WGU.
Students who have previously taken StraighterLine's PHY251 - General Physics II course may transfer these credits to WGU - College of Health Professions as UBC1 - Introduction to Physics (For Health Informatics program only). Students who have previously taken StraighterLine's PHY251L - General Physics II with Lab course may transfer these credits to WGU - College of Health Professions as UBC1/UBT1 - Introduction to Physics and Lab (For Health Informatics program only).
Once a student establishes AAV (academic activity verification) or confirms which courses they will complete at WGU, WGU is unable to transfer in additional coursework.