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Transfer Students

Where can you go from here?

You deserve credit for pursuing your education and reaching your goals. At Central Penn, our transfer process is fast, seamless and simple for graduates of community colleges and other two-year institutions. Students completing their associate or specialized associate degree from the institutions below are eligible to participate. Wherever you begin your education, finishing it with a degree from Central Penn is a valuable advantage.

Students from identified high schools and other accredited two-year and four-year institutions can apply up to 75 of their credits to a Central Penn bachelor's degree and up to 50 percent of credits for an associate degree. PTA and OTA transfer students can apply a maximum of 33 credits. Students from high schools with articulation agreements can transfer up to 12 credits. Zero level courses do not count toward graduation and will not transfer.

Students are provided with an evaluation of what is needed to complete their degree requirements. Central Penn College does not accept credits from institutions that do not hold accreditation.

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Institutions with Direct Transfer Agreements

  • HACC (formerly Harrisburg Area Community College)
  • Lehigh Carbon Community College
  • Northampton Community College
  • Strayer University
  • Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology

Institutions with Articulation Agreements for Transfer

Berks Technical Institute Information Technology
Brightwood Career Institute Criminal Justice
Consolidated School of Business Health
Legal
Criminal Justice
Information Technology
Communications
Dubois Business College Accounting
Business
Corporate Communications
Criminal Justice
Homeland Security Managmenet
IT
HACC
Harrisburg Area Community College
Dual Admission Agreement 
Accounting
Business
Criminal Justice
Legal Studies
Humanities
HACC
Harrisburg Area Community College
Police Recruit Academy 
Criminal Justice
Keystone Technical Institute Business
Criminal Justice
Accounting
Information Technology
Lackawanna College Accounting
Business
Criminal Justice
Information Technology
Communications
Lansdale School of Business Accounting
Business
Information Technology
Legal Studies
Humanities
Math & Science
Laurel Business Institute Accounting
Business
Health
Legal
Criminal Justice
Information Technology
Communications
LCCC
Lehigh Carbon Community College
Dual Agreement 
Humanities
Math & Science
Homeland Security
Lincoln Technical Institute Business
Health Science
Legal Studies
Criminal Justice
Information Technology
Communications
McCann School of Business & Technology  Business
Health Science
Legal Studies
Criminal Justice
Information Technology
Communications
Pace Institute Accounting
Business
Criminal Justice
Pennsylvania School of Business Communications
Accounting
Business
Health Science
Legal Studies
Criminal Justice
Information Technology
Pittsburgh Technical Institute Accounting
Business
Corporate Communications
Criminal Justice
Information Technology
Legal Studies
Rosemont College Homeland Security Management
South Hills School of Business & Technology  Accounting
Business
Corporate Communications
Criminal Justice
Homeland Security Management
Information Technology
StraighterLine, Inc.   
Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology  Applicable 2 yr & 4 yr Programs

High Schools with an Articulation Agreement in place

Berks Career & Technology Center
Carlisle High School 
Cedar Cliff High School
Center for the Arts & Technology - Brandywine
Center for the Arts & Technology - Pickering
Central York High School 
Cumberland Perry Area Vocational Technical School 
Cumberland Valley High School 
Dauphin County Technical School
East Pennsboro Area High School 
Elizabethtown High School 
Erie County Technical School
Franklin County Career & Technology Center
Gettysburg Area High School
Greenwood High School 
Halifax Area High School 
Juniata County School District High School Divisions
Lampeter-Strasburg High School
Line Mountain High School 
Manheim Central High School
Midd-west High School
Mifflinburg Area High School
Newport High School
North Schuylkill Junior/Senior High School 
Pine Grove High School 
Pottsville Area High School 
Red Land High School
Red Lion Area High School 
Southern Huhtingdon County High School 
Waynesboro Area High School
West Perry High School 

Transfer Agreement Principles

  • The agreements only apply to students who have completed a degree from the sending institution with a 2.0 GPA or above.
  • Students wishing to transfer without a degree may choose do so, however, Central Penn looks at your college credits on a course-by-course basis for transfer consideration.
  • Central Penn follows a rolling admissions policy.
  • Students transferring to Central Penn College must complete the application and interview process with an admissions counselor.
  • 0-level courses do not count toward graduation and will not transfer.
  • Courses with a grade of "C" or better are applicable for transfer. Pass/Fail courses are not applicable for transfer.
  • Central Penn utilizes a course-by-course match to identify remaining coursework for students.

Transfer Student Scholarship

Transfer Student Scholarships are available to full-time students who have completed at least 30 academic credits at another accredited institution. Scholarship recipients will be awarded $1,000 to be applied to their first three terms of tuition. Transfer Student Scholarships are awarded to all qualifying student applicants. Additional scholarship opportunities are available.

 

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