Montgomery County Community College has further expanded opportunities for students to transfer to four-year colleges in the Philadelphia region by signing an agreement with University of the Sciences in Philadelphia.
Through the agreement, MCCC students in good academic standing who complete their associate’s degree in any one of seven programs can select from fourteen different bachelor’s degree programs at USciences.
“The University of the Sciences has an outstanding reputation for preparing students as leaders and practitioners in the healthcare fields and sciences,” said MCCC President Kevin Pollock, Ph.D. “We are very pleased to partner with USciences and provide MCCC students with expanded opportunities to continue their education right here in the Philadelphia region.”
“Through this partnership with Montgomery County Community College, we are delighted to provide access for qualified MCCC students to a variety of majors at USciences in order for these students to earn bachelor of science degrees and continue their pathway to rewarding career opportunities,” said USciences President Paul Katz, M.D.
The transfer agreement is open to MCCC students receiving associate of science degrees in Business Administration, Engineering Science, Life Science, Physical Sciences, or Psychology; in addition to associate of art degrees in Liberal Studies or Mathematics. Students can transfer into USciences bachelor’s programs including Biochemistry, Biology, Biomedical Sciences, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Humanities and Science, Medical Laboratory Science, Microbiology, Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Business, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pharmacology and Toxicology, Physics or Psychology.
Photo Caption: Montgomery County Community College President Kevin Pollock (left) celebrates the signing of the transfer agreement with University of the Sciences President Paul Katz (right).