Our four-year partner schools from A to Z

Seamlessly transfer from Montco to any of these four-year partner schools

Thanks to Montco's partnership with almost 20 four-year institutions, a Montco associate degree will take care of most, if not all, of required general education courses. Our program-to-program agreements allow Montco graduates to transfer seamlessly to a four-year institution, oftentimes with junior status. See specific college for more details.

 

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Albright College

Albright is a private, liberal arts college located in Reading, Pa (about 30 minutes from West Campus in Pottstown and an hour from Central Campus, in Blue Bell). As a student at Albright:
  • Montco students must graduate with an A.A. or an A.S. degree.
  • Montco graduates have all General Education requirements waived, with the exception of the foreign language and upper division interdisciplinary requirements (Synthesis requirement.)
  • The foreign language requirement of 1-3 courses may be completed either at Montco or at Albright (Spanish, French, German, or Chinese at Montco; Latin and Ancient Greek are also offered at Albright.)

Arcadia University

Located in Glenside, Pa (about 45 minutes from West Campus and 20 minutes from Central Campus), Arcadia is a private university. As a student at Arcadia:
  • Montco students may graduate with any degree (A.A., A.S., A.A.S., A.G.S., or A.F.A.).
  • Montco graduates have all General Education requirements waived, with the exception of the Global Connections Experience and Reflection as well as the Senior Capstone Course.
  • Students must earn a B or better in ENG 101 or they may be required to complete a placement exam, which may indicate that an additional writing course is required.

Bellevue University

Bellevue University is a private, non-profit university located in Bellevue, Neb., although a significant portion of their students complete their degrees online. As a student at Bellevue:
  • Montco students may graduate with any degree (A.A., A.S., A.A.S., A.G.S., or A.F.A.).
  • All of the requirements of the undergraduate general education are waived, with the exception of the three-course Kirkpatrick Signature series requirement.

Cabrini University

Cabrini University is a Roman Catholic liberal arts college located in Radnor Township, Pa (about 30 minutes from West Campus and 25 minutes from Central Campus). As a student at Cabrini:
  • Montco students must graduate with an A.A., A.S., or specific A.A.S. degree (Early Childhood Education, Accounting, Criminal Justice, Human Services, Management or Marketing).
  • All of the requirements of the undergraduate general education are waived, with the exception of Seminar 300 (The Common Good), as well as three credits of Religious Studies.
  • Students may opt to take PHI 215 Comparative Religions at Montco which will waive their Religious Studies requirement at Cabrini.

Cheyney University

Cheyney University is a historically black university that is part of the PASSHE state university system and that is located in Cheyney, Pa (about 50 minutes from West Campus and 45 minutes from Central Campus). As a student at Cheyney:
  • Montco students must graduate with an A.A., A.S., A.F.A., or A.A.S. degree (with the exception of education which requires the normal admissions process).
  • All of the requirements of the undergraduate general education are waived.

Delaware Valley University

Delaware Valley University is an independent, interdisciplinary college located in Doylestown, Pa (about 1 hour from West Campus and 25 minutes from Central Campus). As a student at Delaware Valley:
  • Montco students must graduate with an A.A., A.S., A.F.A., or A.A.S. degree.
  • All of the requirements of the undergraduate general education are waived.

DeSales University

DeSales University is a Roman Catholic university located in Center Valley, Pa (about 1 hour from West Campus and 45 minutes from Central Campus). As a student at DeSales:
  • Montco students must graduate with an A.A. or an A.S. degree (with the exception of education which requires the normal admissions process).
  • All of the requirements of the undergraduate general education are waived, with the exception of Intermediate Theology and Values Seminar.

Eastern University

Eastern University is a coeducational Christian university in St. Davids, Pennsylvania (about 30 minutes from West Campus and 25 minutes from Central Campus). As a student at Eastern:
  • Montco students must graduate with an A.A. or A.S. or an A.A.S. in specified fields (Criminal Justice or Human Services degree).
  • Eastern agrees to accept the general education courses from Montco degrees toward the fulfillment of Eastern's undergraduate general education requirements. Given the large number of general education courses required at Eastern, most students will have general education courses to complete at Eastern. There are four general ed courses about Christianity only offered at Eastern.

Gwynedd Mercy University

Gwynedd Mercy University is a liberal arts Catholic university located in Gwynedd Valley, Pa (about 50 minutes from West Campus and 10 minutes from Central Campus). As a student at Gwynedd Mercy:
  • Montco students must graduate with an A.A. or A.S. degree or an A.A.S. in the following programs: Nursing; Medical Laboratory Technician; Human Services.
  • All of the requirements of the undergraduate general education are waived, except for two signature GMercyU courses.
  • For students in the Nursing program, if all general education requirements are met, only one Signature course is required.

Kutztown University

Kutztown University is a public state university located in Kutztown, Pa (about 45 minutes from West Campus and an hour from Central Campus). As a student at Kutztown:
  • Montco students must graduate with an A.A., A.S., or A.F.A. degree.
  • All general education requirements will be applied to KU's general education requirements; however, based on your program of study, some general education courses may still remain.

LaSalle University

LaSalle University is a Roman Catholic university located in Philadelphia (about 50 minutes from West Campus and 30 minutes from Central Campus). As a student at LaSalle:
  • Montco students must graduate with an A.A., A.S., A.F.A., or an A.A.S. in Criminal Justice with a minimum GPA requirement of 2.5. Degrees from the School of Nursing and Health Sciences are not part of this Agreement.
  • All of the requirements of the undergraduate general education are waived, with the exception of religion and philosophy courses (unless completed at Montco with PHI 215 Comparative Religions).

Peirce College

Peirce College s a private, not-for-profit college, focused on non-traditional students and is located in Philadelphia (about 50 minutes from West Campus and 40 minutes from Central Campus). As a student at Peirce:
  • Montco students must earn an A.A. or A.S. degree.
  • All of the requirements of the undergraduate general education are waived.

Strayer University

Strayer University is a private, for-profit higher education institution with a location conveniently located in King of Prussia, Pa (about 30 minutes from West Campus and 20 minutes from Central Campus). As a student at Strayer:
  • Montco students must have earned an A.A., A.S., A.G.S., or A.A.S. degree.
  • Students completing an A.A. or an A.S. degree at Montco will have met all lower division general education requirements.

Temple University

Temple University is a comprehensive public research university with nine campus locations (including three international campuses). Many MCCC students elect to attend Temple-Ambler (about 45 minutes from West Campus and 15 minutes from Central Campus) or Temple's Main Campus in North Philadelphia (about 50 minutes from West Campus and 40 minutes from Central Campus). As a student at Temple:
  • Montco students must earn an A.A. or an A.S. degree.
  • All of the requirements of the undergraduate general education are waived.

Villanova University

Villanova University is a private, Catholic University located in Radnor Township, Pa (about 35 minutes from West Campus and 30 minutes from Central Campus). Villanova's Office of Part-Time Studies allows for part-time adult students to complete a Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies degree in one of four areas (General Studies, Information Systems, Leadership, and Media and Technology). For students who have earned their associate's degree, this degree can be completed within three years of part-time coursework. As a student at Villanova:
  • Montco students must earn an A.A. or A.S. degree.
  • All of the requirements of the undergraduate general education are waived, with the exceptions of Theology 1050 (Christianity: Tradition and Transitions) and CHS100 (Core Humanities Seminar: Ancient, Medieval, and Renaissance Thought).

West Chester University

West Chester University is located in West Chester, Pa (about 45 minutes from West Campus and 40 minutes from Central Campus). As a student at West Chester:
  • Montco students must earn an A.A. or A.S. degree.
  • Any student with an Associate of Art or Associate of Science degree from any of the 14 Pennsylvania community colleges will have the first 45 credits of general education requirements waived at WCU. Students are still required to complete the Diversity and Writing Emphasis requirements, which must be taken at WCU. Also, students must take any prerequisites and/or major/minor related requirements that are considered general education courses. The following requirements will be waived with this policy:

    WRT 120 (3)
    WRT 200-level course (3)
    Communications (3)
    Mathematics (3)
    Humanities (6)

    Behavioral and Social Science (6)
    Science (6)
    Arts (3)
    Interdisciplinary (3)
    Student electives (9)

Wilmington University

Wilmington University is a private, non-profit research institute that offers over 25 bachelor's degree programs on its Wilmington campus (about one hour from West Campus and one hour from Central Campus) as well as 17 programs of study completely online. As a student at Wilmington:
  • Montco students must earn an associate's (A.A., A.S., A.A.S., or A.F.A.) degree.
  • All of the requirements of the undergraduate general education are waived.