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    Articulation Agreement with Brookdale Community College

    The partnership between USciences and Brookdale Community College (Brookdale) leverages the strengths of each institution—opening up a broad range of educational and career opportunities.

    Our agreement with Brookdale features 19 transfer advising guides, providing you with seamless paths from six associate degrees at Brookdale into thirteen USciences bachelor degree programs.

    You’ll benefit from

    • Guaranteed admission with junior status—reducing your time to bachelor’s degree
    • Special tuition pricing
    • Advising and application assistance throughout the transfer process
    • Campus visit opportunities
    • Merit scholarships (with a 3.0 GPA or higher)
    • Phi Theta Kappa scholarships (with a 3.5 GPA or higher)
    • Application fee waiver

    Requirements

    • You must complete the courses in your associate’s degree from Brookdale within three years immediately preceding matriculation to USciences; students taking more than three years can still transfer under this agreement pending USciences departmental approval.
    • You can transfer a maximum of 90 credits to USciences.
    • You must achieve the minimum cumulative GPA required for admission into a specific USciences BS program.
    • You must earn a minimum grade of C to transfer a course to USciences; a minimum grade of B for specific core courses may be required for admission into specific USciences BS programs.

    For more information, contact the Transfer Admission Office at transfer@usciences.edu or 888-996-8747.

    Degree programs included in this agreement

    Nineteen program-to-program transfer advising guides, providing clear paths from six different associate degrees at Brookdale into thirteen different BS degree programs at USciences.

    The exhibits provides the curriculum pathway for Brookdale students who complete a specific associate degree to enter a specific major at the junior level, and lessen the time to degree.

    A.S. Mathematics/Science, Biology Option

    Intended USciences Major GPA Req. Add'l Req. ("B" grade or better) Transfer Guide
    Biology 2.7 BIOL, MATH, ENGL121 & 122 Exhibit 2
    Biomedical Sciences 2.7 BIOL, MATH, ENGL121 & 122 Exhibit 2
    Microbiology 2.7 BIOL, MATH, ENGL121 & 122 Exhibit 2
    Environmental Science 2.7 BIOL, MATH, ENGL121 & 122 Exhibit 3
    Neuroscience 2.7 MATH171, PHYS111 & 112, BIOL101 & 102, PSYC105 Exhibit 4
    Biochemistry 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH Exhibit 5
    Medical Humanities 2.5 ENGL121 & 122 Exhibit 6
    Pharmaceutical Sciences 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH Exhibit 7
    Pharmacology & Toxicology 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH Exhibit 8

    A.S. Mathematics/Science, Chemistry Option

    Intended USciences Major GPA Req. Add'l Req. ("B" grade or better) Transfer Guide
    Biochemistry 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH Exhibit 15
    Chemistry 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH Exhibit 15
    Pharmaceutical Chemistry 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH Exhibit 15
    Physics* 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH Exhibit 16

    A.S. Mathematics/Science, Environmental Science Option

    Intended USciences Major GPA Req. Add'l Req. ("B" grade or better) Transfer Guide
    Environmental Science 2.7 BIOL, MATH, ENGL121 & 122 Exhibit 20

    A.S. Mathematics/Science, Physics Option

    Intended USciences Major GPA Req. Add'l Req. ("B" grade or better) Transfer Guide
    Physics* 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH Exhibit 17
    Physics** 2.7 CHEM, PHYS, MATH Exhibit 18

    A.S. Mathematics/Science, Science Option

    Intended USciences Major GPA Req. Add'l Req. ("B" grade or better) Transfer Guide
    Biology 2.7 BIOL, MATH, ENGL121 & 122 Exhibit 9
    Biomedical Sciences 2.7 BIOL, MATH, ENGL121 & 122 Exhibit 9
    Microbiology 2.7 BIOL, MATH, ENGL121 & 122 Exhibit 9
    Neuroscience 2.7 MATH171, PHYS111 & 112, BIOL101 & 102, PSYC105 Exhibit 10
    Biochemistry 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH Exhibit 11
    Chemistry 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH Exhibit 11
    Pharmaceutical Chemistry 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH Exhibit 11
    Physics* 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH Exhibit 12
    Pharmaceutical Sciences 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH Exhibit 13
    Pharmacology & Toxicology 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH Exhibit 14

    A.S. Business Administration

    Intended USciences Major GPA Req. Add'l Req. ("B" grade or better) Transfer Guide
    Pharmaceutical Healthcare Business 2.5 NONE SPECIFIED Exhibit 19

    *Includes: Biophysics, Medical Phys, Pre-Med
    **Includes: General, Material SC, Astrophysics

     

    Contact:

    Admission Office

    Address:

    University of the Sciences
    600 South 43rd Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19104-4495

    Phone:

    888-996-8747

    Email:

    transfer@usciences.edu