Articulation Agreement with Bucks County Community College -
BS Programs

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

Our agreement with BCCC features 30 transfer advising guides, providing you with seamless paths from nine associate degrees at BCCC into fifteen 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 BCCC 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:

Thirty program-to-program transfer advising guides, providing clear paths from nine different associate degrees at BCCC into fifteen different BS degree programs at USciences.

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

A.S. Biology

Intended USciences Major GPA Req. Add'l Req. ("B" grade or better) Transfer Guide
Biology 2.7 BIOL, MATH, COMP110 & 111 Exhibit 2
Biomedical Sciences 2.7 BIOL, MATH, COMP110 & 111 Exhibit 2
Microbiology 2.7 BIOL, MATH, COMP110 & 111 Exhibit 2
Environmental Science 2.7 BIOL, MATH, COMP110 & 111 Exhibit 3
Neuroscience 2.7 MTH140, PHYS106 & 107, BIOL121 & 122, PSYC110 Exhibit 30
Physics* 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH Exhibit 4
Biochemistry 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH Exhibit 5
Medical Humanities 2.5 COMP110 & 111 Exhibit 6
Pharmaceutical Sciences 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH  Exhibit 7
Pharmacology & Toxicology 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH Exhibit 8

A.A. Business Administration

Intended USciences Major GPA Req. Add'l Req. ("B" grade or better) Transfer Guide
Pharmaceutical Healthcare Business 2.5 NONE SPECIFIED Exhibit 29

A.S. Chemistry

Intended USciences Major GPA Req. Add'l Req. ("B" grade or better) Transfer Guide
Biochemistry 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH Exhibit 13
Chemistry 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH Exhibit 13
Pharmaceutical Chemistry 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH Exhibit 13
Physics* 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH Exhibit 14
Medical Humanities 2.5 COMP110 & 111 Exhibit 15

A.S. Engineering

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 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH Exhibit 18
Biochemistry 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH Exhibit 19
Chemistry 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH Exhibit 19
Pharmaceutical Chemistry 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH  Exhibit 19

A.A. Liberal Arts: General

Intended USciences Major GPA Req. Add'l Req. ("B" grade or better) Transfer Guide
Medical Humanities -- COMP110 & 111  Exhibit 27

A.S. Mathematics

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

A.S. Biomedical Sciences

Intended USciences Major GPA Req. Add'l Req. ("B" grade or better) Transfer Guide
Pharmacology & Toxicology 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH Exhibit 10
Medical Lab Science 2.9 NONE SPECIFIED Exhibit 11
Medical Humanities 2.5 COMP110 & 111  Exhibit 12
Neuroscience 2.7 MTH140, PHYS106 & 107, BIOL121 & 122, PSYC110 Exhibit 31
Pharmaceutical Sciences 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH  Exhibit 9

A.A. Psychology Pre-Prof Emphasis

Intended USciences Major GPA Req. Add'l Req. ("B" grade or better) Transfer Guide
Psychology 2.5 PSYC215, PSYC270 Exhibit 28

A.S. Science

Intended USciences Major GPA Req. Add'l Req. ("B" grade or better) Transfer Guide
Medical Humanities 2.5 COMP110 & 111 Exhibit 20
Biology 2.7 BIOL, MATH, COMP110 & 111 Exhibit 21
Biomedical Sciences 2.7 BIOL, MATH, COMP110 & 111 Exhibit 21
Microbiology 2.7 BIOL, MATH, COMP110 & 111 Exhibit 21
Biochemistry 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH Exhibit 22
Chemistry 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH  Exhibit 22
Pharmaceutical Chemistry 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH Exhibit 22
Physics* 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH Exhibit 23
Physics** 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH Exhibit 24
Pharmaceutical Sciences 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH Exhibit 25
Pharmacology & Toxicology 2.7 BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, MATH Exhibit 26

*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