Articulation Agreement with Delaware County Community College

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

Our agreement with DCCC features 20 transfer advising guides, providing you with seamless paths from five associate degrees at DCCC into fourteen 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 DCCC 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

Twenty program-to-program transfer advising guides, providing clear paths from five different associate degrees at DCCC into fourteen different BS degree programs at USciences.

The exhibits provides the curriculum pathway for DCCC 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/Natural Science

Intended USciences Major GPA Req. Add'l Req. ("B" grade or better) Transfer Guide
Biology 2.7 BIO, MAT, ENG100 & 112 Exhibit 2
Biomedical Sciences 2.7 BIO, MAT, ENG100 & 112 Exhibit 2
Microbiology 2.7 BIO, MAT, ENG100 & 112 Exhibit 2
Environmental Science 2.7 BIO, MAT, ENG100 & 112 Exhibit 3
Physics* 2.7 BIO, CHE, PHY, MAT Exhibit 4
Physics** 2.7 CHE, PHY, MAT Exhibit 5
Biochemistry 2.7 BIO, CHE, PHY, MAT Exhibit 6
Chemistry 2.7 BIO, CHE, PHY, MAT Exhibit 6
Pharmaceutical Chemistry 2.7 BIO, CHE, PHY, MAT Exhibit 6
Medical Humanities 2.5 ENG100 & 112 Exhibit 7
Pharmaceutical Sciences 2.7 BIO, CHE, PHY, MAT Exhibit 8
Pharmacology & Toxicology 2.7 BIO, CHE, PHY, MAT Exhibit 9
Neuroscience 2.7 MAT160, PHY110 & 111, BIO110 & 111, PSY140 Exhibit 10

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 20

A.S. Engineering

Intended USciences Major GPA Req. Add'l Req. ("B" grade or better) Transfer Guide
Physics* 2.7 BIO, CHE, PHY, MAT Exhibit 16
Physics** 2.7 BIO, CHE, PHY, MAT Exhibit 17
Biochemistry 2.7 BIO, CHE, PHY, MAT Exhibit 18
Chemistry 2.7 BIO, CHE, PHY, MAT Exhibit 18
Pharmaceutical Chemistry 2.7 BIO, CHE, PHY, MAT Exhibit 18

A.S. Science for Health Professions

Intended USciences Major GPA Req. Add'l Req. ("B" grade or better) Transfer Guide
Biology 2.7 BIO, MAT, ENG100 & 112 Exhibit 11
Biomedical Sciences 2.7 BIO, MAT, ENG100 & 112 Exhibit 11
Microbiology 2.7 BIO, MAT, ENG100 & 112 Exhibit 11
Medical Humanities 2.5 ENG100 & 112 Exhibit 12
Pharmaceutical Sciences 2.7 BIO, CHE, PHY, MAT Exhibit 13
Pharmacology & Toxicology 2.7 BIO, CHE, PHY, MAT Exhibit 14
Neuroscience 2.7 MAT160, PHY110 & 111, BIO110 & 111, PSY140 Exhibit 15

A.S. Psychology

Intended USciences Major GPA Req. Add'l Req. ("B" grade or better) Transfer Guide
Psychology 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