Articulation Agreement with Montgomery County Community College

Your associate’s degree from Montgomery County Community College (MCCC) can lead seamlessly to a high-opportunity BS degree at USciences.

Through our agreement with MCCC, students can rapidly move toward careers or graduate study in more than a dozen exciting and rewarding areas of study, ranging from environmental science to biophysics to neuroscience.

You’ll benefit from

  • Guaranteed admission with junior status—reducing your time to degree
  • Special tuition pricing
  • Assistance from USciences faculty and staff in transferring
  • 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 MCCC 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 (with some exceptions); 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 eight different associate degrees at MCCC into fifteen different BS degree programs at USciences.

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

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 17

A.A. Liberal Studies

Intended USciences Major GPA Req. Add'l Req. ("B" grade or better) Transfer Guide
Medical Humanities 2.5 ENG101 & ENG102 Exhibit 16

A.S. Engineering Science

Intended USciences Major GPA Req. Add'l Req. ("B" grade or better) Transfer Guide
Physics** 2.7 BIO, CHE, PHY, MAT Exhibit 14

A.S. Life Science

Intended USciences Major GPA Req. Add'l Req. ("B" grade or better) Transfer Guide
Microbiology 2.7 BIO, MAT, ENG101&102 Exhibit 5
Environmental Science 2.7 BIO, MAT, ENG101&102 Exhibit 6
Medical Laboratory Science 2.9 NONE SPECIFIED Exhibit 7
Medical Humanities 2.5 ENG101&102 Exhibit 8
Neuroscience 2.7 MAT190, PHY121&122, BIO151&152, and PSY101 Exhibit 18

A.S. Life Science (Biomedical Science Contentration)

Intended USciences Major GPA Req. Add'l Req. ("B" grade or better) Transfer Guide
Biology 2.7 BIO, MAT, ENG101&102 Exhibit 2
Biomedical Sciences 2.7 BIO, MAT, ENG101&102 Exhibit 2
Pharmaceutical Sciences 2.7 BIO, CHE, PHY, MAT Exhibit 3
Pharmacology & Toxicology 2.7 BIO, CHE, PHY, MAT Exhibit 4

A.S. Mathematics

Intended USciences Major GPA Req. Add'l Req. ("B" grade or better) Transfer Guide
Physics** 2.7 BIO, CHE, PHY, MAT Exhibit 13

A.S. Physical Sciences

Intended USciences Major GPA Req. Add'l Req. ("B" grade or better) Transfer Guide
Physics** 2.7 BIO, CHE, PHY, MAT Exhibit 10
Biochemistry 2.7 BIO, CHE, PHY, MAT Exhibit 11
Chemistry 2.7 BIO, CHE, PHY, MAT Exhibit 11
Pharmaceutical Chemistry 2.7 BIO, CHE, PHY, MAT Exhibit 11
Medical Humanities 2.5 ENG101&102 Exhibit 12
Physics* 2.7 BIO, CHE, PHY, MAT Exhibit 9

A.S. Psychology

Intended USciences Major GPA Req. Add'l Req. ("B" grade or better) Transfer Guide
Psychology 2.5 None Specified Exhibit 15

*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