Purchase College Transfer Agreement
Associate’s Degree Required: Yes
Transfer Agreement Highlights:
- Students must graduate from Westchester Community College.
- WCC students who graduate with an A.A. or A.S. degree with a minimum GPA of 2.5 will be guaranteed acceptance to Purchase College and will transfer with junior standing.
- By virtue of completion of an A.A. or A.S. degree at WCC, all students are waived of the lower level general education/core requirements at Purchase College
- A minimum of 60 credits from the associate degree will be applied toward the completion of the articulated Purchase College bachelor’s degree program. If all credits do not count for requirements in the major, they will then count as elective credit toward the degree.
Purchase College offers a $1,000 transfer scholarship to any WCC graduate with a GPA of at least 2.5. The scholarships are good for up to two years (Junior/Senior status). Scholarships are offered on a first come first serve basis and are limited in number. For more information about Purchase College scholarships, go to www.purchase.edu/offices/student-financial-services/scholarships/
For Westchester Community College Scholarship information, go to www.sunywcc.edu/scholarships
NOTE: The list below represents the current program to program articulations in place.
|Westchester Community College Associate’s Degree and Award Type||Purchase College Bachelor’s Degree and Degree Type|
|Liberal Arts & Sciences: Humanities – English||A.A.||Literature||B.A.|
|Liberal Arts & Sciences: Mathematics and Science – Biology||A.S.||Biology||B.A.|
|Liberal Arts & Sciences: Social Science – Anthropology||A.A.||Anthropology||B.A.|
|Liberal Arts & Sciences: Social Science – Economics||A.A.||Economics||B.A.|
|Liberal Arts & Sciences: Social Science – Psychology||A.A.||Psychology||B.A.|
|Liberal Arts & Sciences: Social Science – Sociology||A.A.||Sociology||B.A.|