Transfer Credits from BC3

BC3 credits are recognized by public, private, state-related, and online colleges and universities. If you plan your transfer from the start, you’ll save both time and money.

Steps to Transfer

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What are your career interests?

Find a major that interests you. Explore career options with Focus 2 and with Career Services. You can also view BC3 transfer programs on our website.

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Search for a college that meets your criteria

Visit Peterson's, or College Board. Check out BC3's event calendar for upcoming transfer visits and events.

Explore unique partnerships with Bachelor’s Degree Completion programs that give students the opportunity to earn a bachelor’s degree without leaving home.

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We are here to help you.

Speak to a transfer advisor at BC3 either by phone or email to assist you with the transfer process. Your academic advisor at BC3 can also provide guidance. Contact the Transfer Admissions Office of the school you would like to attend to schedule a visit to see if the school is right for you.

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When you apply...

Have you found a school that interests you and you are ready to apply? You will need to request your official transcripts.

Featured Transfer Agreements

Robert Morris University - RMU Gateway Program

Take up to 12-credits of RMU coursework toward your bachelor's degree at BC3's tuition rate while enrolled in your associate degree program or on RMU's campus. RMU Gateway students are also eligible for scholarships from $3,000-$12,000 per year based on GPA. Interested in the RMU Gateway Program? Let us know here.

Saint Francis University

BC3 @ Brockway students studying business administration, business management, or office administration-executive can transfer up to 98 credits to earn a B.S. in Organizational Leadership.

Slippery Rock University

There are 32 formal academic pathways from BC3 to Slippery Rock University. Students can transfer credits earned toward a bachelor's degree in one of 15 different area of study.

All Transfer Agreements

View details about the institutions and programs below:

BC3 Transfer Agreements with Local Institutions

PA Statewide Transfer Agreements

Students who complete an associate degree from BC3 in one of the following qualifying programs can transfer to any of the 14 PA State System of Higher Education (PASSHE) universities with junior standing:

  • Business Administration, A.S.
  • Computer Science, A.S.
Education and Behavioral Sciences
  • Early Childhood Education (Pre K-4), A.A.
  • Psychology, A.A.
  • Social Work, A.A.

Liberal Arts

  • Communications, A.A.
  • Criminology, A.A.
  • English, A.A.
  • History, A.A. 
  • Biological Science, A.S. 
  • Chemistry, A.S.
  • Mathematics, A.S.

Many other PA colleges and universities participate in statewide articulation agreements. Visit to explore transfer equivalencies:

Penn State Commonwealth Campuses Transfer Agreements

Students who complete an associate degree from BC3 in one of the following qualifying programs can transfer all credits to any of the 19 Penn State Commonwealth Campuses in these programs:

  • Business Administration, A.S. > Business, B.S.
  • Computer Science, A.S.  > Computer Science, A.S.
Health Care
  • Nursing, R.N., A.A.S. > Nursing, R.N., B.S. 
Humanities & Social Sciences
  • Criminology, A.A. > Administration of Justice, B.S. 
  • Communications, A.A.  > Communications, B.A. 
  • English, A.A.  > English, B.A.
  • General Studies, A.A. > Human Development and Family Studies, B.S.
  • Psychology, A.A.  > Psychology, B.A. OR Psychology, B.S.

PSU Shenango Additional Agreements

Students who attend BC3 @ LindenPointe can transfer credits to Penn State Shenango in these programs:

  • Administration of Justice, B.S. 
  • Business, B.S.
  • Human Development and Family Studies, B.S.
  • Letters, Arts, and Sciences, B.A.
  • Nursing, R.N., B.S.

Online Program Transfer Agreements

Franklin University

Transfer Friendly: With several 3+1 pathways see how you can transfer up to 94-credits into a bachelor's degree with Franklin University.

Schedule an Appointment to Learn More: Contact Franklin University transfer admissions or text 614-714-1904

Free to Apply: Submit an application.

Southern New Hampshire University

Tuition Discount: On top of taking advantage of some of the most affordable online tuition rates in the nation, you’ll also receive a 10% discount.

Transfer Friendly: Transfer up to 90-credits toward your bachelor’s degree and up to 12-credits toward your master’s degree. Explore school specific guided pathways to maximize your credits.

Expert Instruction: Learn relevant, in-demand skills and knowledge from instructors with real-world industry experience.

Unparalleled Support: Count on support from your academic advisor, tutors, career advisors and a host of dedicated student resources.

Book a one-on-one appointment with Cindie Sylvester from Southern New Hampshire University to discuss our partnership, transfer process for online degrees, and more.

Western Governors University (WGU)

Time Saving: Earn your Bachelor's degree online in Business, IT, Education and Healthcare, in about a year starting at $7,510 after transferring an associate degree from BC3.

Countless Benefits: Learn more about the benefits of the Partnership and degrees offered.

Scholarship Opportunity: BC3 graduates are eligible to apply for the $2,500 Community College Partnership Scholarship

Flexible: WGU starts the first of every month so start when you are ready. Affordable, flexible, Student-centric pathways.

Free to Apply: Apply for free, and request to have your transcripts pulled by WGU for free.

Transfer Friendly: BC3 credits transfer generously. Learn more about the benefits of transferring to WGU.

To discuss our partnership, transfer process for online degrees, and more contact Fred Vonderlage or Krista Spencer

Additional Transfer Options


Visit to create your student account and obtain comprehensive transfer information about transferring to or from participating Pennsylvania colleges and universities.

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