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Transfer Partnerships with Universities

Transferring is easy. To help you reach your goal of earning a bachelor’s degree Pima has created transfer partnerships with several colleges and universities. By beginning your studies at Pima you receive an excellent education and save money.

Get started on a transfer program. Talk to a Pima advisor to find out how.

State Universities

Arizona State University

Location

Tempe, AZ

Programs Available

All

Program Delivery

Traditional classroom and some online programs

Maximum community college credits accepted

64 credits for most programs; 75 credits for BAS programs

Website

University Homepage (www.asu.edu)
ASU-PCC Transfer Page

Additional Information

Part of the Arizona statewide transfer system (aztransfer.com)

Offers Bachelor of Applied Science programs

Transfer Admission Guarantee (TAG) programs available - saves money on future tuition

Northern Arizona University

Location

Flagstaff, AZ 

Statewide location in Tucson, AZ

Programs Available

All

Program Delivery

Traditional classroom and some online programs

Maximum community college credits accepted

64 credits (most programs, though some programs accept 75 or 90 credits)

Website

University Homepage (www.nau.edu)
Extended University (extended.nau.edu)

Additional Information

Part of the Arizona statewide transfer system (aztransfer.com)

Offers Bachelor of Applied Science programs.  Up to 75 credits accepted

Offers 90-30 (3+1) Interdisciplinary Studies programs in Emergency Managment, Humanities, Intelligence Studies, Law Enforcement Management, Public Administration and Technology Management

Additional programs which accept 75-90 credits: RN to BSN (Nursing) and Dental Hygiene Completion Program.

View the Pima2NAU Joint Admissions Program, or search degrees at NAU's Extended Campuses.

Pima2NAU Scholarships available

University of Arizona

Location

Tucson, AZ

Programs Available

All

Program Delivery

Traditional classroom

Maximum community college credits accepted

64 credits;  up to 75 credits for UA South BAS programs

Website

University Homepage (www.arizona.edu)
Transfer Student page (admissions.arizona.edu/transfer)

Additional Information

Part of the Arizona statewide transfer system (aztransfer.com

A UA Bridge program is available for qualified students.

UA South offers Bachelor of Applied Science degrees along with B.A. and B.S. degrees

View Pima-UA Pathway programs, or search all UA degrees

Other Transfer Partners

Bellevue University

Location

Bellevue, NE

Programs Available

All

Program Delivery

Online

Maximum community college credits accepted

82 credits

Website

University Homepage (www.bellevue.edu)

Additional Information

Students who complete an associate degree will have those credits accepted for transfer toward a bachelor's degree.

Capella University

Location

Minneapolis, MN

Programs Available

Business, Technology, and Nursing areas

Program Delivery

Online

Maximum community college credits accepted

60 credits

Websites

University Homepage (www.capella.edu)

Additional Information

Students who complete an AA or AS are accepted into Capella's upper division Bachelor's program.

Chamberlain College of Nursing

Location

Phoenix, AZ

Programs Available

Nursing

Program Delivery

Online

Maximum community

college credits accepted

80 credits for the AAS degree; additional credits possible

Websites

College Homepage (www.chamberlain.edu/)
Pima transfer Page (www.chamberlain.edu/pimacommunitycollege)

Additional Information

10% tuition reduction and admission application fee waived for Pima AAS nursing graduates

Eastern New Mexico University

Location

Portales, NM

Programs Available

Applied Arts & Sciences, Aviation Studies, Business Administration (includes Emergency Medical Services Mgmt and Hospitality Mgmt), Nursing, Occupational Education, University Studies

Program Delivery

Online

Maximum community college credits accepted

74-95 credits depending on program

Website

University Homepage (www.enmu.edu)
Pima Transfer page (www.enmu.edu/future-students/pima/index.shtml)

Additional Information

AGEC meets general education requirements.

Students taking 6 or fewer credits per semester pay NM in-state tuition.

Advising sheets for online programs available through the Pima transfer page.

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University

Location

Daytona Beach, FL

Branch in Tucson, AZ (DMAFB), Sierra Vista (Ft. Huachuca Army Garrison), and Prescott, AZ

Programs Available

Aviation Business Administration, Aviation Maintenance, Professional Aeronautics, Technical Management

Program Delivery

Traditional classroom or online

Maximum community college credits accepted

Up to 63 credits depending on program

Website

University Homepage (www.erau.edu)
Tucson Campus Page (worldwide.erau.edu/campuses-online/tucson.html)

Additional Information

2+2 Transfer Tables are available from ERAU for programs in the agreement

Tucson contact information: (520)-747-5540; Tucson@erau.edu

Franklin University

Location

Columbus, OH

Programs Available

All - Includes program areas in Business, Health and Human Services, and Arts and Sciences

Program Delivery

Traditional classroom or online

Maximum community college credits accepted

84 credits

Websites

University Homepage (www.franklin.edu)
Pima Transfer Page (www.franklin.edu/pima)

Additional Information

Bachelor's degree can be completed in one year after transfer with 3+1 agreement

Scholarships are available

Jones International University

Location

Centennial, CO

Programs Available

Business Communication

Program Delivery

Online

Maximum community college credits accepted

60 credits

Website

University Homepage (www.jiu.edu)

Additional Information

JIU will award 60 semester hours toward lower division requirements of any undergraduate program for an earned associate degree

Kaplan University

Location

Davenport, IA

Programs Available

Arts and Science, Business and Management, Criminal Justice, Education, Health Science, Technology, Legal Studies, Nursing

Program Delivery

Online

Maximum community college credits accepted

75 credits

Website

University Homepage (www.cc.kaplan.edu)

Additional Information

Block transfer of 60 credits for any earned associate degree.

Credit for work and life experience is available

Park University

Location

Parkville, MO

Phoenix, AZ branch (Luke AFB)

Programs Available

Information and Computer Science, Management, Social Psychology, and more

Program Delivery

Accelerated traditional classroom and online

Maximum community college credits accepted

75 credits

Website

University Homepage (www.park.edu)

Additional Information

Online programs

Course Equivalency Guide

Plymouth State University

Location

Plymouth, NH

Programs Available

Master of Education

Program Delivery

Online

Maximum community college credits accepted

N/A

Websites

University Homepage (www.plymouth.edu)
Pima Transfer Page

Additional Information

Designed for post-baccalaureate teacher education students to earn a Master of Education

Up to 15 graduate credits may be earned through a portfolio based on Pima program requirements

Prescott College

Location

Prescott, AZ

Tucson, AZ

Programs Available

Education, Environmental Studies, Human Services, Humanities, Liberal Arts, Management, Psychology, and Sustainable Community Development

Program Delivery

Independent study with a mentor

Maximum community college credits accepted

Up to 90 credits depending on program

Website

College Homepage (www.prescott.edu)
Prescott College - Tucson Center

Additional Information

Adult Degree Program allows for highly individualized, non-traditional education 

Credit for work and life experience is available

Strayer University

Location

Saratoga Springs, NY

Programs Available

Accounting, Economics, Information Systems, International Business

Program Delivery

Online

Maximum community college credits accepted

84 credits

Website

University Homepage (www.strayer.edu)

Additional Information

Students who complete a Pima associate degree are exempted from the SU application fee

Students who complete an AA, ABus or AS degree will have met the Strayer lower division general education requirements.

University of Maryland University College

Location

Adelphi, MD

Programs Available

Accounting, Asian Studies, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Computer and Information Technology, Criminal Justice, Cybersecurity, Emergency Management, Finance, Fire Science, Gerontology, Global Business and Public Policy, Graphic Communication, Homeland Security, Investigative Forensics, Laboratory Management, Legal Studies, Political Science, Psychology and Social Science

Program Delivery

Online

Maximum community college credits accepted

70 credits

Website

University Homepage (www.umuc.edu)

Additional Information

More information about alliance partnerships and scholarship opportunities is available.

University of Phoenix

Location

Phoenix, AZ
Campuses in Tucson

Programs Available

Business, Education, Human Services, Nursing and Technology programs are available at a campus or online

Program Delivery

Traditional classroom and online

Maximum community college credits accepted

75 credits

Website

University Homepage (Phoenix.edu)
Pima Partnership Page (Phoenix.edu/PCC)

Additional Information

A 5% tuition reduction is available for all students who earn an associate's degree from Pima Community College.

Upper Iowa University

Location

Fayette, IA

Programs Available

All

Program Delivery

Traditional classroom, online or combination (hybrid)

Maximum community college credits accepted

Up to 78 with an earned associate degree

Website

University Homepage (www.uiu.edu)
Pima Transfer Information  
UIU Distance Education

Additional Information

The UIU application fee is waived 

The University offers six 8-week terms per year

Full-time students take just two courses per term and can earn 36 credits per year

Western International University

Location

Phoenix, AZ

Programs Available

Accounting, Behavioral Science, Business, Business Administration, Criminal Behavior, Informatics IT, Legal Studies, Management, Professional Communication

Program Delivery

Online

Maximum community college credits accepted

72 credits

Website

University Homepage (www.west.edu)
Transfer Info

Additional Information

Students who complete a PCC associate degree will have those credits accepted for transfer toward a bachelor's degree

A tuition grant  of $2500 is available for qualified students who have earned an associate degree

Contact WIU for details: (602) 429-1329