Pitt-Bradford and Jamestown Community College have signed a transfer
agreement enabling students with an associate degree to seamlessly transfer
into Pitt-Bradford’s bachelor’s of arts degree program in general studies.
The two colleges have also updated
their other articulation agreements, which prepare JCC graduates for entry into
Pitt-Bradford bachelor’s degree programs in accounting, applied mathematics,
biology, biology education (7-12), broadcast communications, business,
computer, and information technology (K-12), business management, chemistry,
chemistry education (7-12), computer information systems and technology,
criminal justice, early level education (pre-K), economics, English education
(7-12), environmental education (7-12), environmental studies, health and
physical education (7-12), history/political science, hospitality management,
human relations, interdisciplinary arts, mathematics education (7-12), nursing,
psychology, public relations, social sciences, social studies education (7-12),
sociology, sport and recreation management, sports medicine, and writing.
Each agreement guarantees acceptance
of JCC students who successfully complete up to 75 transferable credit hours
and meet other requirements specific to each bachelor’s degree program.
The agreements also stipulate junior
standing for students who transfer a minimum of 60 credit hours, and guarantee
the opportunity to complete the bachelor’s degree in four semesters at
Pitt-Bradford to JCC students who complete specified courses as part of their associate
Pitt-Bradford has a student
enrollment of 1,500 students and offers 42 majors and more than 50 minors. An
overview of all Pitt-Bradford articulation agreements can be viewed at http://www.upb.pitt.edu/articulation.aspx.