International Education - Associate Degree for University Transfer

The Associate Degree for University Transfer

You can earn a two-year associate's degree at Pierce College and then transfer to a university to complete your bachelor’s degree; you can enter the university as a third-year student.

(Note: To enroll in classes in the University Transfer Program, students must demonstrate proof of English proficiency. Students whose English is not yet at college level are advised to begin in the Intensive English Program.)

At Pierce College, you can complete the first two years of study toward a bachelor's degree in the following academic majors:

  • Anthropology
  • Archaeology
  • Art
  • Astronomy
  • Atmospheric Science
  • Biology
  • Business Transfer
    • Accounting
    • Administration
    • Finance
    • Management
  • Chemistry
  • Communication Studies
  • Construction Management
  • Criminal Justice
  • Digital Design
  • Digital Film
  • Drama
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Engineering
    • Aeronautical
    • Bioengineering
    • Chemical
    • Civil
    • Computer
    • Electrical
    • Environmental
    • Industrial
    • Materials
    • Mechanical
  • English
  • Environmental Science
  • Foreign Languages
    • American Sign Language
    • French
    • Japanese
    • Korean
    • Spanish
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • Health Education / Wellness
  • Health Science
    • pre-dentistry
    • pre-medical
    • pre-nursing
    • pre-occupational therapy
    • pre-pharmacy
    • pre-physical therapy
  • History
  • Humanities
  • Human Services & Substance Abuse
  • Journalism
  • Law (pre-)
  • Mathematics
  • Microbiology
  • Music
  • Oceanography
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Education
  • Physics
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Social Service/Mental Health
  • Sociology
  •  

    General Inquiries

    international@pierce.ctc.edu
    Voice: 253-964-6229
    Fax: 253-964-6256

    Pierce College International Programs
    9401 Farwest Drive S.W.
    Lakewood, WA 98498-1999
    USA

    Submission of Applications

    internationalapp@
    pierce.ctc.edu

    Fax: 253-964-6256

    Pierce College International Programs
    9401 Farwest Drive S.W.
    Lakewood, WA 98498-1999
    USA

    Study-Abroad Opportunities

    for American students
    Mary Meulblok
    Voice: 253-964-6725

    The International Club

    Jen Gruver
    Voice: 253-964-6656

    Housing and Homestay

    homestay@pierce.ctc.edu