Courses & Programs that Transfer

SCC is a great place to start your education. Knock out your general education courses here before transferring to a four-year college.


Heading towards a four-year institution? Here's what you need to know.

SCC provides articulation agreements (special transfer agreements) for some of our Associate of Science and Associate in Applied Science career programs with other colleges & universities. Colleges review and change their requirements so check with your SCC Enrollment Specialist for up-to-date information.

View the transfer guidelines for the most popular state colleges & universities (Iowa, ISU,UNI,WIU) that the majority of our students transfer to. Be sure to also check out - an online resource to help you learn how your SCC college credit will apply toward a degree at Iowa State University, University of Northern Iowa, or the University of Iowa.

The following four-year colleges and universities have articulation agreements with SCC. These websites provide specific transfer information and/or SCC course equivalencies.

These outgoing links are provided as a courtesy by SCC and are maintained by the respective colleges.

If the listed link doesn't work, visit the college's website for more information.

Buena Vista University - SCC West Burlington satellite location
Academic programs

Culver Stockton College - Canton, Missouri
Academic programs

Hannibal LaGrange College - Hannibal, Missouri
Transfer Equivalencies

Iowa State University - Ames, Iowa
General course equivalencies plus transfer plans for business, engineering, and family and consumer science majors.

Iowa Wesleyan University - Mount Pleasant, Iowa
Home page and transfer information

Mt. Mercy University - Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Information on transferring

Palmer College of Chiropractic - Davenport, Iowa
Home page and information on prerequisites

Southern Illinois University - Carbondale, Illinois
Capstone program for students with AAS degrees

Truman State University - Kirksville, Missouri
Transfer course equivalencies

University of Iowa - Iowa City, Iowa
Transfer credit policies and course equivalencies

University of Northern Iowa - Cedar Fall, Iowa
Transfer admissions and course equivalencies

Western Illinois University - Macomb, Illinois
Transfer information and course equivalencies

William Penn University (Nursing Program)- Oskaloosa, Iowa
Transfer information and course equivalencies

Drake University - Des Moines, Iowa
Transfer information and course equivalencies

Simpson College - Indianola, Iowa
Transfer information and course equivalencies

Upper Iowa University - Fayette, Iowa
Transfer information and course equivalencies

More Transfer Info

The following websites will link you to additional schools that provide information specifically for transfer students.

Central College - Pella, Iowa
Transfer info

Monmouth College - Monmouth, Illinois
Transfer info

University of Illinois - Urbana/Champagne, Illinois
Transfer info

Online Degree Completion Programs

The following schools provide information on how to complete a bachelor's degree on-line once you've completed your associate degree.

Capella University
Online bachelor's degree completion

Northwest Missouri State University
Online BS business completion degrees

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