W I S C O N S I N T E C H N I C A L C O L L E G E S Y S T E M | 2 0 W I S C O N S I N T E C H N I C A L C O L L E G E S Y S T E M | 2 1 Start at a two-year, end with a bachelor’s or more. UNIVERSITY 01 PROGRAM-TO-PROGRAM TRANSFER AGREEMENTS Technical colleges have hundreds of transfer agreements with four-year universities specific to a program or major area of study. FOR EXAMPLE Electrical Engineering Technology (associate degree) earned at Fox Valley Technical College or Northeast Wisconsin Technical College transfers directly into Electrical Engineering Technology (bachelor’s degree) at UW-Green Bay with junior status. Also, the Nursing Associate Degree earned at any of the 16 Technical Colleges transfers into the bachelor’s of Nursing Degree with junior status at either UW-Milwaukee or UW-Oshkosh. 02 UNIVERSAL CREDIT TRANSFER AGREEMENT (UCTA) This transfer goal was established in 2015 to allow for a core set of courses taken at technical colleges to satisfy 36 credits or more of general education or elective degree requirements at four-year UW institutions. That’s well over two semesters worth of credits at a university. FOR EXAMPLE The Psychology course taken at a tech college transfers into UW-Stevens Point as Psychology 110 or to UW-Eau Claire as Psychology 100; Algebra and Trigonometry from a technical college transfers to UW-Superior as Precalculus Math 115 or to UW-Platteville as Precalculus Math 2480. 03 LIBERAL ARTS COLLEGE TRANSFER PROGRAM Five of the 16 technical colleges (Chippewa Valley, Milwaukee Area, Nicolet, Madison and Western) offer the first two years of liberal arts courses in the comfort of a technical college campus. Electrical Engineering Technology (associate Electrical Engineering Technology (associate If your child’s goal is to earn a bachelor’s degree or higher, they still have the option of beginning their education journey at a technical college. Transfer agreements allow students to earn credits and degrees on their way to a four-year university to continue their education, or transfer back to a technical college for another degree. 3 WAYS TO TRANSFER TO A HUNDREDS OF TRANSFER AGREEMENTS CREDIT TRANSFER GUARANTEED NICAL BACHELORS TECHNICAL BACHELORS TECHNICAL BACHELORS GUARANTEED CREDIT TRANSFER TECHNICAL BACHELOR’S Section 3 Don’t just default For more information on transfer options, visit: wistechcolleges.org/preparing- college/transfer-options