Penn Highlands & SNHU Expand Transfer Agreement To Now Include 8 PathwaysPosted April 13, 2021 at 10:00 am
Pennsylvania Highlands Community College (Penn Highlands) and Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) recently expanded their articulation agreement to now include eight transfer pathway options. The most recent addition includes the transfer of credits from an associate degree in Social Work to a bachelor’s degree in Human Services.
Graduates of Penn Highlands will receive a 10% tuition discount for Southern New Hampshire University programs and courses included in the agreement. In addition, there is no application fee.
The updated agreement expands on options already in place. It allows graduates from Penn Highlands Community College to transfer up to 90 credits into a corresponding bachelor’s degree program at Southern New Hampshire University.
Current articulation agreements in place between the two institutions include:
- Criminal Justice (A.A.S.) to Criminal Justices (B.S.)
- Business Administration (A.S.) to Business Administration (B.S.)
- Business Administration (A.S.) to Business Administration/Organizational Leadership Concentration (B.S.)
- Information Technology (A.A.S.) to Information Technology (B.S.)
- Pre-Health Professions (A.S.) to General Studies (B.A.)
- Pre-Health Professions (A.S) to Health Care Administration (B.S.)
- Psychology (A.A.) to Psychology (B.A.)
- Social Work (A.A.) to Human Services (B.A.)
“Our responsibility as a community college is to identify and secure quality transfer agreements for our students, which will allow them to earn a bachelor’s degree more easily once they transfer from Penn Highlands,” stated Dr. Steve Nunez, President of Penn Highlands Community College. “Transfer agreements like this one with SNHU do just that. They help provide more options for students in our region.”
To learn more about this agreement, visit our Transfer Central page.
About Southern New Hampshire University
Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) is a private, nonprofit institution with an 88-year history of educating traditional-aged students and working adults. Now serving more than 170,000 learners worldwide, SNHU offers approximately 200 accredited undergraduate, graduate, and certificate programs, available online and on its 300-acre campus in Manchester, NH. Recognized as the “Most Innovative” regional university by U.S. News & World Report and one of the fastest-growing universities in the country, SNHU is committed to expanding access to high-quality, affordable pathways that meet the needs of each learner. Learn more at www.snhu.edu.