Our four-year partner schools from A to Z

Seamlessly transfer from Montco to any of these four-year partner schools

Thanks to Montco's partnership with over 30 four-year institutions, a Montco associate's degree will take care of most, if not all, of required general education courses. Our program-to-program agreements allow Montco graduates to transfer seamlessly to a four-year institution, oftentimes with junior status.

Complete the Dual Admissions Intent Form*

*Most schools accept our Dual Admissions Intent Form; however, please refer to each institution below for specific details.

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Albright College

Albright College is a private, liberal arts college located in Reading, PA (about 30 minutes from the Pottstown Campus and an hour from the Blue Bell Campus). About 1,700 students attend the traditional college campus and the College offers over 50 programs of undergraduate study. Albright does award a Phi Theta Kappa scholarship of somewhere between $5,000-$15,000/year.

Highlights from our Dual Admissions agreement signed in 2000 include:

  • Guaranteed admission for any MCCC student who has earned an A.A. or A.S. degree
  • Students need to complete a letter of intent prior to 30 earned college credits
  • Application fee is waived
  • All of the requirements of the undergraduate general education are waived, with the exception of foreign language and upper division interdisciplinary requirements
  • Students need to complete 16 courses at Albright to meet the residency requirement to earn a degree
  • Students are eligible for renewable, merit-based scholarships between $5,000 and $15,000/year (for full-time students); for students in the Accelerated Degree Program, students are eligible for a $2,500 Partner scholarship upon the completion of their associate’s degree

Complete the Dual Admissions Intent Form  

Alvernia University

Alvernia University is a Roman Catholic university located in Reading, PA (about 30 minutes from the Pottstown Campus and an hour from the Blue Bell Campus). About 1,500 students attend the traditional college campus and the University offers over 50 majors and minors to its undergraduate students. 

Highlights from our Dual Admissions agreement signed in 2023 include:

  • Guaranteed admission for any MCCC student who has earned an A.A., A.S., A.F.A., or A.A.S. degree
  • All MCCC credits from all MCCC programs included in the agreement will fulfill general education, elective, or major requirements
  • Students need to complete a letter of intent prior to 45 earned college credits
  • Application fee is waived
  • Students can transfer up to 75 credits into Alvernia; the rest of the credits must be completed at Alvernia in order to meet the residency requirement to earn the degree
  • Full-time students enrolled in traditional/residential day programs are eligible for the following scholarships: Provost Scholarship $21,000 for PTK members or non-PTK members with final cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher; Bernardine Scholarship $19,000 final cumulative GPA between 3.25 and 3.49; Dean Scholarship $17,000 final cumulative GPA between 3.0 and 3.24; Transfer Scholarship $15,000 final cumulative GPA between 2.5 and 2.99. 
  • Accelerated Bachelor's Degree Programs -  all adult and non-traditional learners will receive discounted tuition in addition to being eligible for the following scholarships: Dual Admissions Scholarship $1000/year; PTK Scholarship $1,000/year; PA Community College Transfer Award - up to $2,000 total for four semesters ($500 each semester) awarded to students with a final cumulative MCCC GPA of at least 2.0 and who enroll in at least half-time continous enrollment. 

Complete the Dual Admissions Intent Form  

Arcadia University

Arcadia University is a private university located in Glenside, PA (about 45 minutes from Pottstown and 20 minutes from Blue Bell). About 2,400 students are enrolled as undergraduates in over 75 different programs of studies. Arcadia does award a Phi Theta Kappa scholarship of at least $1500 per year for any member who has at least a 3.5 GPA.

Highlights from our revised Dual Admissions and Core-to-Core agreement signed in 2019 include:

  • Guaranteed admission for any MCCC student who has earned an A.A., A.S., A.F.A., or A.A.S. degree with a minimum GPA of 2.50. Eligible degrees: Business Administration A.S., Computer Networking A.A.S., Computer Science A.S, Criminal Justice A.S., Education in the Early Years, A.A., Environmental Science A.S., Exercise Science & Wellness A.S., Fine Art, A.F.A., Human Services A.A.S., Information Technology A.S., Liberal Studies A.A., Life Sciences A.S., Management A.A.S., Mass Media A.A., Mathematics A.A., Physical Sciences A.S., Secondary Education A.A., Theatre Arts A.A., Tourism & Hospitality Management, A.A.S.
  • All of the requirements of the undergraduate general education are waived, with the exception of the Global Connections Experience and Reflection as well as the Senior Capstone Course
  • Students can transfer up to 75 credits into Arcadia; the rest of the credits must be completed at Arcadia in order to meet the residency requirement to earn the degree
  • Application fee is waived
  • Students need to complete a letter of intent before they completed 30 college credits
  • Students are eligible for renewable, merit-based scholarships between $13,000-20,000/year (for full-time students); $2,000/year (for part-time students); students are also eligible for a transfer partner scholarship in the amount of $5000 for students graduating with their associates with a 3.5 GPA or higher.

Complete the Dual Admissions Intent Form  

Bellevue University

Bellevue University is a private, non-profit university located in Bellevue, Nebraska, although a significant portion of their students complete their degrees online. Over 10,000 students are enrolled in a Bellevue University program. The University offers over 50 majors, with almost all of them offered in an online format.

Highlights from our Dual Admissions agreement signed in 2011 include:

  • Guaranteed admission for any MCCC student who has earned any associate's degree
  • All of the requirements of the undergraduate general education are waived, with the exception of the Kirkpatrick Signature series requirement
  • There is no official letter of intent required; students are simply required to complete the regular application process
  • Students must complete 30 credits at Bellevue in order to meet the residency requirement to earn the degree

Bloomsburg University

Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania is a comprehensive public university located in Bloomsburg, PA (about 2 hours from our Blue Bell & Pottstown campuses). Approximately 9,000 students are enrolled as undergraduates in over 56 available majors.

Highlights from our Dual Admissions agreement signed in 2017 include:

  • Guaranteed admission for any MCCC student who has earned an associate's degree in an eligible program (with the exception of education which requires the normal admissions process). Eligible programs include: Business Administration A.S., Computer Science A.S., Criminal Justice A.S., Education in the Early Years A.A., Fine Art A.F.A., Liberal Studies A.A., Mass Media A.A., Psychology A.S., Theatre A.A.
  • At least 30 of the last 45 semester hours credited toward a Bachelor degree must be earned at Bloomsburg. At least 50% of the credits in the major discipline must be earned at Bloomsburg.
  • Students must complete a letter of intent before the completion of 30 college credits
  • Application fee waived

View the list of eligible majors (PDF)

Complete the Dual Admissions Intent Form  

Chestnut Hill College

Chestnut Hill College is a Roman Catholic college located in the Chestnut Hill section of Philadelphia (about 45 minutes from Pottstown and 20 minutes from Blue Bell). Approximately 900 students are enrolled in its traditional undergraduate program and students have a choice from among 35 possible majors. New programs that have recently been developed include Global Affairs, Art Studio, Digital Forensics, Computer Systems Management, and Sports Management. Chestnut Hill does award a Phi Theta Kappa scholarship of $15,000/year to accepted PTK members.

Highlights from our revised revised core-to-core/general education agreement signed in 2016 include:

  • Guaranteed admission for any MCCC student who has earned an A.A., A.S., A.F.A., or A.A.S. degree
  • All of the requirements of the undergraduate general education are waived, with the exception of six credits in religious studies
  • Students must complete 45 credits at Chestnut Hill in order to meet the residency requirement to earn the degree
  • Application fee is waived
  • Students need to complete a letter of intent before the completion of 30 college credits
  • Students are eligible for renewable, merit-based scholarships between $4,000-13,000/year (for full-time students)

Complete the Dual Admissions Intent Form  

Cheyney University

Cheyney University of Pennsylvania is a historically black university located in Cheyney, PA (about 50 minutes from Pottstown and 45 minutes from Blue Bell). Approximately 1,500 undergraduate students are enrolled as undergraduates in over 20 available majors.

Highlights from our revised Dual Admissions agreement signed in 2017 include:

  • Guaranteed admission for any MCCC student who has earned an A.A., A.S., AFA, or A.A.S. degree (with the exception of education which requires the normal admissions process)
  • Cheyney will accept up to 90 credits upon transfer; however, 51% of the major courses must be completed at Cheyney to satisfy residency requirements
  • All of the requirements of the undergraduate general education are waived
  • Application fee is waived
  • Students need to complete a letter of intent before the completion of 30 college credits
  • Students are eligible for renewable, merit-based scholarships between $6,000-16,000/year (for full-time students)

Complete the Dual Admissions Intent Form  

Delaware Valley University

Delaware Valley University is an independent, interdisciplinary college located in Doylestown, PA (about 1 hour from the Pottstown Campus and 25 minutes from the Blue Bell Campus). Approximately 1,700 undergraduate students are able to major in one of 25 programs of study.

Highlights from our revised Dual Admissions agreement signed in 2017 include:

  • Guaranteed admission for any MCCC student who has earned an A.A., or A.S., A.F.A. or A.A.S. degree
  • Students can transfer in up to 78 credits but students must complete at least 48 credits at Delaware Valley College
  • All of the requirements of the undergraduate General Education requirements are waived. Students who change their program of study may be required to take appropriate pre-requisite courses either at DelVal or at MCCC
  • Application fee is waived
  • Students need to complete a letter of intent before the completion of 30 college credits
  • Students are eligible for renewable, merit-based scholarships between $15,000-21,000/year (for full-time students) or $3000/year for part-time
  • Full-time students who are members of Phi Theta Kappa will receive a $1,000 PTK scholarship per year or $500/year PTK scholarship for part-time

Complete the Dual Admissions Intent Form  

DeSales University

DeSales University is a Roman Catholic university located in Center Valley, PA (about 1 hour from the Pottstown Campus and 45 minutes from the Blue Bell Campus). Approximately 1,600 undergraduate students are enrolled in over 30 different programs of study.

Highlights from our Dual Admissions agreement signed in 2013 include:

  • Guaranteed admission for any MCCC student who has earned an A.A., A.A.S., or A.S. degree; this Agreement does not apply to DSU programs that require a higher GPA (education, nursing, health sciences, and medical studies) or auditions (theatre and dance)
  • To earn a DeSales University degree, students must complete a minimum of 15 three-credit courses at DeSales University, 5 courses in the major at DeSales University, and a total of 40 three-credit courses overall. (Programs including nursing, physician assistant, and education may have additional requirements)
  • All of the requirements of the undergraduate general education are waived, with the exception of Intermediate Theology and Values Seminar
  • Application fee is waived
  • Students need to complete a letter of intent before the completion of their degree
  • Students are eligible for renewable, merit-based scholarships between $5,000-10,000/year (for full-time students)

Complete the Dual Admissions Intent Form  

Dongseo University

Dongseo University is a private university located in Busan, South Korea. This agreement marks the first international partnership that Montgomery County Community College has had with a four-year university. Approximately 12,000 undergraduate students (including 600 international students from 27 different countries) are enrolled in over 53 different programs of study.

Highlights from our revised Dual Admissions agreement signed in 2017 include:

  • Guaranteed admission for any MCCC student who has earned an associate's (A.A., A.S., A.A.S., A.G.S., or A.F.A.) degree
  • Students may choose one of the following majors, taught entirely in English: Film and Video, International Studies, Biotechnology, or Computer Engineering
  • Application fee is waived
  • Students need to complete a letter of intent before the completion of their degree
  • Students with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher are eligible for scholarships

Complete the Dual Admissions Intent Form  

Drexel University

Drexel University is a private research university located in the University City neighborhood of Philadelphia (about 50 minutes from the Blue Bell Campus and about an hour from the Pottstown Campus). With approximately 25,000 students, Drexel is one of America’s 15 largest private universities. Drexel has over 200 degree programs houses within 15 colleges and schools.

Highlights from our Dual Admissions agreement signed in 2017 include:

  • Guaranteed admission for any MCCC student who has earned an associate's degree in select programs. Please view the list of approved associate's degree programs
  • Students need to complete a letter of intent prior to 45 earned college credits
  • Application fee is waived
  • To received transfer credit for MCCC courses, students must receive a “C” of higher in each course
  • Students are eligible for renewable, merit-based scholarships between $4,000 and $16,000/year (for full-time students)

Complete the Dual Admissions Intent Form  

Eastern University

Eastern University is a Christian university in St. Davids, Pennsylvania (about 30 minutes from the Pottstown Campus and 25 minutes from Blue Bell Campus). The 4,000 undergraduate students are able to choose from among 35 different majors.

Highlights from our Dual Admissions agreement signed in 2011 include:

  • Guaranteed admission for any MCCC student who has earned an A.A., A.S. or an A.A.S. 
  • Application fee is waived
  • Students need to complete a letter of intent before the completion of 30 college credits
  • Students are eligible for renewable, merit-based scholarships between $11,000-17,000/year (for full-time students) enrolling in a traditional undergraduate degree.
  • Students transferring to Eastern's adult nontraditional undergraduate programs are eligible for a 20% discount off of tuition.

Complete the Dual Admissions Intent Form  

East Stroudsburg University

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania is a public university located in East Stroudsburg, PA (about 90 minutes from the Blue Bell & Pottstown Campuses). The comprehensive university offers 56 undergraduate and 24 graduate degrees and is one of the 14 institutions in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education.

Highlights from our Dual Admissions agreement signed in 2016 include:

  • Guaranteed admission for any MCCC student who has earned an A.A. or A.S. or an A.A.S. with a minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA
  • Application fee is waived
  • Students need to complete a letter of intent before the completion of 30 college credits
  • To earn a bachelor’s degree from East Stroudsburg University, students must complete a minimum of 40 three-credit courses at East Stroudsburg University; at least 30 of the last student’s last 45 credits must be completed at East Stroudsburg University

Complete the Dual Admissions Intent Form  

Gwynedd Mercy University

Gwynedd Mercy University is a liberal arts Catholic university located in Gwynedd Valley, PA (about 50 minutes from the Pottstown Campus and 10 minutes from the Blue Bell Campus). Over 1,200 undergraduate students can select a program of study from more than 40 programs. Gwynedd Mercy does award a Phi Theta Kappa scholarship of $2,000.

Highlights from our revised Dual Admissions and Core-to-Core agreement signed in 2019 include:

  • Guaranteed admission for any MCCC student who has earned an A.A.. A.S., or A.A.S. degree
  • All candidates for traditional undergraduate degree programs are required to complete a minimum of 45 credits at Gwynedd Mercy University, and half of their core program requirements at Gwynedd Mercy University
  • All of the requirements of the undergraduate general education are waived, except for the requirement of two signature courses and/or religion and philosophy core requirements
  • Application fee is waived
  • Students need to complete a letter of intent before the completion of the associate's degree
  • Students are eligible for renewable, merit-based scholarships between $10,000-17,000/year (for full-time students)
  • 2.0-2.49 GPA:  $10,000

    2.5-2.99 GPA : $11,000

    3.0- 3.49 GPA $13,000

    3.5- 4.0 GPA: $15,000

    PTK scholarship $2,000

Complete the Dual Admissions Intent Form  

Immaculata University

Immaculata University is a Roman Catholic university located in Immaculata, PA (about 40 minutes from the Pottstown and Blue Bell Campuses). Over 1,100 undergraduate students can select a program of study from more than 50 majors. 

Highlights from our Dual Admissions agreement signed in 2013 include:

  • Guaranteed admission for any MCCC student who has earned an A.A., A.S., A.F.A., or A.A.S. degree
  • Students can transfer up to 64 credits
  • Application fee is waived
  • Students need to complete a letter of intent before the completion of 30 college credits

Complete the Dual Admissions Intent Form  

Keystone College

Keystone College is a private comprehensive college located in Northeastern PA (about two hours from the Blue Bell and Pottstown Campuses). Keystone offers more than 40 undergraduate and graduate degree options in liberal arts and science-based programs.

Highlights from our Dual Admissions agreement signed in 2018 include:

  • Guaranteed admission for any MCCC student who has earned an A.A., A.S., A.F.A., or A.A.S. degree with a 2.0 GPA.
  • Students may transfer up to 75 credits to Keystone
  • Students need to complete a letter of intent before the completion of 30 college credits
  • Students are eligible for renewable, merit-based scholarships between $4,000-$10,000/year (for full-time students)

Complete the Dual Admissions Intent Form  

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is a public state university located in Kutztown, PA (about 45 minutes from the Pottstown Campus and an hour from the Blue Bell Campus). Over 9,000 undergraduate students can select a program of study from 70 majors.

Highlights from our revised Dual Admissions agreement signed in 2017 include:

  • Guaranteed admission for any MCCC student who has earned an A.A., A.S., or A.F.A. degree (Exceptions: students interested in the major of computer science need to have a minimum GPA of 2.25, students interested in the majors of psychology or criminal justice need to have a minimum GPA of 2.5, students interested in the major of biology/pre-med need to have a minimum GPA of 2.75, students interested in the College of Education need to have a minimum GPA of 3.0)
  • To earn a KU degree, a student must complete at least 30 of the final 45 credits at KU and 50% of the major/minor courses must be taken at KU
  • Application fee is waived
  • All general education requirements will be applied to KU’s general education requirements; however, some general education courses may still remain based on the student’s program of study
  • Students need to complete a letter of intent before the completion of 30 college credits
  • Students are eligible for renewable, merit-based scholarships between $500-1,000/year (for full-time students)

Complete the Dual Admissions Intent Form  

LaSalle University

LaSalle University is a Roman Catholic university located in Philadelphia (about 50 minutes from the Pottstown Campus and 30 minutes from the Blue Bell Campus). Over 3,300 full-time undergraduate students can select a program of study from over 40 majors.

Highlights from our revised Dual Admissions agreement signed in 2019 include:

  • Guaranteed admission for any MCCC student who has earned an A.A., A.S., or an A.A.S. in Human Services degree with a minimum GPA requirement of 2.5; Majors in the School of Nursing and Health Sciences are not part of this Agreement. Eligible A.A. degrees: History, Liberal Studies, Mass Media, Mathematics. Eligible A.S. degrees: Business Administration, Computer Science, Criminal Justice, Information Technology, Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, Psychology, or Public Health.
  • La Salle accepts a maximum of 70 transfer credits
  • All of the requirements of the undergraduate general education are waived, with the exception of religion and philosophy courses (unless completed at MCCC)
  • Application fee is waived
  • Students need to complete a letter of intent before the completion of 45 college credits
  • Students are eligible for the following scholarships (for full-time students)
  • Founders Scholarship, based on GPA at time of admission review:
  • 3.30-4.00 = $11,000
  • 2.80-3.29 = $9,000
  • 2.50-2.79 = $4,000
  • Phi-Theta Kappa Scholarship = $1,000
  • Dual Admissions Achievement Scholarship = $1,500

Complete the Dual Admissions Intent Form  

Lebanon Valley College

Located in Annville, PA, Lebanon Valley College is a private institution with nearly 1600 undergraduate students. The College offers a wide range of majors in areas such as Arts & Humanities, Business & Communications, Education, Health Professions, Math, Science, & Technology, and Social Sciences & Psychology.

Highlights from our Dual Admissions agreement signed in 2021 include:

  • Guaranteed