An academic program that is designed to lead into a four-year program at another college or university. The two-year graduate transfers as a junior to the four-year institution.
College program that prepares students to complete a degree at another college. Junior, community and technical colleges often have transfer programs to prepare students to continue their education at colleges and universities offering bachelor's degrees. Transfer programs often award associate's degrees.
a program articulated with another college or university enabling the student to transfer credits and work toward a bachelor's degree. It is designated as an Associate of Arts (A.A.) or Associate of Science (A.S.).