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Transfer Research

​​​​​​​​​10 Steps for a Successful and Smooth Transfer:​​

  • Research universities of interest — be informed and prepared
  • Enroll in a transfer-oriented program of study at Rowan College (A.A. or A.S.)
  • Use to review course equivalencies
  • Determine the associate degree that maximizes transfer objectives
  • Review each institution's literature and visit the campus
  • Select universities for transfer consideration and application
  • Review application deadlines and requirements
  • Contact the CAP Center to set up an appointment with a transfer advisor
  • Bring this checklist and research materials to the appointment
  • Apply and have an official RCGC transcript sent to each institution's admissions office

Transferring Between New Jersey Institutions

The Comprehensive Statewide Transfer Agreement, adopted in 2008, ensures associate degrees earned at New Jersey community colleges are fully transferable to public four-year intuitions within the state. Classes pursued and credits earned will satisfy all lower-division General Education requirements in a bachelor's degree program. Under the agreement, community college graduates are admitted to New Jersey state schools with junior status.

​Navigating a Successful Transfer assists students in planning their course of study. It provides an explanation
of the transfer process, profiles on New Jersey colleges and universities, and workforce statistics. features:

  • Course equivalencies (from two- to four-year institutions)
  • Recommended academic programs for transfer
  • Profiles for community colleges and state universities
  • Financial aid information
  • Employment outlook within the state

​Popular Web Resources

The links below provide access to various college search information pages.

College Navigator
Tool to help students find the right college

U.S. News & World Report 
College rankings and lists 

A comprehensive guide to college information

Rowan College University Center
Provides students the opportunity to meet on-campus representatives from select schools

Selecting a College for Transfer

Choosing a college is an important decision because it shapes every student's future in many ways. It influences students' opinions, circles of friends, thought processes and even their outlook on life. Below are links to various university websites so Rowan College students can make an informed decision about the future.

New Jersey Colleges and Universities

Philadelphia Colleges and Universities

Monmouth University

New Jersey Institute of Technology

Richard Stockton College of New Jersey

Rider University

Rowan University

Rutgers University

Seton Hall University

Thomas Edison State College

The College of New Jersey 

William Paterson University​

La Salle Univer​sity

Moore College of Art and Design

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

Peirce College

Philadelphia University

Saint Joseph's University

Temple University​


Pennsylvania Colleges and Universities   

Other Colleges and Universities

Arcadia University

Eastern University

Holy Family University

Penn State University​

Delaware State University

University​ of Maryland

University of Maryland University College

Widener University

Wilmington University

Strayer ​University


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