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Excelsior College


Excelsior College offers many benefits to students who earn an associate’s degree at Community College of Philadelphia then transfer to a bachelor’s degree program at Excelsior. The agreements detailed below highlight how your Community College of Philadelphia credits transfer to Excelsior for specific programs, however, the opportunity to transfer to Excelsior is open to any associate’s degree graduate.

You may transfer a maximum of 105 credits, including credits earned at other colleges. To earn a bachelor’s degree, at least 12 credits must be completed at Excelsior. A grade of “C” or higher must be earned for a course to transfer.

Tuition and fee discounts apply for students who transfer to Excelsior, including a 25% tuition discount.

Take a closer look at how the Community College of Philadelphia and Excelsior partnership benefits you.

Community College of Philadelphia has transfer agreements with Excelsior specific to the following programs, but students may transfer from any of the College’s associate’s degree programs.

Transferable Degree Programs
Behavioral Health/Human Service*
Computer Information Systems
Computer Science
Digital Forensics
Liberal Arts—Social/Behavioral Science Option*
Management of Computer Information Technology

* For asterisked programs, please contact Excelsior College for more information:

Tunisha L. Miles
Partnership Specialist, Strategic Partnerships & Alliances
Excelsior College
Cell: 1-518-738-8989

Contact Community College of Philadelphia to learn more about our transfer agreements with Excelsior College.