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Transfer Agreements Between Butler Community College and Other Colleges and Universities

American Public University- Marketing

"American Public University System- “Eligible BCC graduates will be granted junior status at APU and the degrees will transfer as a block."

Ashford University-Transfer Guide

“Students who transfer from Butler Community College to Ashford University and have earned an associate’s degree with a 2.0 cumulative GPA or higher are accepted as fulfilling all General Education and competency requirements of an Ashford University Bachelor’s program when one of the two conditions are satisfied:

1) The student meets the number of hours of the General Education requirements for Bachelor of Art degrees offered through state universities in the State of Kansas;
OR
2) The transfer credits have been evaluated and deemed acceptable by Ashford Registrar’s Office.”

Baker University-College of Arts and Sciences

“While Baker welcomes applications for admission from any student, this agreement pertains to students who earn an Associate of Arts or Associate of Science degree with a cumulative grade point average of 2.60 or higher on a 4.00 scale…Transfer students whose cumulative GPA is greater than 2.60 will automatically qualify for an academic scholarship…Baker guarantees the acceptance of all AA or AS degree program credits, as long as the course grades are C or higher and the course number is 100 or higher…Community college coursework completes all Baker Quest (general education) requirements except for Transfer Salon II (3 credits); Global Culture and Community (3 credits) and a chosen linked course to this requirement (3 credits); Global Citizenship (3 credits); and Summit Salon (1 credit).”

Bethel College- Transfer Guide

“Articulation of Associate of Arts and Associate of Science Degrees: Bethel assures the acceptance of any Butler Associate of Arts and Associate of Science Degree for junior standing in a Baccalaureate program with the following provisions. Successfully completing the following will satisfy the Bethel College Competencies (writing, oral, mathematics) and general education distribution requirements in arts and humanities, sciences and mathematics, and social sciences."

Emporia State University-BEST Program

“The BEST Program candidate is able to complete two years of general education coursework at a Butler campus. In addition, the candidate will be able to complete the required ESU education course work taught by ESU faculty at the Butler of El Dorado campus.”

Fort Hays State University-General Education Transfer Guide

“The Transfer Agreement and Articulation Guide has been developed to facilitate the transition of students with an associate degree from accredited colleges and universities to Fort Hays State University.  Students still may be required to take freshman or sophomore courses to meet degree or graduation requirements…Students with associate degrees who have not met the transfer articulation distribution requirement may complete the Transfer Articulation Agreement at FHSU or fulfill the FHSU General Education program.” 

Kansas State University-College of Arts and Sciences

“Butler Community College and the College of Arts and Sciences at Kansas State University agree to provide the courses listed as a joint two-plus-two distance education program that will enable students to meet the requirements for the Associate degree in History at BCC and the Bachelor of Science degree in Interdisciplinary Social Science at K-State.”

Kansas State University-General Business

“Joint two-plus-two distance education partnership that will enable students to meet the requirements for the Associate in Science/Associate in Arts in Business degree at Butler and the Bachelor of Science degree in General Business at KSU.”

Kansas Wesleyan University - Transfer Guide

  1. "Community college students must graduate from an accredited Kansas community college with an Associate of Arts or an Associate of Science degree.
  2. Students must complete a minimum of 45 credit hours of general education with distribution in the following fields:
    1. 12 hours of basic skills courses: 6 hours of English composition, 3 hours of speech communication, and 3 hours of college-level math.
    2. 12 hours of Humanities courses from at least three of the following disciplines: art, theater, philosophy, music, history, or literature. (note: performance courses are excluded.)
    3. 12 hours of Social and Behavioral Science courses from at least three of the following disciplines: sociology, psychology, political science, economics, geography or anthropology.
    4. 9 hours of Natural and Physical Science courses from at least two disciplines (lecture with a lab).
  3. Because Kansas Wesleyan University retains its right to determine the requirements of a baccalaureate degree, additional courses, not in the transfer agreement, may be required.
  4. Foreign language requirements are viewed as graduation requirements and not as general educational requirements for purposes of this agreement."

National American University-Management and Information Technology

“National American University will admit graduates of Butler Community College’s associate degree programs into the Bachelor of Science in Management and The Bachelor of Science in Information Technology programs.  The Bachelor of Science in Management program is designed for individuals with degrees, diplomas, or certificates in specialty areas, such as merchandising, dental hygiene, electronics, medical assisting, drafting, welding, or other vocational areas.  The Bachelor of Science in Information Technology program is intended for individuals with degrees, diplomas, certificates or certifications in specialty areas, such as information technology, computer science, programming, networks, computer-aided design and database, and other related areas.  A minimum of 27 credit hours in one specialty area is required to complete a program."

Newman University-Dual Admissions

“NU assures the acceptance of any Butler Community College Associate of Arts and Associate of Science graduate as a baccalaureate degree-seeking student with junior standing . . .The purpose of the Newman University Dual Admissions Program is to provide a seamless transition for students transferring from Butler Community College to Newman University. Students interested in the Newman University Dual Admissions Program must complete the following process in order to receive consideration for admission:

-Complete the Newman University Dual Admission Program Application
-Complete the Application for Admission
-Sign the Statement of Intent to Enroll Form”

Northwest Missouri State University- Business Management

“This agreement provides students who have earned an Associate of Science in Business Administration/Accounting the opportunity to complete a Bachelor of Science in Business Management at Northwest. Any BCC student who has earned an Associate of Science in Business Administration/Accounting is guaranteed that Northwest will accept designated freshman and sophomore business administration credit hours as designated in this agreement, general education credits required for the AS degree, plus any freshman and sophomore general education hours required by Northwest beyond the AS degree. Northwest will apply such to the Bachelor of Science in Business Management degree in a manner consistent with the treatment of native students.”

RadioShack-RadioShack Managers Program

“This program is designed for current or past RadioShack employees only. Students will be awarded credit at the conclusion of the RadioShack Training Program. Cooperative education courses must be completed through Butler Community College, but students do not need to come onto the Butler campus for the courses. AMA courses are available through Butler’s Business Performance Group.”

Southwestern College Professional Studies-Transfer Guide

“All coursework presented by students who have earned an associate degree from BCC will transfer to SCPS, with the exception of varsity athletics or courses identified by the first institution as developmental/remedial. A maximum of 64 hours earned at two-year colleges will apply to the bachelor’s degree. Students transferring with an associate degree from BCC will not be required to take any further general education coursework if they have already completed English Composition I and II as well as a college level math course (preferably College Algebra). Students will only be required to complete coursework in their chosen major plus any additional coursework needed to total 60 hours of upper division coursework. Students must have a minimum of 124 credit hours to graduate from SCPS."

Sterling College-Guaranteed Admission Advantage

“Sterling College welcomes applications from any Butler Community College student, but this Guaranteed Admission Advantage (GAA) agreement provides special benefits for students who earn an Associate of/in Arts (AA) or Associate of/in Science (AS) degree with a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.5 or higher on a four-point scale (GAA students).  This agreement provides special opportunities to help these GAA students experience a smooth transition to SC.”

University of Kansas-School of Nursing

“Students who complete an Associate Degree in Nursing at BCC and who are licensed as Registered Nurses (RN) will be prepared to apply to the RN-BSN/MS degree completion program at the KU-SON provided they meet the nursing program admission requirements specified in the University of Kansas Undergraduate Catalog and admission policies as specified in the KU SON Student Handbook. Meeting the minimum admission criteria does not guarantee admission into the Graduate program.”

University of Phoenix

“University of Phoenix will provide a 5 percent tuition reduction and a 100 percent PLA fee reduction to new students entering into a bachelor’s degree program at University of Phoenix who obtain an associate degree from Butler after December 6, 2011. After new students are confirmed as having an associate degree from Butler, reduced tuition will apply to the then current rates at the time the student enrolls in a course. All students are subject to the University’s admission policies.”
Community College Pathfinders Scholarship

Wichita State University-College of Education

"The Program candidate is able to complete two years of general education coursework at a Butler campus. In addition, the candidate will be able to complete a significant number of the required WSU core education coursework taught by WSU faculty.

Program Eligibility:

  1. Program candidates must meet all WSU teacher education program admission requirements.
  2. Candidates must be completing or have completed an AA or AS degree or equivalent coursework.
  3. Candidates can enroll in the WSU Core I courses that are available even if they have not previously taken any coursework at Butler.
  4. The Program is designed for individuals who are able to enroll in WSU on a full-time basis.

Enrollment is not limited to full-time students; however the program sequence is designed for students enrolled full-time."



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