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University Transfer

University Transfer Partners

International students who start their higher education at Tacoma Community College can continue their studies towards a four-year Bachelor's degree by transferring. To make the transfer process easier, TCC has developed transfer agreements with the following universities:

*Indicates university with conditional admission letter available when applying to TCC

UNIVERSITY LOCATION MIN. GPA CONDITIONS SCHOLARSHIPS
Arizona State University  Tempe, AZ 2.5 3.0 GPA in 36+ transferable college-level credits or 2.5 GPA and Associate's Degree Link >>
California State University - Northridge Los Angeles, CA 2.0 2.0 GPA in ENGL& 101 and ENGL& 102 or 61 TOEFL / 5.5 IELTS  
California State University - San Marcos San Marcos, CA 2.0 2.0 GPA in ENGL& 101 and ENGL& 102 or 61 TOEFL / 5.5 IELTS  
Central Washington University Ellensburg, WA 2.5 2.0 GPA in ENGL& 101 and ENGL& 102 or 71 TOEFL / 6.0 IELTS
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Concordia College Moorhead, MN 2.75 3.0 GPA in ENGL& 101 and ENGL& 102 or 73 TOEFL / 5.5 IELTS Link >> 
Gonzaga University Spokane, WA 2.7 3.0 GPA in ENGL& 101 and ENGL& 102 or 71 TOEFL / 6.0 IELTS  
Humboldt State University Arcata, CA 2.0 2.0 GPA in ENGL& 101 and ENGL& 102 or 71 TOEFL / 6.0 IELTS Link >>
Indiana University - South Bend* South Bend, IN 2.5 2.0 GPA in ENGL& 101 and ENGL& 102 or 71 TOEFL / 6.5 IELTS Link >>
Lewis-Clark State College Lewiston, ID 2.0 2.0 GPA in ENGL& 101 and 14+ transferrable credits or 72 TOEFL / 6.0 IELTS Link >>
Montana State University Bozeman, MT 2.0 3.0 GPA in ENGL& 101 and ENGL& 102 or 71 TOEFL / 6.0 IELTS Link >>
Oklahoma City University  Oklahoma City, OK 2.0 2.0 GPA in 30+ transferrable college-level credits Link >>
Oregon State University Corvallis, OR 2.25 1.7 GPA in ENGL& 101 and ENGL& 102 or 80 TOEFL / 6.5 IELTS Link >>
Pacific Lutheran University* Tacoma, WA 2.5 3.0 GPA in ENGL& 101 and ENGL& 102 or 79 TOEFL / 6.5 IELTS Link >> 
Portland State University Portland, OR 2.5 2.0 GPA in ENGL& 101 or 71 TOEFL / 6.0 IELTS  
San Francisco State University San Francisco, CA 2.0 2.0 GPA in ENGL& 101 and ENGL& 102 or 61 TOEFL / 6.0 IELTS  
The University of Iowa* Iowa City, IA 2.5 80 TOEFL / 6.5 IELTS Link >>
University of Cincinnati Cincinnati, OH 2.0 2.0 GPA in ENGL& 101 and 30+ transferrable credits or 66 TOEFL / 6.0 IELTS Link >>
University of Montana Missoula, MT 2.0 2.0 GPA in ENGL& 101 and ENGL& 102 or 61 TOEFL / 5.5 IELTS  
University of Oregon Eugene, OR 2.5 2.0 GPA in ENGL& 101 and ENGL& 102 or 60 TOEFL / 6.0 IELTS Link >> 
University of Washington - Tacoma* Tacoma, WA 2.75 3.0 GPA in ENGL& 101 and ENGL& 102 or 83 TOEFL / 6.5 IELTS  
University of Wisconsin - Stout Menomonie, WI 2.5 2.0 GPA in ENGL& 101 and ENGL& 102 or 79 TOEFL / 6.5 IELTS Link >> 
Washington State University* Pullman, Vancouver, Everett, & Spokane, WA 2.5 3.0 GPA in ENGL& 101 and ENGL& 102 or 79 TOEFL / 6.5 IELTS Link >>
Western Washington University Bellingham, WA 3.0 3.0 GPA in ENGL& 101 and ENGL& 102 or 80 TOEFL / 6.5 IELTS

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The transfer process was quite straightforward with help of the advisors. They showed me the step-by-step process.”

Rebecca Florentine, Indonesia

Applying to a non-Transfer Partner

Students are also invited to work with their International Advisor to apply and transfer to universities that are not on the above list. International students at Tacoma Community College have been admitted to many high-ranking universities over the years, from the University of Washington - Seattle to University of California - Los Angeles and many other schools in-between.

Schedule an appointment with your International Advisor to begin discussing the transfer process.

CALL: 253-566-5190

International Programs at Tacoma Community College also offers quarterly events to assist students with selecting their transfer partner. Events include International Transfer Fairs, presentations on the Transfer Process and visits from partner and non-partner universities. Watch for upcoming events on the International Programs homepage and TacomaCCInternational Facebook Page.

Learn more

International Programs
Tacoma Community College
Building 11, 2nd Floor
6501 South 19th Street
Tacoma, WA 98466-6100
Phone/Fax: 253-566-5190