Liberal Arts Transfer - LTTR.AA
Students who complete the Liberal Arts Transfer program complete all core (general education) requirements to enter into a baccalaureate of arts degree granting institution (as long as they meet minimum grade requirements) as a junior. This program is specifically designed for those who have chosen a major within the areas of Humanities or Social Sciences. STCC has transfer agreements with numerous colleges and Universities in the Western Massachusetts area to make the transfer process easy, and to ensure that most, if not all, credits earned in this program will transfer. Each student will have an individualized program created for him/her to meet the general requirements of the college or University of his/her choice.
- Estimated Length of Program: 2 years
- Credential Awarded: Associate in Arts in Liberal Arts Transfer
The Liberal Arts Transfer curriculum is designed to parallel the first two years of a four year institution's liberal arts program. It is for students who intend to transfer to a senior college and work toward a bachelor's degree in areas such as English, Journalism, Creative Writing, History, Mass Communication, Philosophy, Psychology, Sociology, and World Languages, to name a few. The minimum requirements for the degree are 62 semester hours (20 courses), a minimum cumulative quality point average of 2.0, including 6 credits of English Composition, 12 credits in the Humanities, 18 credits in the Social Sciences, and 11 credits in Mathematics and Natural Sciences. Up to six credits may be earned through Cooperative Education.
Upon the successful completion of requirements for this program, the degree of Associate in Arts in Liberal Arts Transfer will be awarded.