Transferring from Erie Community College
Medaille University enjoys a comprehensive partnership with Erie Community College that offers ECC students the opportunity to continue their education through a variety of academic programs leading to a bachelor’s degree.
Transferring from Erie Community College (ECC) to Medaille University
Joint Enrollment Program
Medaille University enjoys a comprehensive partnership with Erie Community College that offers ECC students the opportunity to continue their education through a variety of academic programs leading to a bachelor’s degree. If you follow the guidelines faithfully, you will be positioned to complete your Medaille degree in two years of standard course loads. The overall joint enrollment agreement incorporates the following program-specific 2+2 connections:
|ECC Degree Program||Medaille Program|
|Business Administration (#0671)||Business Administration|
|Communication and Media Arts (#0501)||Communications|
|Criminal Justice (#0641)||Criminal Justice|
|General Studies (A.S., #0250)||Biology|
The general studies degree serves as good academic preparation for a variety of majors. As the list suggests, more than one appropriate program pathway exists between Erie Community College and several fields of study at Medaille. ECC students interested in transferring after completion of their associate degree are encouraged to apply for admission to the joint enrollment program through their campus’s Admissions Office.
Planning and Advisement Documents
The online documents in this section are designed to help you engage effectively in planning and advisement during your time at ECC so that the transition to Medaille goes as smoothly and successfully as possible:
Erie Community College and Medaille University Joint Enrollment Program Agreement (PDF): administrative and describes the overall policies and procedures for joint enrollment agreed upon by officials at both institutions.
Master List of Transferable Courses: identifies every ECC course accepted for transfer credit at Medaille. It also notes, when applicable, equivalencies between comparable ECC and Medaille courses. The Master List is definitive, and should take the mystery out of whether a specific ECC course will transfer or not. Any ECC class on the list will transfer at least as a free elective. Most will apply to specific degree requirements at Medaille.
Cooperative Degree Program Curriculum Guides are perhaps your most important resource and advisement tool. Look for the guide that corresponds to your ECC degree program. Each guide provides you with a critical overview about the application of all your transfer courses toward various categories of graduation requirements in your intended Medaille major. The guide also directs you how to make the most effective use of electives in your ECC program to maximize credit transfer. If you follow all the guidelines faithfully, then you will be positioned to complete your Medaille degree in two years of standard course loads. All documents are PDF format.
Business Administration and Sport Management
Humanities and Social Science program with the Humanities Interest (English)
Humanities and Social Science program with the Social Science Interest (Psychology or Criminal Justice)
Liberal Arts - General Studies
Mathematics and Science program with the Science Interest (Biology/Veterinary Technology)
Mathematics and Science program with the Math Interest (Mathematics)
Major Advising Worksheets: Finally, an advising worksheet is provided for every Medaille program included in the agreement. You can start using the worksheet while at ECC to chart your academic progress and clarify the remaining courses you’ll need to graduate after you matriculate to Medaille as a junior. All documents are PDF format.