Transferring from Genessee Community College
Medaille University enjoys a comprehensive partnership with Genesee Community College that offers GCC students the opportunity to continue their education through a variety of academic programs leading to a bachelor’s degree.
Transferring from Genesee Community College (GCC) to Medaille University
Joint Enrollment Program
Medaille University enjoys a comprehensive partnership with Genesee Community College that offers GCC 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:
|GCC Degree Program||Medaille Program|
|LAS: Humanities and Social Science||English|
|LAS: Math and Science||Applied Mathematics|
|Business Administration||Business Administration|
|Communication and Media Arts||Communications|
|Criminal Justice (#0641)||Criminal Justice|
*Transfer students may either pursue Medaille College’s integrated five-year B.S./M.S. degree in accounting or earn a B.S. in business administration after completing degree requirements for the undergraduate program only. Students seeking a degree in accounting must commit to the five-year program (three years at Medaille).
GCC students interested in transferring after completion of their associate degree are encouraged to apply for admission to the joint enrollment program through their campus 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 GCC so that the transition to Medaille goes as smoothly and successfully as possible:
Genesee 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.
Genesee Community College and Medaille University International Transfer Student Dual Admissions Articulation Agreement (PDF): describes the overall policies and procedures for dual admissions for international transfer students agreed upon by officials at both institutions.
Master List of Transferable Courses: identifies every GCC course accepted for transfer credit at Medaille. It also notes, when applicable, equivalencies between comparable GCC and Medaille courses. The Master List is definitive, and should take the mystery out of whether a specific GCC course will transfer or not. Any GCC 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 GCC 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 GCC 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.
Biology or Mathematics