2+2 University Transfer

South Seattle Community College Students
South Seattle Community College Students

South Seattle College offers first two years of university transfer credits that apply toward a bachelor degree. Students are encouraged to finish two years and receive associate’s degree to ease transfer to four-year institution. Majority of our international students enroll in this program.

We offer the following degrees:

  • Associate of Arts (AA) and Associate of Science (AS) Degree – is a 90 credits transfer degree that fulfills the general education requirements for most four-year degrees in arts and sciences. To earn the A.A degree, students must achieve a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.0 or better in courses numbered 100 and above. Please review the AA Degree planning sheet. List of all AA and AS degrees here.
  • Associate of Applied Science (AAS-T) Degree – is offered for certain programs only. This program allows students to complete a vocational/technical program and then apply his/her technical credits toward a four-year Bachelor’s Degree at certain four-year institutions as long as specific related course have been successfully completed. List of all AAS-T degrees here.
    The related courses are the following:
    ENG 101
    PSY 110
    MAT 102 or MAT 122
    Additional college level electives
    For some programs, ENG 102 and/or a college level lab science may also be required


Our international student advisors will assist you planning your educational plan upon arrival. Please see the 2 + 2 University Transfer Flow Chart. South Seattle College has a list of Transfer Admission Guarantee (TAG) schools across the United States to ease any transfer worries.