International student applicants who apply for the college transfer program can choose one of our partner institutions to transfer to for their final two years of the Bachelor's Degree. Applicants who are accepted to South Seattle Colleges will receive both an admission letter from our college and a *Transfer Admission Guarantee Letter from the university they have selected. The student must complete the Associate’s Degree at the Seattle Colleges with the required GPA in order to fulfill the conditional offer.

*Transfer Admission Guarantee letters offer Seattle Colleges international students conditional admission to partner institutions while Transfer Admission Pathway letters offer clear and specific guidelines about what students will need to obtain or submit in order to have the most competitive transfer admission application.

  1. Apply to South Seattle College ONLINE or on Downloadable Application for Admission

  2. On the application, check the university that you wish to attend

  3. The admissions letter from the selected university will be included in the admissions packet from South Seattle College

For additional information on transfer options from The Seattle College District, please visit here.

Transfer Admissions Guarantee (TAG) and Pathway Partners Schools:

Overview Minimum GPA and Number of Transferable Credits required

Tempe

Location: Tempe, Arizona

Number of Students: 55,000 +

Tuition & Fees: $23,904 + living costs

2.5
Overview Minimum GPA and Number of Transferable Credits required

California State Univeristy, Northridge is a public university and made up of nine colleges that offer a total of 64 bachelor’s and 52 master’s degree programs.

Location: Northridge, CA

Number of Students: 36,208

Tuition and Fees: 13,872

2.4

Associate Degree or 90 transferable credits ENG 101 & ENG 102 w/ 2.0; MATH 102 or higher w/ 2.0

Overview Minimum GPA and Number of Transferable Credits required

California State Univeristy, San Marcos is a new kind of university — technologically sophisticated, fully engaged in the community and pushing the boundaries of innovation.

Location: San Marcos, CA (San Diego area)

Number of Students: 10,610

Tuition and Fees: 33,448

2.0

Associate Degree or 90 transferable credits

TOEFL iBT - 61 or higher

PBT- 500 / writing – 19

IELTS – 5.5

Overview Minimum GPA and Number of Transferable Credits required

EWU is a driving force for the culture, economy and vitality.

Location: Cheney, WA

Number of Students: 11,302

Tuition and Fees: 24,641

2.0 Associate Degree or 90 transferable credits ENG 101 w/ 2.0 or TOEFL CBT: 195, PBT 525
Overview Minimum GPA and Number of Transferable Credits required

IUPUI is the urban research and sciences campus of Indiana University. IUPUI offers more than 10,000 classes, 200 degree programs, state-of-the-art facilities, and exceptional faculty.

Location: Indianapolis, IN

Number of Students: 30,000

Tuition and Fees: 37,405

2.0 Associate Degree or 90 transferable credits. High school diploma. ENG 101 w/ 2.0 or TOEFL iBT: 61 or IELTS: 5.5
Overview Minimum GPA and Number of Transferable Credits required

MSU’s inquiry and research-based curriculum inspires exploration and creativity, ensures exposure to a broad range of disciplines. MSU offers significant opportunities for research, scholarship and creative work.

Location: Bozeman, Montana

Number of Students: 12,764

Tuition and Fees: 26,500

2.0

Associate Degree or 90 transferable credits

(General Education courses include written & oral communication, math, and critical thinking w/ 2.0)

Overview Minimum GPA and Number of Transferable Credits required

San Francisco State University has been named by Princeton Review one of 81 “Colleges with a Conscience”, and is classified as one of the “Community Engagement.”

Location: San Francisco, CA

Number of Students: 40,469

Tuition and Fees: 33,564

2.0

Associate Degree or 90 transferable credits

(General Education courses include written & oral communication, math, and critical thinking w/ 2.0)

Overview Minimum GPA and Number of Transferable Credits required

Location: Seattle, WA

Number of Students:

Tuition and Fees:

2.5

Overview Minimum GPA and Number of Transferable Credits required

Seattle University, a Jesuit Catholic university, is ranked among the top ten universities in the West that offer a full range of masters and undergradu-ate programs.

Location: Seattle, WA

Number of Students: 7,900

Tuition and Fees: 32,400

3.0

Associate Degree or 90 transferable credits

TOEFL iBT: 92 or IELTS 7.0

Overview Minimum GPA and Number of Transferable Credits required

South Seattle College offers a four-year degree in Bachelors of Applied Science (BAS) Degree in Hospitality Management. This program will prepare students for management, marketing and human resource positions in all facets of the hospitality industry, including tourism, hotel operation, restaurant management, catering, cruise ships, casino operations, and travel. This degree also requires at least 1000-hour internship with a local Seattle company.

Location: Seattle, WA

Number of Students:

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Overview Minimum GPA and Number of Transferable Credits required

SUNY College at Oneonta is a place where students chart their paths by outstanding academic programs, world-class faculty, superior facilities, and a welcoming community-all amidst the beauty of the mountains.

Location: Oneonta, NY

Number of Students: 6,000

Tuition and Fees: 26,907

2.5

Associate Degree or 90 transferable credits

ENG 101 & ENG 102 w/ 3.0; Intermediate Algebra

Overview Minimum GPA and Number of Transferable Credits required

UAF is Alaska’s top teaching and research university and the state’s only Ph.D.-granting institution.

Location: Fairbanks, AK

Number of Students: N/A

Tuition and Fees: 30,640

3.0

Associate Degree or 90 transferable credits

iBT = 79, PBT = 550

IELTS – 6.5

Overview Minimum GPA and Number of Transferable Credits required

UMass Dartmouth distinguishes itself as a vibrant, public research university dedicated to engaged learning and innovative research resulting in personal and lifelong student success. The University serves as an intellectual catalyst for economic, social, and cultural transformation on a global, national, and regional scale.

Location: Dartmouth, MA

Number of Students: N/A

Tuition and Fees: N/A

2.5

Overview Minimum GPA and Number of Transferable Credits required

Since its first classes were held on campus in 1957, UNLV has transformed itself from a small branch college into a thriving urban research institution. Along the way, the urban university has become an indispensable resource in one of the country's fastest-growing and most enterprising cities.

Location: Las Vegas, NV

Number of Students: 28,515

Tuition and Fees: $34,696-$37,736

2.5

Overview Minimum GPA and Number of Transferable Credits required

The University of Washington Bothell offers you access to a prestigious, student-centered education in a collaborative learning environment. UW Bothell combines the benefits of small class sizes with the resources of a world-renowned university. Our curriculum emphasizes close student-faculty interactions, collaboration among students, and hands-on learning.

Location: Bothell, WA

Number of Students: N/A

Tuition and Fees: N/A

3.0

Overview Minimum GPA and Number of Transferable Credits required

UW Tacoma is one of three campuses that make up the University of Washington. There are more than 10,000 graduates have earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees at UW Tacoma.

Location: Tacoma, WA

Number of Students: 3,331

Tuition and Fees: 40,068

2.75

Associate Degree or 90 transferable credits

ENG 101 & ENG 102 w/ 3.0; Intermediate Algebra

Overview Minimum GPA and Number of Transferable Credits required

U.S.News and World Report consistently ranks the University among the top 60 public universities.

Location: Pullman, WA

Number of Students: 20,308

Tuition and Fees: 36,630

2.5

Associate Degree or 90 transferable credits

ENG 101 & ENG 102 w/ 3.0 or TOEFL PBT: 520, iBT: 68, or IELTS 5.5

Overview Minimum GPA and Number of Transferable Credits required

Western Washington University is a dynamic, innovative, and challenging public university. For the past twelve years, U.S. News and World Report has ranked Western the #1 regional public university in the Pacific Northwest.

Location: Bellingham, WA

Number of Students: 14,833

Tuition and Fees: 32,565

3.0

Associate Degree or 90 transferable credits

ENG 101 & ENG 102 w/ 3.0

Pathway Partners Schools:

Overview Minimum GPA and Number of Transferable Credits required

University of California, Irvine is at the forefront of research, discovery, and scholarly efforts that improve lives throughout California and benefit communities in every corner of the globe.

Location: Irvine, CA

Number of Students: 28,000+

Tuition and Fees: 36,924

3.5

A letter will be sent stating exact entrance requirements

TOEFL PBT: 550, iBT: 80, or IELTS 7.0

Overview Minimum GPA and Number of Transferable Credits required

UC Santa Barbara is a highly selective institution and the number of qualified applicants far exceeds the number of places we have available for new students. We look for very high scholastic achievement, depth and breadth of preparatory coursework, and excellent test scores.

Location: Santa Barbara, CA

Number of Students: 24,622

Tuition and Fees: 51,977

3.5

A letter will be sent stating exact entrance requirements

TOEFL PBT: 550, or IELTS 7.0

South Seattle College: The Center for International Education

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