Transfer Timeline: What to Do, and When

Are you planning to earn a bachelor’s degree after you leave CCBC?

If so, you’ll want to become familiar with how the transfer process works. This timeline will help you determine what steps to take while at CCBC to ensure a smooth transition to a four-year college/university.

0-12 credits

13 - 24 credits

25 - 30 credits
  • Attend college open house events
  • Meet every semester with an advisor to schedule planning
  • Check for new articulation agreements
  • Update your resume
  • Apply for financial aid
  • Apply for scholarships (apply in February for May/August graduates; October for December/January graduates
  • Send admission applications to transfer schools 

35 - 40 Credits

Final Semester
  • Continue applying for scholarships
  • Receive acceptance and scholarship letters from transfer schools
  • Make a decision on which school you are transferring to
  • Visit your transfer school and receive advising

Post Graduation
  • Send a final transcript to the transfer school(s)
  • Receive acceptance and scholarship letter from transfer schools
  • Make a decision on which school you are transferring to
  • Receive transfer orientation, advising, and register for classes at your four-year transfer school.