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Four-Year Universities

Statewide Articulation Agreements

Planning on transferring to a 4-year university? As a member of the Colorado Community College System, Otero Junior College can provide our students who wish to pursue advanced degrees, transfer agreements with four-year institutions.

To review a full list of transfer agreements, go to:
www.cccs.edu/edservices/articulation.html

Students may transfer 31 credits of completed general education course work (with a grade of C- or better in each course) to most public colleges in Colorado. Students who complete an Associate of Arts or Associate of Science degree are guaranteed to transfer 60 credit hours of courses required for those degrees to a four-year school, once they have been accepted for admission. Students who follow this plan should be able to finish a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degree within another 60 credit hours.

PLEASE NOTE: Some degrees may exceed the typical 120 credit hours required to successfully graduate.

Statewide articulation agreements for the following professional degree programs prescribe specific general education courses and degree requirements: Business; Early Childhood Education; Elementary Education; Engineering; and Nursing.

University of Colorado at Colorado Springs:

Otero Junior College and UCCS have partnered to begin a 2+2 partnership. The agreement will allow students to complete their bachelors degrees in selected options without relocating.

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • Bachelor of Arts in Business
  • Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice

More options are scheduled to follow.

For more information please contact:
Travis Richter. Email: travis.richter@ojc.edu Phone: 719-384-6953

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Other Degree Partnerships

Otero Junior College works closely with the following 4-year colleges and universities:

College Home Page Transfer Information
Adams State College Students can take their first two years of course work at Otero Junior College, then complete their final two years with ASC, either online or on the Adams State College campus in Alamosa.
Colorado Christian University Colorado Christian University and the Community College System (CCCS) have worked together to create helpful transfer guides for students who wish to complete a bachelor's degree at CCU. The transfer guides show students which courses at their Colorado community college will transfer to a specific CCU degree program. OJC students who earn an Associate of Arts (A.A.) or Associate of Science (A.S.) degree are guaranteed admission to CCU's College of Adult and Graduate Studies for up to 12 months after graduation with a degree or program certificate.
Colorado State University
(Pueblo)
Students can take their first two years of course work at Otero Junior College in all of OJC’s recognized Programs of Study (see Degree Programs), then complete their final two years with CSU-Pueblo.
Colorado State University
(Ft. Collins)
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Otero Junior College, in cooperation with Colorado State University - Fort Collins, has developed a two-year Associate of Science degree track with an emphasis in Agriculture in three different areas: Agriculture Business, Animal Science, and Soil and Crop Science. Upon successful completion, the degree, and all classes associated with the degree, will transfer seamlessly into the CSU-Fort Collins College of Agricultural Science where a student can earn a bachelor's degree with an additional 60 hours of credit. [ Agriculture Advising Sheets ]
University of Colorado
at Colorado Springs
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OJC is working closely with UCCS to develop several programs of study that will result in seamless transfer, including pre-engineering and nursing.
Colorado Mesa University* After OJC students complete the Law Enforcement Training Certificate program at OJC they have the option to continue their education and earn an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Law Enforcement at OJC.

A transfer agreement with Colorado Mesa University allows OJC students who have completed the Associate of Applied Science Degree in Law Enforcement to continue their career advancement by earning a Bachelor of Science degree at CMU in Public Administration/Public Safety through an online distance education learning format.

  

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Special Articulation Agreements in Agriculture

Otero Junior College has developed special articulation agreements in Agriculture with the following 4-year colleges and universities:

College Home Page Transfer Information [ Agriculture Advising Sheets ]
New Mexico State University
College of Agricultural,
Consumer and Environmental Science
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The College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences at New Mexico State University has signed a 2 + 2 agreement with Otero Junior College that allows students with an Associate of Science degree in Agriculture Business, Animal Science or Soil and Crop Science to transfer seamlessly and complete a Bachelor of Science degree.
West Texas State University* Otero Junior College, in cooperation with West Texas A & M University, has developed a two year Associate of Science degree track in Agriculture with areas of emphasis in Agriculture Business, Animal Science, and Soil and Crop Science. Upon successful completion of the degree requirements, students can transfer seamlessly to WTAMU to complete a Bachelor of Science degree.
Oklahoma Panhandle
State University
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OJC is working closely with Oklahoma Panhandle University to complete an articulation agreement for an Associate of Science degree in Agriculture Business, Animal Science and Soil and Crop Science to a Bachelor of Science degree as OPSU. The intent of the agreement will be seamless transfer in those emphasis areas.

  

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Special Articulation Agreement in Information Systems Engineering

This agreement has been developed specifically to assist students from OJC who desire to complete a Bachelor’s of Science in Information Systems Engineering (ISE) from FHSU:

The purposes of this agreement are to delineate the Otero Junior College general education courses that have been approved for transfer as fulfilling general education requirements at FHSU, and to delineate the OJC courses accepted by FHSU as fulfilling specific requirements within the Information Systems Engineering major.

  

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Colorado Four-Year Colleges

College Home Page College Home Page College Home Page
Colorado College Colorado School of Mines (Golden) Colorado State University (Pueblo)
Colorado Technical University (Colorado Springs) Devry University at Colorado Springs Devry University at Westminster
Fort Lewis College (Durango) Governor's State University Jones International University
Mesa State College (Grand Junction) United States Air Force Academy University of Colorado at Boulder
University of Colorado at Colorado Springs University of Colorado at Denver University of Colorado Health Sciences Center (Denver)
University of Denver University of Northern Colorado (Greeley)  Western State College

  

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