Spartanburg Community College and Converse University Partner to Create New Direct-Transfer Program
From the Spartanburg Community College Press Release:
Spartanburg, SC— (April 29, 2022) — Today, leadership of Spartanburg Community College and Converse University signed agreements to develop a block transfer program that offers SCC graduates who successfully complete an Associate of Arts or Associate of Science degree the opportunity to enroll in Converse University toward the completion of a bachelor’s degree.
“We are excited to continue the strong partnership between Converse University and Spartanburg Community College in a formal way through this transfer agreement,” said Converse University President Dr. Boone Hopkins. “Through deep scholarship and transformative mentorship, Converse is a creator of opportunity for our students through a personalized education that also includes the professional and technical skills graduates need to be successful in their careers. We are impressed by the incredible students from SCC who have already come to Converse to complete their bachelor’s degree and look forward to welcoming more to our campus.”
“We are impressed by the incredible students from SCC who have already come to Converse to complete their bachelor’s degree and look forward to welcoming more to our campus.”President Boone Hopkins
“It is a great day today to be a Chaser at Spartanburg Community College as we share the impactful opportunity in partnership with Converse University to enhance the capacity for individuals from all walks of life to chase and live out their dreams,” said Dr. Michael Mikota, President of Spartanburg Community College. “With each initiative we launch, we further denote that Spartanburg Community College is leading higher education efforts to advance opportunity and economic vitality in the Upstate of South Carolina.”
*Photograph courtesy of Spartanburg Community College