Your Transfer Options
Check out resource links to learn more about various majors and careers.
Researching College/ Universities
California Public Universities
California State University
University of California
California Private Colleges & Universities
Liberal Arts Colleges in the United States
Preparing for Your Major
Courses that transfer to UC & CSU
Major preparation for UC & CSU
General guidelines of courses that might transfer to in-state and out-of-state colleges/universities:
Apply to a University
Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT)
Transfer into the California State University (CSU) system with guaranteed pathway and associate degree for transfer.
Transfer Admission Guarantee (TAG)
Would you like guaranteed admission to a University of California? Also see our TAG agreements with out-of-state public and private universities.
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The Karl S. Pister Leadership Opportunity Program enables outstanding UC-eligible junior-level community college transfer students to complete their undergraduate studies at UC Santa Cruz.
- The program provides a $20,000 scholarship distributed over two years, individually tailored mentoring and academic support, and assistance in finding paid or volunteer summer work experience co-sponsored by private- and public-sector employers.
- Recipients will be selected by the chancellor of UCSC from nominees submitted by the presidents of participating community colleges.
- One scholarship is available for each college.