2-Year and 4-year degree paths
SMC is flexible. Start here and earn your Associate Degree, then either transfer to the college of your choice to complete your Bachelor’s Degree or stay at SMC. Either way, you’ll earn a valuable degree after two years of study.
2-Year Path: Start Here, then Transfer to ANY College or University
Save time and money by taking your first two years of general college courses here at SMC (you’ll earn an Associate degree), then complete your final two years and earn a Bachelor’s degree at ANY other college or university. Each program below is designed to help you easily transfer to complete a four-year degree in nearly any major within these disciplines and fields:
- Arts (Arts & Letters majors such as English, history, math, psychology, foreign languages, etc.)
- Criminal Justice (offered as a traditional classroom-based program or online)
- Fine Arts
- Religious Studies
- Science (Majors such as health care-related disciplines, veterinary, physical and natural sciences, etc.)
4-Year Path: Stay at SMC to Finish Your Degree
OPTION 1: SMC’S BACHELOR’S DEGREE WITH CONCENTRATIONS IN BUSINESS, ENGLISH, HISTORY AND RELIGION
Stay at SMC to finish your four-year degree AND get prepared to be successful in the workplace after you graduate. This unique degree lets you combine your areas of interest and get practical skills valued by employers.
OPTION 2: FOUR-YEAR ONLINE PATH VIA USC OR THE MEDICAL UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA (MUSC) For students interested in health care careers or other specialized fields, these are two exciting options to earn an online degree. Compete your first two years at SMC, and we’ll assist you to transfer into these programs.