Requirements for Specific Degrees and Colleges

The Comprehensive Articulation Agreement allows North Carolina community college graduates who have earned the Associate in Arts or Associate in Science degree to transfer to one of the constituent institutions of the University of North Carolina, having completed the general education core. Transfer students will also be considered to have satisfied the UNC minimum course requirements.

If you have questions, please call us at 336-334-7946 or 800-443-8964 and press 1.

Departmental Programs

The following academic areas have additional admissions requirements.  Applicants must meet these requirements in addition to the general admissions requirements.

School of Nursing:

  • 3.0 GPA

Note: Students must complete Biology, Chemistry, Anatomy and Physiology with a minimum grade of "C" or higher on the first attempt. Chemistry, Anatomy and Physiology cannot be more than five years old.

College of Engineering:

  • 2.5 GPA

Note: Students must complete Calculus I with a minimum grade of "C" or higher.

Biology:

  • 2.8 GPA

Biology:

  • Secondary Education: 2.8 GPA

Chemistry:

  • 2.5 GPA

Chemistry:

  • Secondary Education: 2.8 GPA

Criminal Justice:

  • 2.5 GPA

Elementary Education:

  • 2.8 GPA

English:

  • Secondary Education: 2.8 GPA

History:

  • Secondary Education: 2.8 GPA

Journalism & Mass Communications:

  • 2.5 GPA

Liberal Studies: Pre-Law

  • 2.5 GPA

Mathematics:

  • Secondary Education: 2.8 GPA

Physics:

  • Secondary Education: 2.5 GPA

Political Science:

  • 2.5 GPA

Psychology:

  • 2.8 GPA

Social Work:

  • 2.6 GPA

Speech:

  • 2.7 GPA

Speech Language/Pathology:

  • 2.8 GPA

Sports Science & Fitness Management:

  • 2.3 GPA

Visual & Performing Arts:

  • Art Secondary Education: 2.8 GPA
  • Music Secondary Education: 2.8 GPA

For applicants who have earned an Associate of Arts or Associate of Science degree from a North Carolina Community College, you must:

  • Submit all official transcripts
  • Have a 2.0 college GPA from the last school attended

International Students

If you are an international student and/or have attended school outside of the United States, you will need your international transcript evaluated by one of the Credential Evaluation Services listed below. The evaluation service must provide a full course evaluation report. 

Office of Transfer Articulation
336-285-4149
articulation@ncat.edu

World Education Services (WES)
 1-800-937-3895
 info@wes.org

American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO)
202-296-3356
ies@aacrao.org

International Education Research Foundation
310-258-9451
info@ierf.org

Educational Perspectives
312-421-9300
info@edperspective.org

Josef Silny & Associates, Inc.
305-273-1616
info@jsilny.com

National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES)

Note: All coursework completed may or may not be eligible to receive transfer credit. Please contact us at 336-334-7946 or 800-443-8964 and press 1 to discuss your specific situation.