Agreements with Four-Year Colleges and Universities

Use the tabs to the right to access Individual course transfer agreements, maintained by four-year colleges and universities, or course-by-course equivalencies for students transferring prior to completing the AA/AS degree. Many of our transfer partners provide advising guides that tell you exactly which courses to take a PPCC to best fit into their four-year degree programs.

Students wishing to transfer after completing AA/AS degrees should work closely with faculty advisors to follow best choices requirements or approved articulation agreements.

Additionally the Colorado Department of Higher Education maintains a list of statewide transfer agreements and information on the Colorado Guaranteed Transfer (gt Pathways) Program.

PPCC's Top Three Transfer Institutions

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Colorado State University, Pueblo, CO

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Regis University, Colorado Springs, CO

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University of Colorado,Colorado Springs, CO

Local Colleges & Universities

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Colorado Christian University, Colorado Springs, CO

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The Colorado College, Colorado Springs, CO

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Colorado State University, Pueblo, CO

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Colorado Technical University, Colorado Springs, CO

  • and AS Articulation Agreement with PPCC and Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctoral Programs
  • AGS and AAS course transfer matrices accounting, computer science, criminal justice, business, multimedia graphic design, and others
  • Contact: Tyler Graham at (719) 590-6885 or 

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DeVry University, Colorado Springs, CO

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Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, World-wide

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National American University, Colorado Springs, CO

  • 1915 Jamboree Drive, Ste. 185, Colorado Springs, CO 80920
  • Programs Offered:  Allied Health, Business, Information Technology, and Criminal Justice
  • Contact: Rose Machuca at (719) 590-8326 or 

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Nazarene Bible College, Colorado Springs, CO

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Regis University, Colorado Springs, CO

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University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, CO

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University Phoenix, Colorado Springs, CO

  • Formal Agreement with the Colorado Community College System including an AA Transfer Agreement and 5% tuition reduction for PPCC Graduates. See attached FAQ CoCCS_NAMARK1696FAQ.PDF
  • Community College Transfer Advising Guide:
  • Colorado Springs locations at 2 North Cascade Avenue, Suite 100 and 5725 Mark Dabling Boulevard
  • Contact: Anthony Jordan 719-331-4243 (cell) or 719-235-4008 or

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Webster University, Colorado Springs, CO

Colorado Public Colleges & Universities


Adams State University - Alamosa, CO


Colorado Mesa University, Grand Junction, CO


Colorado School of Mines - Golden, CO

Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO


Colorado State University, Pueblo, CO

Fort Lewis College, Durango, CO


Mesa State College, Grand Junction, CO 
(see Colorado Mesa University above)


Metropolitan State University, Denver, CO


University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO


University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, CO


University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences, Denver, CO


University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO


Western State University, Gunnison, CO

Private and Out-of-State Colleges & Universities

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Art Institute of Colorado, Denver, CO

  • CCCS System-wide agreement; On-line learning; 10% discount for PPCC faculty/staff
  • Transfer Agreement (download)
  • Programs in Culinary, Design Management, Digital Filmmaking & Video Production, Fashion Design,Graphic Design, Industrial Design, Interactive Media and Web Design, Interior Design, Media Arts & Animation, Photography, Visual Effects & Motion Graphics, Video Production
  • NEW!  Interior Design Transfer Agreement
  • Contact: Main Number 303-837-0825 or 800-275-2420, or Ben Yohe 303-824-4776

Chadron State College

Chadron State College, Chadron, NE

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Ferris State University, Big Rapids, MN

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The Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising, CA

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Fort Hays State University, Hays, KS

Grand Canyon University

Grand Canyon University, Phoenix, AZ

  • Founded in 1949, Grand Canyon University is Arizona's private university
  • Offers online and campus-based bachelor's and master's degree programs
  • Programs offered through the College of Education, Business, Nursing and Health Sciences and Liberal Arts
  • Contact: Jeff Abramson, or 719-334-3429

Johnson and Wales University

Johnson and Wales University, Denver, CO

  • No cost admission
  • CCCS System-wide agreement
  • Contact: Johnson & Wales University, Office of Admissions; Admissions Information call 303-256-9300; 
    Transfer Credit Information: 303-256-9320 (Chris Abrahamson or Kim Buxton-Hamel)

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National University, San Diego, CA

  • National University website:
  • Programs in Business, Health & Human Services, Media & Communications, IT & Engineering, & Education
  • On-line and campus based Bachelor's and Master's degree programs
  • Promising Scholar scholarship and Transfer to Triumph program
  • Contact: Curtis Lenardson or 303-359-9950

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Northcentral University,Prescott Valley, AZ

  • CCCS System-wide transfer agreement
  • On-line and accelerated courses; no residency requirements
  • Programs in Business Administration, Psychology, and Education
  • Contact: at 928-541-7777 ext. 8048 or 

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Northwest Missouri State University, Maryville, MO

Palmer College of Chiropractic

Palmer College of Chiropractic, Davenport, IA

Santa Fe University of Art and Design

Santa Fe University of Art and Design,Santa Fe, NM

Rocky Mountain College of Art & Design

Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design, Denver, CO

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Savannah College of Art and Design, Atlanta, Lacoste, Savannah, e-Learning

  • New transfer agreement - AGS to BFA Painting, and Graphic Arts (Savannah and Atlanta)
  • Transfer students may be eligible for scholarships based on academic, artistic and combined honors. Use Promo Code ARTIC0809 to waive application fee for PPCC transfers.
  • Contact: Margaret Kross at 800.869.7223 or

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Southwestern College, Kansas, Winfield, Wichita, Fort Filey, McConnell AFS, KS and OK


University of Denver, Denver, CO

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University of Hawaii at Hilo

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University of Montana - Missoula, MT

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University of Wyoming - Laramie, WY

Online Colleges & Universities



American Public /American Military University, Charles Town, WV 

  • For information on the University: downloadable agreement
  • 100& Online classes start monthly with 8 week and 16 week classes
  • Transfer Creit Ealuation, (TCE) Fee waiver, transfer up to 91 semester hours for Bachelor's degrees
  • All undergrduate students receive a book grant
  • Contact: Chuck Pfeifer at or 877-755-2787

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Argosy University, Denver, CO

  • For information on the University:
  • Undergraduate and Graduate Programs in Psychology, Criminal Justice, Business, and Liberal Arts Academic Catalog
  • Named in the GI JOBS 2010 guide to Military-friendly schools.
  • Regionally accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.
  • Contact: Diane Rotondo at 866-431-5981 or 303-923-4120 (Direct)

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Ashford University, San Diego, CA

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Bellevue University, Bellevue, NE

  • Online degree programs since 1996
  • Accepts entire AA or AS degree toward BS or BA
  • Complete your bachelor’s degree online in 15 months
  • More than 20 online accelerated degree programs, including Security Management and Criminal Justice Administration

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California University Of Pennsylvania, California, PA

  • Expert faculty members who are current practitioners in their field
  • Several Programs of study available: Online Legal Studies,Degrees, and residential Criminal Justice;
  • Contact: Charles P. Nemeth, Chair of Legal Studies at 412-565-2328

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Capella University,Minneapolis, MN

  • On-Line Learning;CCCS System-wide agreement
  • Application fees waived; Streamlined application process
  • Tuition discount for faculty, staff, and administrators
  • Contact: Advisory Services at 888-Capella or

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Charter Oak State College, New Britain, CT

  • Offers a baccalaureate degree in Public Safety Administration for students completing PPCC degrees in Fire Science Technology, Criminal Justice, and Emergency Medical Services and Homeland Security-Emergency Management
  • On-line learning
  • Contact: at 800-832-3800


CSU Global

100% online campus for Bachelor’s Completion degrees


Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA

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Ferris State University, Big Rapids, MN

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Fort Hays State University, Hays, KS

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Franklin University, Columbus, OH

  • CCCS System-wide transfer agreement
  • On-line and accelerated programs in Applied Management, Business Administration, Business Forensics, Computer Science, Digital Communication, Financial Management, Forensic Accounting, Accounting, Health Care Management, Information Technology, Management, Management Information Sciences, and Public Safety Management, Marketing and Human Resources Management.
  • Contact: Ken Sigler, Community College Relations
    at 1-888-341-6237, ext. 6051

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Kaplan University, Online

  • (main Community College Info page)
  • 10% Tuition Reduction to alumni, faculty, and staff
  • Reduced tuition for active military and veterans
  • Universal Degree plans customized to each individual student and their individual goals
  • "Kaplan Commitment gives you the opportunity to attend real classes for real credits with no tuition obligation!"
  • Contact: Heather Young or 608-779-5599 Ext. 2170 

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Nazarene Bible College, Colorado Springs, CO

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Northcentral University, Prescott Valley, AZ

  • CCCS System-wide transfer agreement
  • On-line and accelerated courses; no residency requirements
  • Programs in Business Administration, Psychology, and Education
  • Contact: at 928-541-7777 ext. 8048 or 

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Northern Arizona University–Extended Campuses, Flagstaff, AZ

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Siena Heights University, Adrian, Michigan

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Southwestern College, Kansas: Winfield, Wichita, Fort Riley, McConnell AFS and Oklahoma

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SUNY Empire State College – 35 Locations across New York state and Online Everywhere

  • Earn college credit for military training, work and life experience
  • Transfer up to 93 of 124 credits required to earn an accredited State University of New York bachelor’s degree
  • Preliminary review of how credits will transfer to bachelor’s degree programs
  • Develop a personalized degree program with the assistance of a faculty mentor
  • PPCC Brochure: F-1014 OVEM Pathways Pikes Peak Brochure 1-26-2015.pdf
  • Contact: Bill Yaeger, local in Colorado Springs, at (518) 859-0794,

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Troy University, Colorado Springs, CO

  • A public institution celebrating more than 125 years of excellence
  • A broad range of 100% online undergraduate and graduate degrees
  • Regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS)
  • Affordable Tuition
  • Contact: Danielle Pankey, 334-808-6599,

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University of Maryland University College - Adelphi, MD

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Upper Iowa University- Fayette, IA

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Western Governors University - Salt Lake City, UT