Start in American Honors, Transfer Anywhere

Begin college in a 2-year honors program then transfer to your dream school to complete a bachelor’s degree

Transfer Milestones

Our advisors share their tips to help American Honors students get to their dream school.

Work with your advisor to select classes, a major, and a degree pathway that are right for you and likely to transfer.

The American Honors community helps you perform well inside and outside the classroom – making you a competitive candidate for selective 4-year transfer schools.

You’ll have access to American Honors’ exclusive network of 4-year schools. Work with your advisor, alumni, and the American Honors transfer planning tool to create the strongest application to the best schools.

Once you start receiving admissions decisions, your advisor will help you evaluate transfer-credit decisions, degree audit reports, and financial aid packages. Then, it’s just a matter of saying “yes” to your dream school.

Transfer, Simplified

The American Honors program collaborates with a network of leading 2-year colleges to provide an honors program that prepares students to transfer and succeed at a top four-year institution. Learn how American Honors makes transferring a smart, affordable college plan.

One-on-One Transfer Advising.

Students are guided through a 5 step transfer process. Advisors help with class selection, school research, fee waivers, negotiating financial aid packages, scholarship searches, and more.

Transfer Handbook.

A clear plan for what needs to be done each semester to make sure students are the most competitive transfer candidates. Guidance on obtaining letters of recommendations and writing personal statements to ways to stand out among other applicants.

Transfer Seminar.

Hone skills needed to put together a competitive transfer application. Practice essay writing skills and get feedback on every aspect of your application.

of eligible transfer students applied to three or more 4-year institutions

of applicants were admitted to a 4-year institution

of applicants were admitted into their dream school

of applicants were admitted to a top 200 college or university

Based on June 2015 Student Transfer Survey

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Get To Know Some of Our Current Students and Alumni

Honors Student (a.k.a. Mom)

Sarah isn't your typical student. As a single mom, she balances full-time familial responsibilities with a full-time course load. Before American Honors, she was concerned about the cost of college holding her back from her goals. Now she's on her way to earning her bachelor's degree, with plans to pursue a master's degree after...

“University of Puget Sound is thrilled to be partnering with American Honors to create a direct pipeline for talented community college students to join our vibrant academic community without missing a beat.”

Jenny Rickard, University of Puget Sound

Our Transfer Network

Over 60 top colleges and universities are interested in attracting American Honors program graduates as participants of our exclusive Transfer Network.

Member Institutions

4-year colleges and universities that work closely with American Honors to facilitate the transfer process.  This can include conditional acceptance agreements, transfer articulation, Honors-specific scholarships, and/or application fee waivers.

Affiliate Institutions

4-year colleges and universities who are interested in attracting American Honors students, and who provide limited benefits such as application fee waivers and participation in transfer activities.

Our Transfer Network Includes

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