York College of Pennsylvania, Carroll Community College Sign Partner Agreement

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Trish McCarthy Carroll, Public & Corporate Relations Officer, Carroll Community College, Work: 410-386-8184
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YORK, Pa. – York College and Carroll Community College (Carroll) signed a partnership agreement on June 6 that provides students who graduate with an associate’s degree from Carroll guaranteed admission to York College at the junior level.

“This agreement indicates that we want to work closely with Carroll Community College in providing a good pathway for their students who are interested in finishing their education with York College,” said Katie Schwienteck, associate registrar for transfer articulation at York College. “We will be active on their campus meeting with their interested students.”

“It was a pleasure to have visited York College of Pennsylvania’s beautiful campus and to have signed our new articulation agreement,” said Dr. James D. Ball, president of Carroll Community College. “The visionary administration at York College is on the cutting edge, expanding programs to serve regional economic development needs. York College is committed to strengthening transfer opportunities for Carroll Community College graduates, and I look forward to our mutual cooperation as we build meaningful opportunities between our vibrant institutions.”

About Carroll Community College
Carroll Community College offers academic and career preparation leading to transfer to four-year colleges and universities, and for direct entry into professional opportunities. Personalized learning, small class size, individualized attention from expert faculty, affordability, a convenient location, and customized training and services to the business community all make Carroll a popular choice. Since 1993, the College has served more than 130,000 students of all ages and backgrounds. Carroll Community College is located at 1601 Washington Road, Westminster, Md., 21157. Visit us on our website at www.carrollcc.edu.

About York College
A private college located in southcentral Pennsylvania, York College offers more than 50 baccalaureate majors in professional programs, the sciences and humanities to its 4,600 undergraduate students. The College also offers master's programs in business, education and nursing, and a doctorate in nursing practice. York College students enjoy a high-quality education that emphasizes practical application and a community invested in their success. The College provides a personal plan to help students focus their passions and attain their goals so they are prepared for a lifetime of meaningful careers – ready to meet the challenges of their profession and feeling confident and proud of their achievements.