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Transfer Questions
Lea Bingham
Assistant Dean

Birth to Kindergarten

University Transfer Options

Students have two paths to a bachelor's degree in Birth to Kindergarten education. The Associate in Arts (AA) degree provide a foundation for students interested in teaching language arts and social studies. The Early Childhood AAS -Transfer degree is guaranteed to transfer to most UNC System universities.

Early Childhood Education Associate in Applied Science (AAS)

Students who complete the Early Childhood Education - Transfer Associate in Applied Science (AAS) degree may transfer to UNC System institutions under the Early Childhood Uniform Articulation Agreement to complete a Bachelor’s Degree in Birth-Kindergarten with teaching licensure program or a Bachelor’s Degree in a related Early Education non-licensure program.

The Associate in Arts

The Associate in Arts (AA) degree will transfer to all UNC System schools, most North Carolina independent colleges and universities, and most out of state institutions. Students in the AA program develop foundational knowledge particularly business, English, fine arts, foreign languages, history, philosophy, psychology, or sociology.

Students should print out and save the baccalaureate degree plan (BDP) for their major and intended transfer university.

Guaranteed Admissions Pathways

Durham Tech has partnered with several universities to develop guaranteed admissions pathways for a seamless transition into their baccalaureate programs for eligible students who complete a Durham Tech university transfer degree (AA, AS, AFA, and AE). Students must apply for acceptance into these programs.

View more information about Guaranteed Admissions Pathways and the list of universities. 

Suggested Paths