Transfer Programs

As a NH student there are a variety of transfer programs and options available to you. Select one of the programs below to learn more!

Public Promise

Public Promise is designed for New Hampshire residents who were not admitted to Keene State College and/or Plymouth State University, who eventually wish to enroll in a bachelor’s program at the respective institution. Students begin their college study at one of the Community College System of New Hampshire (CCSNH) campuses and later transfer to a four-year program by taking advantage of programs like Dual NH or NH Transfer Connections! Scholarships available!

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Plymouth State Block Transfer

Participating in the CCSNH & PSU Block Transfer Program allows qualified students to complete an Associate Degree in Liberal Arts at any of the CCSNH colleges and move seamlessly to PSU. PSU will honor at minimum 60 credits earned from an Associate Degree in Liberal Arts as fulfilling PSUs General Education requirements, plus applicable electives, with the possible exception of any course required by the major. This program guarantees qualified students entry to PSU via any of the CCSNH colleges. FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT Mike Wilus Assistant Director of Transfer Admissions mjwilus@plymouth.edu or call/text (603) 605-8733.

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Dual Admission Programs

CCSNH to USNH

Apply once and gain admission to two schools! The NH Dual Admission Program is affordable option designed for students who wish to complete their associate degree at one of New Hampshire's seven Community Colleges before transitioning to a bachelors degree program at one of four University System of New Hampshire institutions (Granite State, Keene State, Plymouth State or UNH).  Along the way, you will receive specialized academic advising and enjoy activities at two colleges including academic, athletic, cultural and social events. Take advantage of this great educational pathway and experience the power of 2!

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RN to BSN Programs

CCSNH to USNH

The RN to BSN Pathway program is designed for CCSNH Associate of Science, Nursing graduates who wish to complete their Bachelor of Science in Nursing. The NH RN to BSN Pathway program is a partnership between the Community College System of NH (CCSNH) and the University System of NH. This is a “public pathway” just for graduates of any CCSNH college to enroll in the RN to BSN Pathway program at Granite State College (GSC), continuing their Nursing education at the same cost per credit as their community college courses (currently only $200 per credit)!

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Public Pathways at UNH Manchester

New Hampshire community college students now have a simpler option to transition their associate's degree into a UNH bachelor’s degree. Our new, four-year Public Pathways Program eliminates the transfer credit headache by clearly outlining the courses you should take in your first two years at community college, and how they will transfer to UNH's campus in Manchester.

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Running Start, e-Start and Dual Enrollment (for high school students!)

The Running Start program allows high school students to take Community College System of NH (CCSNH) courses for high school AND college credit while still in high school. Courses offered through the Running Start program are college courses taught at the high school by CCSNH college credentialed high school faculty as part of the daily class schedule. 

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NH Transfer Connections Program

NHTCP is designed for New Hampshire students who eventually wish to enroll in a bachelor’s program at one of the four public institutions that make up the University System of New Hampshire (USNH). NHTCP students begin their college study at Granite State College or one of the Community College System of New Hampshire (CCSNH) campuses.

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Accelerated Bachelor's Completion Program

The Accelerated Bachelor's Completion program allows students to transfer their entire Associate Degree to Granite State College to choose from two Bachelor's degree options: B.S. in Business Management or B.S. in Psychology. Students will be able to earn their degree in 18 months 100% online.

Accelerated Bachelor's Completion