While enrolled at HACC full-time, Dual Admissions students may take one course per year at Albright College with the tuition waived. (maximum of three courses lifetime).
Albright's Application Fee is waived for Dual Admission candidates.
Albright College agrees to accept the general education embedded in HACC's Associate in Arts (A.A.) and Associate in Science (A.S.) as meeting all general studies requirements for graduation from Albright. Except for the foreign language requirement (native speakers exempt), synthesis requirement, and ENG 102 requirement (if students have not completed HACC's ENG 102 Composition II).
All HACC courses with quality grades (A, B, C, inclusive of a C-) will transfer to Albright College.
Full-time students entering Albright with junior status can complete a bachelor's degree within four regular terms (spring and fall) in a parallel program. That is, provided the student completes the appropriate associate degree program at HACC and completes the proper sequence of courses at Albright.
Merit scholarships are available to Dual Admission graduates from HACC who enroll as full-time day students at Albright College (3 or more courses per semester). With a final minimum HACC GPA of 2.4 or higher.
Accept HACC courses for transfer as specified by BU's general transfer policy.
Under the Dual Admissions Agreement, HACC students will be guaranteed admissions into a Bachelor's Degree program with third year Junior) status at BU on the conditions that the major is not at capacity and they meet the following criteria
While enrolled at HACC, dual admission students have access to:
Career advising at Elizabethtown College
The use of library resources and other on-campus facilities.
Dual Admission students can also enroll in courses at Elizabethtown College that are not offered at HACC but are required to complete the Elizabethtown College bachelor’s degree. Tuition for up to two of these courses will be waived.
HACC students who submit a "Letter of Intent" to enter Kutztown University before the completion of 30 transferable credit hours will be guaranteed admission into a Bachelor's Degree program with third year (junior) status at Kutztown University on the condition that they:
Complete the application
Review scholarship opportunities
Review transferability of "D" grades (unless prohibited by major).
Advantages of Dual Admission with Penn State Harrisburg:
Dual Admission students will be assured space in their PSH majors by the semester selected if they maintain continuous enrollment and meet all requirements, including grade point average, for entry into the major.
Each student will be assigned an advisor at both HACC and PSH in order to ensure that the student is provided with guidance toward meeting the associate and baccalaureate degree requirements of the two institutions.
At the conclusion of each semester, during the student's associate degree studies, HACC will automatically send to PSH a copy of the student's transcript, preferably through the electronic transfer of information.
Students will be provided with financial aid information for both institutions. They will receive full consideration for PSH financial aid, including veteran certification where applicable, upon matriculation. Students may also apply for University housing.