FAYETTE, Iowa (September 13, 2013) - Upper Iowa University, Fayette, Iowa, and Southern Crescent Technical College, have signed an articulation agreement that will make it easier for Southern Crescent students to transfer to Upper Iowa University to complete a bachelor's degree.
"Our goal is to help students access an affordable degree program at Upper Iowa University," said UIU President William R. Duffy, Ed.D., Ed.S. "We are committed to partnerships like this to help us serve the educational needs of students. We look forward to working closely with students from SCTC."
Southern Crescent Technical College is composed of two campuses and three centers that serve nine counties of the South Atlanta region including Butts, Fayette, Henry, Jasper, Lamar, Pike, Spalding, Taylor and Upson. It was formed in July 2010, by the merger of Flint River Technical College (FRTC) and Griffin Technical College (GTC). SCTC offers approximately 200 choices of programs with associate degrees, diplomas, and technical certificates of credit in the areas of business, health, technical and industrial, computer information systems, and public service.
About Upper Iowa University Founded in 1857, Upper Iowa University is a private, not-for-profit university providing undergraduate and graduate degree programs and leadership development opportunities to some 6,200 students—nationally and internationally—at its Fayette campus and learning centers worldwide. Upper Iowa University is a recognized innovator in offering accredited, quality programs through flexible, multiple delivery systems, including online and self-paced degree program. For more information, visit www.uiu.edu.
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