TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (May 30, 2014) – Tallahassee Community College and
the University of West Florida announced a new partnership today as the two
institutions established the TCC2UWF program.
program will provide students the opportunity to complete an Associate of Arts
degree at TCC and transfer to UWF to complete a bachelor's degree.
President Jim Murdaugh and UWF President Judy Bense introduced the program
today at a signing ceremony. TCC and UWF will share joint coordination of the
program, which includes outreach to high school students and other members of
the community in an effort to encourage them to pursue an associate's degree
through TCC while providing tailored, intensive advising that will place
students on a path toward a bachelor's degree from UWF.
are delighted to sign this partnership today with Tallahassee Community
College," said Bense. "It provides an excellent opportunity for
students in this region to complete their bachelor's degree at a mid-size
regional comprehensive university in Northwest Florida. At UWF, we can focus on
providing both a high-touch and quality education with personalized attention,
small class sizes, and a unique student experience."
TCC2UWF program is part of TCC’s Golden Guarantee Program, which includes
various university partners.
are excited to be able to offer students another opportunity to create a
relationship with a great four-year institution that will help them plan for
and attain success," said Murdaugh.
enrolled at TCC will be offered admission to UWF early in their academic career
in order to receive personalized and attentive transition services for a
information, visit TCC2.UWF.edu.