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Guaranteed Transfer Admission
Four-Year Partners Offer Guaranteed Transfer Admission

Guaranteed transfer admission agreements provide CLC students seamless transfer to earn their bachelor's degree to several partner colleges and universities in the region, nation and abroad.

  • Start at CLC and finish at a college or university of your choice with CLC’s Guaranteed Transfer Admission program
  • Know that you’re admitted to your transfer school as early as your first semester at CLC
  • Save thousands in tuition costs and lower student debt
  • Benefit from personalized academic planning from both institutions

View the Guaranteed Transfer Admission Quick Facts Sheet (PDF) for answers to frequently asked questions about guaranteed transfer admission agreements.


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American Business School – Paris, France

Guaranteed Transfer Admission

View the American Business School Guaranteed Transfer Admission Partner web page for program details.

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Arizona State University – Tempe, Arizona

Guaranteed Program for Admission: Illinois Community College Students

View the Arizona State University Guaranteed Transfer Admission Partner web page for program details.

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Carthage College – Kenosha, Wisconsin

Guaranteed Transfer Admission

View the Carthage College Guaranteed Transfer Admission Partner web page for program details.

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DePaul University – Chicago, Illinois

The DePaul Admission Partnership Program (DAPP)

View the DePaul University Guaranteed Transfer Admission Partner web page for program details.

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Eastern Illinois University – Charleston, Illinois

Guaranteed Transfer Admission

View the Eastern Illinois University Guaranteed Transfer Admission Partner web page for program details.

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Elmhurst College – Elmhurst, Illinois

Guaranteed Transfer Admission

View the Elmhurst College Guaranteed Transfer Admission Partner web page for program details.

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Herzing University – Kenosha, Wisconsin

Degree Up Program

View the Herzing University Guaranteed Transfer Admission Partner web page for program details.

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Illinois State University – Normal, Illinois

Guaranteed Transfer Admission

View the Illinois State University Guaranteed Transfer Admission Partner web page for program details.

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Kendall College – Chicago, Illinois

Guaranteed Transfer Admission

View the Kendall College Guaranteed Transfer Admission Partner web page for program details.

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Lake Forest College – Lake Forest, Illinois

Guaranteed Transfer Admission

View the Lake Forest College Guaranteed Transfer Admission Partner web page for program details.

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Marquette University – Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Guaranteed Transfer Admission

View the Marquette University Guaranteed Transfer Admission Partner web page for program details.

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North Central College – Naperville, Illinois

Guaranteed Transfer Admission

View the North Central College Guaranteed Transfer Admission Partner web page for program details.

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Northeastern Illinois University – Chicago, Illinois

Guaranteed Transfer Admission

View the Northeastern Illinois University Guaranteed Transfer Admission Partner web page for program details.

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Northern Illinois University – DeKalb, Illinois

Guaranteed Transfer Admission

View the Northern Illinois University Guaranteed Transfer Admission Partner web page for program details.

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Olivet Nazarene University – Bourbonnais, Illinois

Pursue ONU Transfer Admission Guarantee Agreement

View the Olivet Nazarene University Guaranteed Transfer Admission Partner web page for program details.

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School of the Art Institute of Chicago – Chicago, Illinois

Guaranteed Transfer Admission

View the School of the Art Institute of Chicago Guaranteed Transfer Admission Partner web page for program details.

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Southern Illinois University – Carbondale, Illinois

Guaranteed Transfer Admission

View the Southern Illinois University Guaranteed Transfer Admission Partner web page for program details.

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Trinity International University – Deerfield, Illinois

Guaranteed Transfer Admission

View the Trinity International University Guaranteed Transfer Admission Partner web page for program details.

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University of Illinois at Chicago

Transfer Admission Guarantee Program (TAG)

View the University of Illinois at Chicago Guaranteed Transfer Admission Partner web page for program details.

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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Engineering Pathways

Engineering Pathways offers qualifying CLC students guaranteed admission to the College of Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.  High school seniors planning on enrolling for the first time to College of Lake County are eligible to apply.  Eligible students will complete a specified list of equivalent courses at CLC, maintain a 3.3 GPA in those courses and a 3.2 cumulative GPA for all classes taken at CLC, and enroll full-time. It is recommended that students complete the College of Lake County Associate in Engineering Science (AES) degree.  For more information, visit the CLC Engineering Pathways page.

College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences

Transfer Agreement

The College of ACES is a global leader in the most promising areas of scholarship in the agricultural, consumer, and environmental sciences. ACES is known for their globally competitive students, their first-class discovery research, and the innovative knowledge they share. Any student who has completed the prescribed transfer agreement program at CLC (with the required program GPA) and submits required application and supporting documentation will be admitted to the College of ACES at the junior level in a relevant field of study. Interested students should speak to a transfer advisor early and submit a Statement of Intent (PDF) in order to ensure accurate course selection for the student’s desired program. The ACES Guaranteed Admissions Agreement (PDF) includes a transfer guide that outlines the requirements that must be met in order to guarantee admission.

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The University of Iowa – Iowa City, Iowa

Guaranteed Transfer Admission

View the University of Iowa Guaranteed Transfer Admission Partner web page for program details.

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University of Wisconsin-Parkside – Kenosha, Wisconsin

Guaranteed Transfer Admission

View the University of Wisconsin-Parkside Guaranteed Transfer Admission Partner web page for program details.



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