SCCC Signs Articulation Agreement with Montclair State University’s College of Science and Mathematics

Article Posted -- May 6, 2014

Sussex County Community College has signed an articulation agreement with Montclair State University’s College of Science and Mathematics. According to the agreement, an SCCC associate in science degree will be fully transferable as the first two years of a baccalaureate of science degree program at MSU toward the following majors in MSU’s College of Science and Mathematics:

Marine Biology and Coastal Sciences
Biology
Biochemistry
Chemistry
Geoscience
Molecular Biology

SCCC students must earn their A.S. degree and major in either Biology, Chemistry or Geology and maintain a minimum grade point average to be eligible for admission to the MSU programs. Commenting on the MSU agreement, Interim Dean of Business, Math, Science and Law, Peter Schoch stated, “Thanks to the support of our faculty and staff and the faculty and staff at MSU, we have been able to carefully align our science curricula with that of Montclair State University’s College of Science and Mathematics to add this new articulation agreement to our growing roster of joint academic programs.”

Sussex County Community College is accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and offers 19 Degree Programs, 23 Degree Options, 8 Professional Certificates, 8 Health Sciences Certificates and 24 Corporate and Community Education Training Certificates and Career Programs.