Graduates from Terra Community College who hold an Associate of Arts or an Associate of Science degree including a minimum of sixty (60) semester hours or equivalent of Terra collegiate work or accredited transfers to Terra and who meet the admission requirements of Heidelberg University, will be admitted with full junior status. All Heidelberg general education requirements will be met with the completed AA or AS degree.
Students may also transfer with a completed Associate's degree other than an AA or AS, or prior to completion of an Associate's degree. Transfer credit will be evaluated on a course by course basis and applied toward the student’s class standing and Heidelberg’s degree requirements.
Dual Admission and Enrollment Program
This program is designed so students can complete their Associates degree at Terra Community College and then transfer seamlessly to Heidelberg University to finish their Bachelor’s degree. While in the dual admission program, students may enroll in one course per semester for up to four semesters at Heidelberg while enrolled at Terra. Students pay the Terra tuition rate for the Heidelberg course. Additional information
While students can transfer from Terra to pursue any major at Heidelberg, we have specific agreements for the majors listed below. Students should work with both their Terra advisor and the Heidelberg advisor and use these transfer guides to aid in completing their degrees. Students will enter Heidelberg at junior status.
- AA = Associate of Art
- AS = Associate of Science
- AAS = Associate of Applied Science
Students pursuing an AAS in Accounting at Terra can use the guide below to see how their credits will transfer from this program to the Accounting major at Heidelberg. Please note that completing the AAS in Accounting will result in taking more than 120 total hours to earn a bachelor’s degree. There are other options available for completing a degree with a major in Accounting that will require fewer total hours.
Students interested in majoring in Biology can start their program at Terra by pursuing the AS in Biology Pre-major degree.
Students interested in majoring in Biochemistry can start their program at Terra by pursuing the AS General Transfer degree.
Students interested in Business Administration can start their program at Terra by pursuing either the AS with a Business Concentration or the AAS in Business. Please note that completing the AAS in Business could result in taking more than 120 total hours to earn a bachelor’s degree.
- AS Agreement
- AAS Agreement
- Business Administration Transfer Guide for use with AS degree
- Business Administration Transfer Guide for use with AAS degree
Students interested in majoring in Chemistry can start their program at Terra by pursuing the AS General Transfer degree.
Students interested in majoring in Economics can start their program at Terra by pursuing the AA with an Economics Concentration.
Students interested in majoring in Education at any age level can start their program at Terra by pursuing the AA with a Concentration in Education. All programs lead to licensure in the State of Ohio.
- Early Childhood
- Early Childhood with Intervention Specialist
- Middle Childhood
- Adolescent Young Adult—Language Arts
- Adolescent Young Adult—Life Sciences (Biology)
- Adolescent Young Adult—Mathematics
- Adolescent Young Adult—Social Studies
- Multi-Age—Health and Physical Education
Students who started or completed the AAS in Early Childhood Education can use the guide below to see how their Education courses will transfer.
Students interested in Environmental Science can start their program at Terra by pursuing either the AS in Biology Pre-major or the AS General Transfer degree.
- Environmental Science Transfer Guide with General AS degree
- Environmental Science Transfer Guide with AS in Biology Pre-major
Students pursuing a major in Health Information Technology or Medical Assisting at Terra can transfer their credits toward a major in Health Sciences at Heidelberg. Please note that completing the AAS degree in one of these majors will result in taking more than 120 total hours to earn a bachelor’s degree. There are other options available for completing a degree with a major in Health Sciences that will require fewer total hours. Both the AS with a Health Information Management Concentration and the AAS in Health Information Technology have been articulated.
- AS Agreement
- AAS Agreement
- AS in Health Information Management Transfer Guide
- AAS in Health Information Technology Transfer Guide
The AAS in Medical Assisting has also been articulated for students pursuing any of the following concentrations: Coding, Phlebotomy and Practice Management.
- AAS Agreement
- Medical Assisting-Coding Transfer Guide
- Medical Assisting-Phlebotomy Transfer Guide
- Medical Assisting-Practice Management Transfer Guide
Students interested in majoring in music can start their program at Terra by pursuing an AA music transfer degree. This agreement is for students wanting a Bachelor or Art with a major in Music.
Students interested in earning a Bachelor of Music in Performance can start their program at Terra by pursuing an AAS in Music Performance.