Southwestern Michigan College
If you have completed an associate degree from Southwestern Michigan College – or if you will soon – you are well on your way to a bachelor’s degree. And you can earn it in Athens, Ohio, or without leaving home!
Transfer Your Coursework
Ohio University recognizes transfer credit from courses taken at Southwestern Michigan College. Following this guide as you plan your transfer to OHIO will allow you to complete courses within the BRICKS general education requirements toward a bachelor's degree at OHIO while attending Southwestern Michigan College. This is not an exhaustive list of transfer courses. In fact, every college-level course at Southwestern Michigan College is transferable to Ohio University.
View the general education equivalency guide (PDF)
Find Your Admissions Advisor
Connect with the advisor assigned to your selected campus.
Receive Personal Advising
Planning your transfer to Ohio University is easy through the Strategic Transfer Education Plan (STEP) at Southwestern Michigan College. By participating in STEP, you will receive personal advising to help in a seamless transition to OHIO.
Programs of Study
OHIO offers more than 250 programs of study on the Athens campus and multiple options through OHIO Online and on the regional campuses.
Find the degree program that's right for you
Ohio University provides transfer and advising guides for articulated programs to students and graduates of Southwestern Michigan College.
View the RN to BSN advising guide (PDF)
Community College Partnerships
Each of our community college partners is assigned a director of strategic partnerships to oversee and coordinate all aspects of the partnerships. To find and connect with your assigned director of strategic partnerships, visit the OHIO Online Enrollment page.