University of South Florida

University of South Florida LogoIn continuing to build opportunities for students to achieve affordable pathways to a baccalaureate degree and beyond, University of South Florida (USF) and Indian Hills Community College (IHCC) have created a transfer pathway to provide a guaranteed admission track for international students who graduate from Indian Hills with an Associate of Arts (AA) or an Associate of Science (AS) degree.

Participants Benefit in the following ways:

International students from IHCC will be admitted to USF if they meet the admissions criteria.  Admission criteria can be found at http://www.usf.edu/admissions/international/transfer/requirementsdeadlines/application-requirements.aspx.

  • Some USF programs may have higher entry requirements or require specific prerequisite courses before admission to the degree program in addition to the general admission
  • USF hereby agrees to award credit for courses taken Il-ICC per the articulation agreement with IHCC.
  • USF will provide international students at IHCC who express an intention to enroll at USF a conditional letter of acceptance if qualification sare met

Lower-Level Transfer (Students with 12-29 transferrable credit hours).

  • Students will only be considered in this category on a case-by-case assessment of: o Secondary school diploma and GPA o Post-Secondary courses and GPA o SAT or ACT scores, 0 TOELF, IELTS, or PTEA o Personal Statement reflecting reason for transfer

Mid-Level Transfer (Students with 30 to 59 transferrable credit hours).

  • Successfully completed a minimum of 67 percent of all credit hours attempted at currently and previously enrolled institutions
  • Official Transcript from all postsecondary Institutions (Il-ICC) attended
  • A 2.5/4.0 transfer or postsecondary transferable GPA is required with the following exceptions: o Nursing 3.5/4.0
  • English Proficiency as exhibited by C grade or better in equivalent course to ENCI 101
  • Math Proficiency as exhibited by C grade or better in university-level math course
  • No SAT or ACT score is required
  • No high-school credential is required
  • Transfer of courses to USF from Il-ICC is based on course mapping (articulation tables) in following table for Il-ICC.

Upper-Level Transfer (Students with 60 or more transferable credit hours).

  • Successfully completed a minimum of 67 percent of all credit hours attempted at currently and previously enrolled institutions
  • Official Transcript from all postsecondary Institutions (IHCC) attended
  • A 2.3/4.0 transfer or postsecondary transferable GPA is required with the following exceptions: o Architecture 3.0/4.0 o Business 2.75/4.0 o Education 2.5/4.0 o Mass Communications 2.75/4.0 o Nursing 3.2/4.0 o Social Work 2.75/4.0 o Engineering various GPAs based on department
  • English Proficiency as exhibited by TOEFL 79, IELTS 6.5, PTEA 54, or C grade or better in equivalent course to ENCI 101
  • Math Proficiency as exhibited by C grade or better in university-level math course
  • No SAT or ACT score is required
  • No high-school credential is required

 

Contacts:

Indian Hills Community College

mccollum_profileKarla McCollum, Director of International Affairs
Indian Hills Community College

525 Grandview Avenue Ottumwa, Iowa 52501

Phone: (641) 683-5266 or (800) 726-2585, ext. 5266
Email: Karla.McCollum@indianhills.edu