All College of the Siskiyous counselors and advisors can help you plan your transfer from COS to four-year colleges and universities. To make an appointment with a counselor about transfer you may call the Counseling and Student Support Programs office at (530) 938-5353. Advisors are available on a walk-in basis during office hours.
Counseling is also available at the Yreka Campus, call (530) 841-5550 for an appointment.
College of the Siskiyous currently offers Associate Degrees for Transfer in:
By participating in a UC Transfer Admission Guarantee (TAG) program, you will receive early review of your academic records, early admission notification and specific guidance about major preparation and general education coursework.
Filing period Sep 1-30. See TAG matrix for campus specific information.
Use the online Transfer Admission Planner to complete a TAG application, and review it with College of the Siskiyous' TAG contact.
The California Community Colleges now have a transfer agreement with 9 Historically Black Colleges and Universities. You can transfer to one with a CCC AA for transfer with a 2.5 GPA OR with 30 completed CSU/UC units with a 2.5 GPA or higher. Application fee waivers are possible by seeing your COS Counselor. See the CCC Chancellor's Office web site for more information.
Here are a list of yearly transfer scholarship opportunities. Make sure you visit the websites and meet the necessary requirements and deadlines! They vary from scholarship to scholarship!
This information is also available on the Financial Aid web site.
These scholarships were established in 1994 by Kenneth W. Ford, the founder of The Ford Family Foundation. Mr. Ford wanted to help students obtain baccalaureate degrees who otherwise would have found it impossible, or at least very difficult, to obtain a degree without financial assistance. Specific eligibility can be found by going to Ford Scholars Program, Ford Family Sons & Daughters, Ford Restart Program Ford Scholars
Go to Jack Kent Cooke Foundation for more information and to access the application during open application periods. Application period will open August 24, and close October 24, 2017 Noon Eastern Time. Go to the web site for application details.
The McConnell Scholars Program is available to students transferring from College of the Siskiyous. This program offers up to $30,000 for students entering qualified four-year universities. Upon completion of a bachelor's degree, unspent amounts may be used for the next higher degree. Full information and a link to the application can be found here: https://www.mcconnellfoundation.org/mcconnell-scholars-program/
Through one scholarship application, PTK students may be considered for:
Go to: PTK Scholarships for information about applying or specific scholarships. Application periods are typically November to December of each academic year. Check back for exact dates or go to the PTK web site for more details.
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