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Transfer Programs

Architecture

Art

Aviation Technology

Biology

Business Administration

Communication

Computer Information Systems

Computer Science

Criminal Justice

Elementary Education

Engineering

English

Fisheries/Natural Resources

Food Service Administration

International Studies

Liberal Arts

Occupational Therapy

Pharmacy

Physical Education

Physical Therapy

Physicians Assistant

Pre-medicine

Psychology

Secondary Education

Science

Social Work

Special Education

Sustainable Brewing

More than half of the students who enroll in a degree program at Kalamazoo Valley Community College each year indicate that they plan to transfer to a four-year college or university. Students from Kalamazoo Valley transfer to Michigan colleges and universities and to out of state schools. A transfer degree is meant to be a first step toward a bachelor's degree.

Job Outlook

A transfer degree is meant to be a first step toward a bachelor's degree. With careful planning, the coursework completed in this degree will transfer to a four-year school. In some fields, there is greater earning potential for those with a four-year degree, compare to an associate degree.

Average Salaries

  • Elementary School Teacher: $54,930*
  • Electrical Engineer: $81,460*
  • Occupational Therapist: $62,500*
  • Architect: $74,520*
  • Psychologist: $92,110*
  • Social Worker: $62,010
*Salary information comes from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics Program, a semi-annual survey that provides wage and employment statistics for the nation, each state, and sub-state regions.
**Kalamazoo/Portage,MI,2015
***According to www.payscale.com