50th Anniversary
Transfer Programs Transfer Student

Transfer Programs


Aviation Technology


Business Administration


Computer Information Systems

Computer Science

Criminal Justice

Elementary Education



Fisheries/Natural Resources

Food Service Administration

International Studies

Liberal Arts

Occupational Therapy


Physical Education

Physical Therapy

Physicians Assistant



Secondary Education


Social Work


Special Education

Studio Art

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.
***According to www.payscale.com