Ashford University Signs Articulation Agreement With City College of San Francisco

CLINTON, Iowa, May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Ashford University has announced a new partnership and articulation agreement with City College of San Francisco, one of the largest community college systems in the nation.

City College of San Francisco, also known as the largest single-administration community college in the State of California, serves approximately 105,000 students every year. With more than 100 instructional sites located throughout the San Francisco region, the college offers courses in some 50 academic programs and 100 occupational disciplines, in addition to free noncredit coursework designed to meet specific community needs.

"City College of San Francisco has demonstrated a commitment to making higher education accessible, particularly to working adults, which is a principle our university was founded on," said David Vande Pol, senior director of academic partnerships for Ashford University. "We are honored to form this partnership with City College of San Francisco and look forward to helping its students earn their bachelor's degrees through Ashford University."

This partnership will allow City College of San Francisco students the opportunity to transfer up to 90 credits into one of Ashford University's online or on-campus bachelor's degree programs.

To date, Ashford University maintains 28 articulation agreements representing 104 colleges.

About Ashford University

Founded in 1918, Ashford University is a coeducational institution regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, with programs in education, business, accounting, criminal and social justice, computer animation and graphic design, and other areas. The University offers undergraduate and graduate degrees, as well as a range of student activities and athletics, at its Clinton campus. Online degree programs are available in education, organizational management, business administration, and psychology. The University is known for its high quality yet highly affordable on-campus and online programs, with tuition fees among the lowest in the U.S. compared to other private institutions. Its tagline is: "Higher Education Made Affordable"(SM).

About City College of San Francisco

City College of San Francisco, established in 1935, is the largest, single-administration community college in California. It serves more than 100,000 credit and noncredit students annually at 10 campuses and over 100 instructional sites in San Francisco. For more information, please visit or call the City College of San Francisco Office of Marketing and Public Information, at 415/239-3680.

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