Get your associate degree with the help of WATC and WSU
Shocker Pathway is a partnership between Wichita Area Technical College (WATC) and Wichita State University (WSU) that provides an affordable, convenient and respected way to earn a two-year Associate of Arts (AA) degree from WSU.
Shocker Pathway students earn their associate degree by beginning their general education studies at WATC and earn up to 50 credits for transfer to WSU. Upon completion of an additional 15 credit hours of general education courses at WSU, students will earn an AA degree from WSU.
For more information about how to get started with this associate degree, contact:
Students currently attending other institutions are encouraged to inquire at WATC concerning a transfer into the Shocker Pathway at WATC.
Why choose the Shocker Pathway associate degree?
No application fee
Pre-admission to WSU
No ACT Test required
Dual advising from WATC and WSU
No cost to send transcript from WATC to WSU
Many courses offer open-resource textbooks (no cost for books)
Affordable option for the first two years of college
All associate degree classes taught in Wichita or online
The prestige of an Associate of Arts degree from WSU
An Associate of Arts degree can help to get you the job you deserve.
For more information, see the Frequently Asked Questions or Wichita.edu/online
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