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University Transfer Programs
Midland College University Connections offers students multiple options for either beginning or completing their education. Programs and courses are now offered by Texas Tech University, Sul Ross State University and Western Governors University.
These programs and courses are taught at the junior, senior, and graduate level, and complement and enhance Midland College offerings.
Midland College is pleased to administer, coordinate, and support a unified effort to respond to changing and evolving student needs. Institutions of higher education that are interested in this kind of collaboration are invited to contact the Dr. Margaret Wade at Midland College University Connections, (432) 685-4615.
You may also review our Frequently Asked Questions
All University Connections books are available at the Midland College Bookstore
Bookstore hours for the fall and spring semesters:
Monday through Thursday: 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Bookstore hours for the summer:
Monday through Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
(If Spring Interim/Summer students need a Scantron for a Friday exam, they need to visit the bookstore Monday-Thursday)
Grants and Scholarships
Noyce Scholars Program
A Program for Students Pursuing Careers as STEM Teachers
This is a collaboration between Midland College and Texas Tech University. The Noyce Scholars program is primarily designed for undergraduate STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) students who are interested in making an impact through teaching. The program is divided into two tracks: Pre-Noyce Summer Fellows and Noyce Scholars. More on this program at www.depts.ttu.edu/stem/noyce
South Plains Mathematics Fellows
The South Plains Mathematics Fellows (SPMF) program provides for academically talented students from underrepresented, low-income families to receive scholarships for undergraduate study leading to a degree in mathematics. In addition to the standard coursework, SPMF scholars will have a support system designed specifically to enhance their academic experiences and ensure retention and success. Midland College students may receive up to $2,000 per year while attending MC and majoring in mathematics. Students pursuing the SPMF Program should follow this curriculum (Adobe .pdf file). More information about the program at www.math.ttu.edu/outreach/spmf/.
For more information about these grants and scholarships, please contact:
Margaret Wade, EdD
Midland College Business Studies Division
The Bachelor of Applied Technology (BAT) program is designed to broaden career opportunities for students and better their chances for promotion to supervisory positions. The program is designed to provide a career-ladder for students who have already completed an associate degree and who wish to continue their education at the bachelor's level.
For more information contact:
Midwestern State University Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences
The Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences (BAAS) degree at Midwestern State University (MSU) allows students earning a Certificate or an Associate of Applied Science Degree at Midland College to transfer up to 69 hours to MSU for the BAAS Degree. All accredited technical-vocational, work force education and academic courses applicable to the BAAS degree plan (up to 69 semester credit hours) in which semester credit hours are earned will be accepted in transfer in the Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences degree program.
Bachelor & Master Programs
• Bachelor of Science in Biology
• Bachelor of Science in Geology
• Bachelor of Science in Mathematics
• Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science in Education
• Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
• Master of Physician Assistant Studies
A separate application is required.
For more information, click on the link above or call (432) 620-1120.
Western Governors University
For more information, click on the link above or call (866) 225-5948.
Western Governors University is a non-profit, online university. Financial discounts and scholarships are available to Midland graduates and staff. Semesters begin on the first of each month. Tuition is a flat fee of $2,890 for most programs; $3,250 for MBA and health profession programs, less discounts and any available scholarship awards.
Midland College University Connections offers students multiple options for either beginning or completing their education.