Students at Bermuda College can transfer even more smoothly to one of America's leading Catholic universities through a new transfer articulation agreement with St. John's University, NY.
The agreement reflects St. John's long-standing relationship with the people and institutions of Bermuda. Through its School of Risk Management, Insurance and Actuarial Science (SRM), a division of The Peter J. Tobin College of Business at St. John's, the University also has a loyal and prosperous alumni network in Bermuda.
Officials from St. John's and Bermuda College signed the agreement on November 8, 2006. Representing Bermuda College were Dr. Lorita J. Alford, Vice President and Chief Academic Officer, and Georgina Graham, Chairperson, Division of Business Administration and Hospitality.
St. John's representative was Theresa Marro, Assistant Director of the Division of Marketing and Industry Relations in the School of Risk Management.
Through the agreement, Bermuda College students with an Associate of Arts or Associate of Science degree may transfer up to 66 credits to three divisions at St. John's University: St. John's College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, College of Professional Studies or The School of Education.
Upon evaluation by the Deans, students at Bermuda College also can transfer credits to two other divisions at St. John's University: The Peter J. Tobin College of Business and The College of Pharmacy and Allied Health Sciences.
Established in 1974 by an act of Parliament, Bermuda College has an enrollment of approximately 1,215 students pursuing Associate of Arts and Associate of Sciences degrees as well as professional certificates and diplomas.
In cooperation with Mount Saint Vincent University, Bermuda College also offers Bachelor of Science degrees in Business Administration and in Child and Youth Studies.
Founded in 1870 by the Vincentian Fathers, St. John's University enjoys an international reputation for excellence and service. The University has three residential campuses in New York City, along with Graduate Centers in Oakdale, NY, and in Rome, Italy.
For more information, contact the Office of Admission at St. John's University: 1 (888) 9STJOHNS; email firstname.lastname@example.org.