Community College Partnerships

Increase Opportunity With College Degree & Transfer Partnerships

Help your students reach their education potential by becoming a Franklin University community college partner. Together, we’ll engage your students in start-to-finish, stay-in-the-community degree programs that begin with associate degree credits at your institution, followed by bachelor’s degree credits at ours.

Our partnership is designed to improve your retention rates, graduation outcomes, tuition revenue, and more. Plus, your faculty and staff can take advantage of our free professional development opportunities, and exclusive tuition reduction program. 

Contact Us

Samantha Shear
Director, Community College Alliance

Phone: 614.947.6051

Increase Institutional Revenue

Boost revenue when graduates pay community college rate for bachelor's courses.

Faculty & Staff Discounts

Get up to 15% off tuition for eligible partners.

Success Support

Get easy access to the services and resources you need.

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How It Works

Find out why community college partnerships with Franklin University are good for everyone.

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Take a look at the more than 135 community and technical colleges that choose to partner with Franklin to improve educational opportunities, access and outcomes.

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Career Advancement Program

Find out about The Career Advancement Program (CAP), a dual-degree program offered jointly by Franklin University and partner community colleges that is customized to meet the needs of an organization.

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Transferring From a Community College

Your hard work at other schools is worth something and we are committed to helping community college students like you make the most of your tuition dollars. In fact, more than 90 percent of our students transfer credit from other schools.

Transfer More Credit

Maximize your associate degree credit to satisfy up to 75% of your degree requirements.

Cut Your Costs

Take advantage of 3+1 partnerships and save 40% of the total cost of a bachelor’s.

Seamless 3+1 Program

Save time and tuition by building on your associate degree.