Transfer to Community College of Philadelphia to Fulfill Your Academic Goals
If you’re transferring from another college or university and intend to obtain a degree or certificate from the College, follow these steps to admission:
STEP 1 – Complete an online application.
STEP 2 – Request official transcripts from all of the colleges you previously attended that require evaluation.
STEP 3 – Complete a Transcript Evaluation Request form.
STEP 4 – Send your official transcripts and transcript evaluation request form from Steps 2 and 3 to:
Community College of Philadelphia
Transfer Credit and Placement Office
1700 Spring Garden Street, MG-17
Philadelphia, PA 19130
TRANSCRIPTS MUST REMAIN SEALED IN THE ENVELOPE TO BE CONSIDERED OFFICIAL.
Please note the following:
Placement testing, a requirement before entering the College, will be waived if you have successfully completed college English and/or college Algebra. Visit our Placement Test page for more information.
- Please refer to the Transfer Course Equivalency Guide for a listing of institutions and their equivalences, but please note that this listing is not a comprehensive catalog of all regionally accredited institutions.
- Students are strongly encouraged to have their transcripts evaluated prior to registering for classes.
If you have any questions, you can:
- Check out our Transfer Student FAQs.
- Contact the Information Center at 215.751.8010 or the Counseling Center at 215.751.8169.