Are you a Merced College student? Go from associate degree to bachelor's degree faster with WOW.

Get the support you need to transfer with the Warriors on the Way (WOW) Program. By transferring with a select Associate Degree for Transfer, you can complete your bachelor’s degree within 60 units at Stanislaus State through the WOW Program. Schedule an appointment with our Merced College WOW Admissions Counselor to learn more.

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"WOW was instrumental in the process of getting me to Stan State ... it’s like chapter one of a whole new book, and I’m just excited to be able to be a part of the educational atmosphere offered by Stan State."


Benefits to joining WOW

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  • Access to a dedicated WOW admissions counselor at Merced College
  • Participate in events and activities hosted by WOW and Stanislaus State
  • Become familiar with the mission and services of Stanislaus State and be a part of the Warrior community
  • After transfer, have access to dedicated WOW peer mentors and advisors that will continue to support you at Stanislaus State

Need more information? Get in touch with our team.

Interest Form

  • Be a community college student from Merced College
  • Intend to transfer to Stanislaus State to earn a bachelor’s degree
  • Declare or be in the process of declaring an Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT)

  • Meet with a WOW admissions advisor and attend workshops for WOW students
  • Update your WOW admissions advisor if your transfer term changes
  • Earn an Associate Degree for Transfer and complete additional prerequisites as required
  • Meet all CSU admission requirements and deadlines to be guaranteed priority admissions to Stanislaus State

Associate Degrees for Transfer

Degree at Merced College Major at
Stanislaus State
AS-T Agriculture Business Agriculture Sustainable Agriculture, Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Biology, General Agriculture
AS-T Administration of Justice Criminal Justice Criminal Legal Studies, Corrections, Juvenile Justice, Law Enforcement
AA-T Anthropology Anthropology General, Cultural, Archaeology, Biological
AS-T Biology Biological Sciences General, Biology Education, Ecology, Organismal, Ecological and Evolutionary Biology; Molecular, Cellular, and Microbial Biology
AS-T Business Administration Business Administration Computer Information Systems, Finance, Marketing, General Business, Operations Management, Management
AS-T Chemistry Chemistry General
AA-T Communication studies Communication Studies Public Communication and Media Track, Relational and Organizational Communication Track
AS-T Computer Science Computer Science General
AS-T Early Childhood Education Child Development Early Childhood Track, General Track, Middle Childhood Track, Services Track
AA-T Economics Economics General
AA-T Elementary Teacher Education Liberal Studies Anthropology, Applied Philosophy, Art, Bilingual/Cross-Cultural: Southeast Asian or Spanish, Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Child Development, Civics, Communication Studies, Earth Sciences, Economics, English, Ethnic Studies, Exceptional Children and Youth, Geography, History, Integrated Teacher Education with MSC, Kinesiology, Mathematics, Music, Natural Sciences, Physics and Physical Sciences, Social Sciences, Sociology, Spanish, Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, Theatre
AA-T English English or Gender Studies English: General, TESOL
Gender Studies: Culture, Ideology, and Representation; Ethnicity, Nationality, and Sexuality; History, Society, and Inequality.
AA-T Geography Geography California Studies, Cultural/Social Geography; Global Studies and Development; Geospatial Technology; Global Studies and Development
AS-T Geology Geology General, Applied Geology
AA-T History History or Gender Studies History: General
Gender Studies: Culture, Ideology, and Representation; Ethnicity, Nationality and Sexuality; History, Society, and Inequality.
AA-T Kinesiology Kinesiology General, Health Promotion
AS-T Mathematics Mathematics General
AA-T Music Music General Music, Music Technology
AS-T Philosophy Philosophy General Track, Graduate School Track
AS-T Physics Physics General
AA-T Psychology Psychology Developmental, Experimental, General
AA-T Sociology Sociology Human Services, Social Justice, Criminology and Society, and General
AA-T Spanish Spanish General
AA-T Studio Arts Art Studio
AA-T Theater Arts Theater Arts General

To learn more about the ADT visit: Degree with a Guarantee

Updated: September 05, 2023