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SPSCC to PLU

Start at SPSCC Finish Strong at PLU

Start at SPSCC and Finish Strong at PLU

Each year, South Puget Sound Community College students transfer to Pacific Lutheran University to complete their Bachelor’s degree, with over 40 academic programs from which to choose.

Now is the time to apply. Finish strong at Pacific Lutheran University.

Why attend PLU?

  • 90% of our recent graduates were either employed or accepted to graduate school within 6 months of graduation
  • 97% of PLU students receive financial aid
  • More than 40 academic programs
  • Class size average of 18
  • Generous credit transfer policy
  • Earn a direct transfer associate degree from SPSCC (AA-DTA and AS-T), enter PLU with automatic junior standing

* If you do not complete a degree, you can still transfer SPSCC credits to PLU, which will be reviewed on a class by class basis.

Transfer Guides

For a number of PLU majors, we have put together a degree plan combining the classes you should take at SPSCC and the classes you’ll take at PLU. These guides will not only help you plan your time at SPSCC but show you how you can finish a degree at PLU in just two years.

Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Biology

Associate of Arts (AA-DTA) Transfer Degree

Associate of Science (AS-T) Track 1 Degree

Bachelor of Science (BS) in Biology

Associate of Arts (AA-DTA) Transfer Degree

Associate of Science (AS-T) Track 1 Degree

Bachelor of Science (BS) in Biology, Pre-Med track with a gap year

Associate of Science (AS-T) Track 1 Degree

Bachelor of Science (BS) in Biology, Pre-Med track without a gap year

Associate of Science (AS-T) Track 1 Degree

Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)

Associate of Arts (AA-DTA) Transfer Degree

Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Chemistry, General Emphasis

Associate of Arts (AA-DTA) Transfer Degree

Associate of Science (AS-T) Track 1 Degree

Bachelor of Science (BS) in Chemistry, General Emphasis

Associate of Arts (AA-DTA) Transfer Degree

Associate of Science (AS-T) Track 1 Degree

Bachelor of Science (BS) in Chemistry, Pre-Med track with a gap a year

Associate of Science (AS-T) Track 1 Degree

Bachelor of Science (BS) in Chemistry, Pre-Med track without a gap a year

Associate of Science (AS-T) Track 1 Degree

Bachelor of Arts in Communication (BAC)

Associate of Arts (AA-DTA) Transfer Degree

Bachelor of Arts in Education (BAE)

Associate of Arts (AA-DTA) Transfer Degree

Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Geosciences

Associate of Arts (AA-DTA) Transfer Degree

Bachelor of Science (BS) in Geosciences

Associate of Arts (AA-DTA) Transfer Degree

Associate of Science (AS-T) Track 1 Degree

Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology (BSK), Exercise Science

Associate of Arts (AA-DTA) Transfer Degree

Associate of Science (AS-T) Track 1 Degree

Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology (BSK), Pre-Physical Therapy

Associate of Science (AS-T) Track 1 Degree

Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Psychology

Associate of Arts (AA-DTA) Transfer Degree

Psychology (BS)

Associate of Arts (AA-DTA) Transfer Degree

Social Work (BA)

I plan on transferring with a Direct Transfer Degree (AA-DTA)

Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Sociology

Associate of Arts (AA-DTA) Transfer Degree

*More majors coming soon.

See How Your Credits Transfer

PLU offers equivalency guides to see how your credits from SPSCC would transfer to PLU. These guides will show you how your credits transfer and how they fulfill PLU's general education requirements. To be certain which of your credits transfer, however, apply to PLU.

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Majors & Minors

PLU offers 44 majors and 54 minors. See what you can study here.

PLU at SPSCC - See when we're visiting your campus

DateTimeTypeSchoolCityStateStaff
10/15/201811:00am-2:00pmPLU Advising DaySouth Puget Sound Community CollegeOlympiaWAAmanda Breslin
11/1/201810:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.Transfer College FairSouth Puget Sound Community CollegeOlympiaWAAmanda Breslin