Transfer Counseling Office
The Transfer Counseling staff assists students in planning their transfer from Nassau Community College to four-year institutions of higher education. In order to facilitate this process, a number of services are provided. Individual counseling appointments can be made by students to assist them in selecting an institution, determine requirements and to complete the application procedure.
Tuesday, October 29, 2013
10:00 am - 1:00 pm in the Physical Education Complex-Field House
Over 100 institutions of higher education are invited to participate in this annual program, which is held in the Physical Education Complex, Field House. Representatives are available to speak with students, faculty and staff regarding transfer issues.
Liberal Arts Students who plan to major in Nursing at a four year institution are urged to attend the Pre-Nursing Transfer Event Program which will be held on Thursday, November 12, in CCB 252 from 11:30m until 12:30 pm. Admission counselors from the local colleges, which offer BS in Nursing, will discuss the requirements for admissions to these programs. This program is NOT designed for students who wish to apply to Nassau’s Nursing Program.
Individual Transfer Counseling Individual counseling involves an exploration of the student's interest and goals. Transfer options are explored and the process for applying to four‑year colleges and universities is discussed.
Group Counseling Students are encouraged to participate in the group sessions, where interest and goals can be discussed and shared with the total group. Process is discussed and updated scholarship information is shared.
Pre‑Law Program This program is arranged for those students who are interested in majoring in law after completing their bachelor's degree. Representatives from law schools are invited to visit our campus to discuss LSAT preparation. Admission requirements are also discussed. Officers from the Student Bar Association at the law schools share their experiences with interested students.
Evening Transfer Program During the spring semester over 30 institutions of higher education from the metropolitan area are invited to participate in this annual program. From the hours of 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., representatives are available to speak with students, faculty and staff regarding transfer issues.
Individual College Visits The Transfer Counseling Office coordinates dates for representatives from other institutions to visit our campus on an individual basis. Representatives are usually placed in building G Lobby, which is very accessible for students.