Get the Facts about Transfer

Our quality takes you anywhere.

You can start your career at Gateway and pursue a bachelor’s degree at any four year school -- Northern Kentucky University, Thomas More College, University of Kentucky, College of Mt. St. Joseph, Eastern Kentucky University, University of Cincinnati, Miami (OH), University of Louisville, University of Arizona, Duke, University of Florida, Yale...If you can dream it, you can get there from here! 

Gateway’s quality difference:

  • Gateway is accredited to award associate degrees by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) Commission on Colleges, the same U.S. Department of Education-recognized agency that evaluates the quality of four-year universities from Texas to Virginia and Kentucky to Florida.
  • Regional accreditation from SACS was reaffirmed for a 10-year period in July 2013.
  • Gateway has more than 250 transfer pathways with 20 colleges and universities including Northern Kentucky University, Thomas More College, Xavier, University of Cincinnati, University of Kentucky, University of Louisville, Eastern Kentucky University, and Kentucky State University.
  • The Gateway Regional Academy enables high school students to get a jump-start on college by allowing them to enroll in Gateway courses at a reduced tuition rate.
  • The “Four is More” transfer partnership promises every Gateway associate degree graduate automatic admission and at least a $10,000 a year scholarship to Thomas More College.

Gateway’s value proposition:

  • Start at Gateway, finish an associate degree and transfer your credits to the four-year university of your choice to complete a bachelor’s degree. By law, our credits transfer to any public university in Kentucky and are accepted at colleges and universities nationwide.
  • Following an associate-to-bachelor’s transfer path enables you to save 40% or more on a four-year degree in a high-quality educational setting.
  • You may be eligible for dozens of transfer scholarships available to Gateway and fellow Kentucky Community and Technical College System graduates, and you can receive easy access to financial aid.
  • Our professional Transfer staff helps students find their best four-year school “fit” and provides assistance with the transfer process.

For specific questions contact:

Gateway Admissions: 1-855-3GO-GCTC or 859-441-4500

Gateway Regional Academy: or 859-815-7648

Transfer Center: or 859-815-7681