PSC and GSU Dual Degree Program

Program benefits

  • Guaranteed admission to GSU
  • Academic advising from both institutions to complete an associate and a bachelor's degree in a minimum number of terms
  • GSU Guaranteed Tuition Plan for Illinois residents locks the GSU tuition rate for up to four years from date of enrollment in the Dual Degree Program (restrictions apply)
  • Opportunity to apply for the GSU Debt Free Promise and other transfer scholarships (if eligible, and only applies to DDP 1)
  • Opportunity to participate in social and cultural activities at both institutions

Eligibility requirements

DDP 1

  • View transfer guides
  • Must be a full-time student in your second or third semester at PSC.
  • Have successfully completed a minimum of 12 and maximum of 30 credit hours and are in good academic standing. (Not on academic probation.)
  • Placed into ENG 099 or higher on the COMPASS Test.
  • Remain full-time each fall and spring semester and graduate within five semesters (not counting summers).

DDP 2

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  • Must be a full-time student at PSC.
  • Have successfully completed a minimum of 31 and maximum of 45 credit hours and are in good academic standing. (Not on academic probation.)
  • Remain full-time each fall and spring semester and graduate within five semesters (not counting summers).

How to apply

  • Complete the GSU Dual Degree application with a PSC advisor.
  • A GSU representative will contact you.
  • PSC and GSU advisors will follow an academic plan to help you complete your associate and bachelor degrees in a minimum number of semesters. Once you earn an associate degree, you can transfer to GSU to complete your bachelor's degree within two years.

Contact Us

To learn more about the Dual Degree Program, view our FAQs or contact:

Sarah Hein
Associate Professor, Counselor/Transfer Program
(708) 709-3508

Aida Martinez
Coordinator for Minority Student Recruitment and Retention
Dual Degree Program
Governors State University
(708) 235-2809 ext 2809
http://www.govst.edu/dualdegree/