Expand each agreement to learn more about possible benefits and to see the pathway. Click on the catalog year that you started at MC.
For information about guaranteed admission to Shepherd, and possibly a 25% or 35% tuition discount, visit the TOPS website: www.shepherd.edu/montgomery-college-tops-program.
Shepherd University Description
Established in 1871, Shepherd University is a public liberal arts college offering more than 90 programs. Set on a 323-acre campus perched high above the Potomac River, Shepherd provides the 3,700 student population a personal touch with a 15:1 student to faculty ratio and an average class size of 20.
Located only 90 minutes from Washington, D.C., and Baltimore, the university offers a wide variety of internship and job opportunities in local entrepreneurial initiatives as well as in national and international industries. Shepherd’s safe and convenient location opens a world of vibrant cultural and educational possibilities to students.
Along with many career, study abroad, and honors opportunities, Shepherd is also the home to the Contemporary American Theater Festival, the George Tyler Moore Center for the Study of the Civil War, the Center for Regional Innovation, and the Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History and Education.
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Associate's Degree Required: Strongly encouraged, but not required. Students may consider applying for transfer after having successfully earned 45-50 credits.
Learning Format: In-Person