Merced College and ASU Forge Universal Articulation Partnership to Ensure Seamless Transfer Pathways

Merced College Arizona State University have recently announced a Universal Articulation agreement. This partnership reaffirms the commitment of both institutions to supporting academic preparedness and growing an ecosystem of transfer student success. Through this collaboration, students can expect a seamless transition to the university and receive the support essential for student success.

The Merced College MyPath2ASU® transfer experience is available to both students and the staff that supports them. Students can benefit from end-to-end learner navigation through course-by-course guided pathways, assistance in selecting courses that apply to their associate and ASU bachelor’s degree, guaranteed general admission to ASU, and admission into MyPath2ASU major choice if all requirements are met. Students can also track their degree progress to minimize loss of credit and receive personalized ASU communications to prepare academically and build a connection to ASU.


Founded in 1962, Merced College—a public community college—is an integral part of the local community. Situated in the sunny heart of California’s agricultural Central Valley, we empower students through education and workforce training. Our offerings include robust degree and certificate programs, fast-track career and technical education programs, high-quality transfer opportunities, and nationally recognized workforce development and training programs.

The MyPath2ASU program offers over 400 guided pathways into ASU on-campus, online and local undergraduate degree programs, including Psychology, BA. Psychology is the scientific study of human behavior. This diverse field includes mental health and counseling as well as child development, neuroscience and brain function, memory and decision-making, behavior analysis, statistics and more. It also crosses over into other disciplines such as medicine, law, business and economics.This BA program in psychology — emphasizing critical thinking and reasoning, quantitative research methods and writing --- goes beyond the classroom, adding practical experiences through internships, service-learning and faculty-supervised research. This psychology program gives you unique undergraduate research opportunities to study human behavior, neuroscience, and much more. 

View the Merced College Psychology, BA MyPath2ASU.

In conclusion, the Universal Articulation agreement between Merced College and ASU aims to support student success through academic alignment, term-to-term persistence and transfer outcome strategies. With over 350 ASU undergraduate degree programs to choose from, students can tailor their education to their needs and interests while receiving the support they need to succeed.