Pima Community College and ASU Universal Articulation Partnership

Pima Community College and Arizona State University Universal Articulation Partnership

Partnership Overview

Through the Universal Articulation MOU, Arizona State University and Pima Community College agree to support academic preparedness and seamless transfer through academic alignment, term-to-term persistence and transfer outcome strategies. Through MyPath2ASU™ students are able to take the steps needed to successfully plan their transfer to ASU while working towards their degree at Pima Community College. 

The Pima Community College MyPath2ASU™ transfer experience is available to all students and staff that support them. Diverse MyPath2ASU™ degree options can be tailored based on Pima Community College's needs (within ASU degree requirements).

Pima Community College MyPath2ASU™ Transfer Experience Benefits

  • End-to-end learner navigation through course-by-course guided pathways.
  • Ensure course applicability by assisting students with taking 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 satisfied* Some majors have additional or higher admission requirements.
  • More than 400 course-by-course guided pathways into immersion and online ASU degree programs.
  • Self-service, degree progress tracking through My Transfer Guide to minimize loss of credit.
  • Connected experience through personalized ASU communications to prepare academically and build a connection to ASU.

About Pima Community College

Pima Community College is a comprehensive two-year institution serving students and employers throughout Pima County in Arizona and beyond. We welcome everyone striving to achieve a better life for themselves, their families and their communities.

Students have access to a broad range of high-quality programs that prepare them with the skills needed by today’s employers and to transfer successfully into four-year programs. Students benefit from Pima’s lower tuition costs and thrive at the highest levels once they transfer.

Pima is in rapid transition to a high-tech institution serving the needs of our region’s growing aerospace,  defense and healthcare industries. Developing Centers for Excellence in key areas such as Applied Technology, Information Technology and Health Professions, Pima is focused on strengthening partnerships and expanding employer engagement in order to ensure that today’s students are prepared now and for many years to come. 

Pima Community College MyPath2ASU™ degree spotlights

Social Work, BSW, Watts College of Public Service and Community Solutions

Social work practitioners are committed to the enhancement of individual, family and group problem-solving capacities and the creation of a more nurturing, just and humane social environment.

The undergraduate curriculum leads to a BSW. Juniors and seniors majoring in social work focus on social work courses in social policy and services, human behavior in the social environment, social work practice, research and field instruction in community agencies. In addition, majors take elective courses in related areas.

View Pima Community College MyPath2ASU™ Social Work, BSW

Locations of study:

Downtown Phoenix, West, ASU@Tucson

Criminology and Criminal Justice, BS, Watts College of Public Service and Community Solutions

The criminology and criminal justice program is for students who want to understand the causes of crime, the role of criminal justice agencies in the control of crime and the consequences of crime.

Students learn sociological, psychological, biological and economic explanations for individual crime as well as differences in crime across neighborhoods, states, countries and over time. They also learn about the history, legal issues and current practices of crime control via police agencies, the court system, prisons, probation and parole.

These topics are delivered by top-ranking research faculty who offer students hands-on research opportunities and by experienced criminal justice professionals with intimate knowledge of the daily realities of crime and criminals. Students are encouraged to take advantage of internship opportunities in more than 200 agencies, study abroad programs and flexible course scheduling offered in-person, online and across multiple campuses.

View Pima Community College MyPath2ASU™ Criminology and Criminal Justice, BS

Locations of study: 

Downtown Phoenix, West, ASU@LakeHavasu, ASU@AWC, Online 

Earn an ASU degree at Pima Community College

ASU and Pima Community College have established a partnership that allows you to complete your associate degree at Pima Community College and then pursue your ASU bachelor’s degree through classes delivered on the Pima campus. You can also take advantage of additional cost savings with a reduced ASU tuition rate.

ASU classes are offered on-site at Pima Community College or in a hybrid format, which blends in-person and online instruction.

ASU undergraduate programs at Pima Community College


Applied Science (Applied Leadership), BAS

Organizational Leadership, BA

Organizational Leadership (Project Management), BA