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Crookston campus partners with ATCC on degrees

Articulation agreements completed recently by the business department at the University of Minnesota, Crookston will help provide a smooth transition for students interested in pursuing baccalaureate degrees.

The Crookston campus implemented several new articulation agreements with Alexandria Technical and Community College (ATCC), and Northland Community and Technical College (NCTC), Thief River Falls and East Grand Forks.

Graduates from ATCC earning an associate degree in accounting, business management or marketing will have the option to continue their education in the business department at the U of M, Crookston.

For NCTC graduates earning associate degrees in accounting, architectural technology and design, business, electronics technology -automated system, heating, venting and air conditioning technology, sales, marketing and management, including transfer agreements with a business emphasis or a pre-athletic training emphasis, there will be the option to earn bachelor's degrees on the Crookston campus.

The business department at the U of M, Crookston offers four-year degrees in accounting, business manage-

ment, marketing, sport and recreation management, manufacturing management and quality management.

"Cooperative agreements help students plan a course of study that will lead to a bachelor's degree," said Susan Brorson, Ph.D., professor and head of the business department. "We want to ensure that students fulfill their course requirements and transfer seamlessly. "

Articulation agreements are formal arrangements transferring a defined set of academic credits between an academic program of one institution, usually a two-year post-secondary institution, to a program within a college or campus of the U of M system in order to fulfill general education or program requirements.

For information visit or call (218) 281-8176 (800-UMC-MINN).