College/University Transfer: AFA

Associate in Fine Arts – Current Transfer Agreements

The Associate in Fine Arts (AFA) degree is designed for students who wish to pursue a bachelor’s degree in visual arts or music. Wake Tech is developing agreements with four-year institutions (public and private) for the transfer of these courses. Check this page frequently for updates or ask your program advisor for the latest information.

North Carolina Wesleyan College
In partnership, Wake Technical Community College (WTCC) and North Carolina Wesleyan College (NCWC) will enhance and expand the educational opportunities of graduates of Wake Tech’s Associate of Fine Arts degree programs by providing transfer opportunities to NCWC’s bachelor’s programs in Entertainment, Business (Entrepreneurship Concentration), Marketing, Educational Studies (non-licensure), and Elementary Education / Special Education (Teacher Certification.)

An admissions advisor from NCWC keeps regular office hours on Wake Tech’s Western Wake Campus.  Call 919-622-4990 to schedule an appointment. 

Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD)
Savannah College of Art and Design, better known as SCAD, offers graduates of Wake Tech Community College’s AFA the opportunity to pursue a Bachelor of Arts degree in Painting or Sculpture.  The transfer agreement with SCAD calls for up to 90 quarter credit hours (equivalent to approximately 60 semester hours) to transfer toward one of these degrees.

Transfer to a UNC System Institution:The State of North Carolina has created a statewide articulation for the transfer of an AFA – Visual Arts, to one of the UNC institutions offering the BFA.  Participating institutions include ASU, ECU, UNCA, UNCCH, UNCC, UNCG and WCU.  More Information on Transferring to a UNC Institution