College/University Transfer: AFA

Associate in Fine Arts – Current Transfer Agreements

College/University Transfer: AFA

Associate in Fine Arts – Transfer Agreements

Wake Tech’s AFA – Visual Arts prepares students for professional practice or the pursuit of a bachelor’s degree in any area of visual art or design [studio art, graphic design, art education, art history]. Completion of the AFA degree fulfills freshman and sophomore year requirements and allows students to claim junior status when transferring to participating four-year institutions, as follows:

UNC System Institutions: North Carolina has a statewide articulation agreement for the transfer of an AFA – Visual Arts to UNC institutions offering the BFA, including Appalachian State University, East Carolina State University, UNC-Ashville, UNC-Chapel Hill, UNC-Charlotte, UNC-Greensboro, and Western Carolina University.

North Carolina Wesleyan College (NCWC)
NCWC offers graduates of Wake Tech’s AFA opportunities to pursue a bachelor’s degree 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. Students may schedule an appointment by calling 919-622-4990.

Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD)
SCAD offers graduates of Wake Tech’s AFA opportunities to pursue a bachelor’s 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.