Community College to 4-Year Degree

Do you plan to begin your education program at a local two-year community or state college? Do you want to earn a bachelor's degree in education from a four-year institution that is highly regarded by educators within the state and elsewhere? Through its partnerships with local two-year institutions, Ashland University can provide a cost-effective degree in education that includes the same quality programs that you would experience at its campus in Ashland.

We Offer a 2+2 Program at the Lorain County Community College in Elyria

Take your first two years at the Lorain County Community College and finish at Ashland University's Elyria Program Center -- conveniently located at LCCC. You can earn a B.S.Ed. degree in Early Childhood, Early Childhood Intervention Specialist, Middle Grades Education, or Intervention Specialist (Mild to Moderate and Moderate to Intensive Needs) at our Elyria Center. We work with LCCC advisors to ensure that you take the courses that will benefit you most when transferring to Ashland. Our offices are located on the LCCC campus at Suite 105, University Center, 1005 North Abbe Road, Elyria.

Contact: Sandy Gallagher, Director of Undergraduate Education, at 440.366.4080 or e-mail her at

We Offer a Bachelor's Completion Program at Our Columbus Program Center

Have you earned college credit and want to earn a B.S.Ed. degree in Early Childhood or Intervention Specialist (Mild to Moderate and Moderate to Intensive Needs)? Our Bachelor's Completion program will allow you to complete that degree at Ashland. Our partnerships with local community colleges make this a very easy transition. Classes are held at our Columbus Program Center located on 1900 E. Dublin-Granville Road, Columbus.

Contact: e-mail or call 419.289.5052.

We Work with Students Who Want to Transfer to Our Ashland Campus

Are you attending another college or university, but want to learn more about Ashland University's College of Education? If you are thinking about transferring from a 4- or 2-year college or university to Ashland's main campus. For instance,  Ashland University has established  transfer agreements with The Ohio State University and Columbus State Community College.

Contact: e-mail or call 419.289.5052