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Start at Northwood Tech...Go Anywhere!

In partnership with UW-Superior, UW-River Falls, UW-Stout, UW-Eau Claire, UW-Madison, St. Kate's and 30+ other schools!

Start at Northwood Tech & Continue your Education!

Northwood Tech wants your transfer process to be as smooth and seamless as possible to ensure you experience quality, affordable education on your terms and schedule.

Starting your education at Northwood Tech and then transferring to a university or four-year college doesn’t have to be an overwhelming process. 

Students who take classes towards a University Transfer Degree - Associate of Arts or Associate of Science at Northwood Tech can usually expect to transfer most of their credits to any university or have a guaranteed transfer to UW-Superior.  


Below is a drop-down menu searchable by either Northwood Tech programs or universities to transfer to.  When you select a program or college/university below: 

  • The transfer degree is listed in the title (i.e. B.S., Business Administration)
  • If available, a transfer guide will be available to download. This will have a course-to-course listing as to how your degree will transfer.

If you are considering transferring, please work with the transfer coordinator at the college/university that you want to attend next. They will be able to assist with the transfer process and will be responsible for the final credit transfer decision.

If you would like the contact information for any of the transfer colleges/universities below, or if you have any questions on any of the transfer information, please contact your campus counselor.

  • Ashland Counselor:  Katie Rybak 715.319.7273  
  • New Richmond Counselor:  Brian Vrtis 715.752.8086 
  • Rice Lake Counselor: Catrina Everitt 715.788.7154  
  • Superior Counselor:  Kent Lundahl 715.319.7333  
Choose a program and select "Search" to see results


Choose a university and select "Search" to see results

Every Northwood Tech associate degree transfers to a 4-year university

Start at Northwood Tech and save up to half the cost of tuition! 

You have the option to continue your education or enter the job field right away.



Ready to continue your education? Apply to a UW college for FREE for a limited time only!*

*Excludes UW-Eau Claire, UW-La Crosse and UW-Madison 

Featured Transfer Agreements

NEW exclusive transfer partnership with the University of Wisconsin-Superior. 

Qualified Northwood Tech students will be guaranteed admission to UW-Superior as a transfer student after fulfilling specified requirements. 

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Qualified Northwood Tech students will be guaranteed admission to UW-Superior as a transfer student after fulfilling specified requirements. 

  1. Enroll as a new freshmen at Northwood Tech in either the Associate of Arts or Associate of Science program
  2. Complete the Declaration of Intent 
  3. Complete the credits needed for junior standing at Northwood Tech within three years of the initial enrollment
  4. Meet with a transfer program advisor at Northwood Tech at least once per semester
  5. Earn a minimum 2.0 Cumulative GPA and a minimum 2.0 GPA the term prior to transfer 
  6. Meet minimum requirements for admission to UW-Superior
  7. Apply online for transfer admission to UW-Superior

View complete details and sign the declaration of intent here

Will My Credits Transfer?

Wondering if your Northwood Tech credits will transfer to another college or university?  Login to Transferology to see how your courses will transfer.  Transferology is a fast and free way to explore your transfer options – whether you’re planning to transfer or need to take a course somewhere else – Transferology has got you covered!  Just enter your courses to find equivalent courses at other schools.  Matches are ranked by awarded credit, so you can eliminate the guesswork and maximize your transfer potential. 


Transferring Between Schools Within Wisconsin?

Visit Transfer Wisconsin to learn more about how courses transfer in the University of Wisconsin, Wisconsin Technical College, and Tribal College systems. This resource is maintained by the UW System and Wisconsin Technical College System to help Wisconsin students continue their educations.


*If you have questions or need assistance, please contact your campus’s counselor:

Ashland: Katie Rybak 715-319-7273 Email Katie

Rice Lake: Catrina Everitt 715-788-7154 Email Catrina

New Richmond: Brian Vrtis 715-752-8086 Email Brian

Superior: Kent Lundahl 715-319-7333 Email Kent


Transfer Student Scholarships Exclusively for Phi Theta Kappa members!  

Cost and financial aid are major barriers for transfer students, especially if you are paying for your own education. There are a multitude of factors to consider in deciding where you will transfer, but consider giving priority to transfer-friendly colleges like our nearly 800 four-year college partners who provide $246 million in scholarships just for PTK members. The average transfer scholarship offered by partner colleges is $2,500 a year!   


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Are you ready to experience success? Northwood Tech staff are standing by to support you in reaching your educational and career goals, so do it. Take the leap.