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About the Road2Wingate

The Road2Wingate is open to all first semester students, including Early College and Career & College Promise, in Arts, Science, Fine Arts, and Education transfer degree programs.

Earn your Associate Degree at South Piedmont and transfer to Wingate for $2,500/year tuition($2,500 per year or less*. ‘Or less’ means it might not cost $2,500 if you qualify for other financial aid. This offer is also extended to any graduate holding an associate’s degree from SPCC – not just recent graduates.)with the Gateway to Wingate scholarship for eligible degrees. 

AAS Degree in Early Childhood Education/Practitioner Pathway to Bachelor of Liberal Studies* in Education Studies/Language and Literacy Concentration (K-6). Per the agreement, students with an associate degree will be able to transfer 59 semester credit hours from South Piedmont to Wingate and take 61 more at the University to earn their BLS. To receive credit for their general education requirements, they will have to have earned at least a C in each class and have a GPA of 2.0 or higher. Once they achieve their bachelor’s degree, students can pursue their master of arts in teaching to become licensed elementary school educators.

*Students entering Wingate’s Bachelor of Liberal Studies (BLS) are not eligible for the Gateway to Wingate Scholarship. Please contact Wingate University for tuition information for the BLS program.

Psychology AA/AS to BA/BS. These articulation agreements would allow students with an associate’s degree in psychology to transfer 60 to 62 credit hours from South Piedmont to Wingate and take 64 to 68 more to earn their bachelor’s degree. One of Wingate’s most popular and versatile majors, psychology attracts students interested in conflict resolution, research and analytical skills, and the opportunity to help others.

This allows students who make at least a B on honors courses at South Piedmont and have a GPA of 3.4 or higher to apply up to 6 credit hours toward Wingate University honors requirements. They must take at least 10 hours of honors credit at Wingate to qualify for the University Honors distinction at graduation.

Adult learners who are 23 years or older and hold an AA or AS degree may qualify for the BLS Advantage at Wingate University. Per the BLS Advantage, qualified and accepted students will receive a locked-in total tuition rate of $15,000 and a clear pathway to complete your bachelor’s degree within 6 semesters. The BLS program is designed specifically for adult learners who want to complete their bachelor’s degree 100% online. Learn more about this advantage and to see if you qualify for this limited time offer.


After earning your associate degree at SPCC while maintaining an overall GPA of 2.5, you will be guaranteed admission at Wingate University.


Start your first semester on the Road2Wingate plan where 100% of your credits transfer.


While on the Road2Wingate you'll receive quality advising, career counseling and financial aid assistance from both South Piedmont and Wingate staff.

event & facility access

While attending SPCC you will be able to gain access to Wingate's athletic events and facilities.

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