Lamar Community College Bridge To Bachelors


The Colorado Community College System’s (CCCS) Bridge to Bachelor’s Degree Program ensures new, first-time students attending any CCCS College are guaranteed admission to a participating four-year college or university upon completion of an Associate degree.

Save an average of $10,000 by starting your path to a bachelor’s degree at LCC!

How to Apply to the Bridge to Bachelor’s Degree program

For new, first-time students at Lamar Community College:

  • Indicate that you want to participate in the Bridge to Bachelor’s Degree program when filling out your LCC application.
  • Review with your LCC advisor to make sure your intended degree and program are eligible.
  • LCC accepts anyone who applies; entrance exams (ACT, SAT, etc.) are not required for admission to the college or to participate in this program.

For existing Lamar Community College students in their first semester:

  • You can still apply by contacting your LCC advisor and expressing interest in signing up for the Bridge to Bachelor’s Degree program.

Requirements to Transfer to a Bridge to Bachelor’s Degree partnering college/university:

A first-time Lamar Community College student must:

  • Opt-in the program at the start of your Associate degree program or within your first semester.
  • Maintain a 2.0 minimum GPA.
  • Complete any Associate of Arts (AA) or Associate of Science (AS) Degree.
  • That’s it!


Benefits to Students

CCCS students who participate in the Bridge to Bachelor’s Degree program will have access to:

  • Personalized student advising and guidance to ensure credits and administrative supports are in place to easily transfer to a desired four-year program.
  • Scholarship opportunities to make degrees from a four-year institution more attainable and affordable.
  • A no-hassle transfer process between participating two-year and four-year programs, ensuring a smooth transition.

University Partners

The Bridge to Bachelor’s Degree program is made possible through collaborative agreements between CCCS and select Colorado four-year universities. Thanks to these creative partnerships, more Colorado students will be able to attend college and complete their four-year degree.

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