University of Holy Cross

University of Holy Cross and Nunez Community College Add New Credit Transfer Agreement

Nunez students with business and accounting degree credits can now transfer credits to UHC

UHC News | October 30, 2019

NEW ORLEANS – The University of Holy Cross (UHC) and Nunez Community College have signed an agreement with the goal of making it easier for students to transfer into UHC’s Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree and Bachelor of Science in Accounting degree.

The agreement was announced and signed today by UHC President Dr. Stanton F. McNeely III and Nunez Chancellor Dr. Tina M. Tinney.

With the execution of the agreement, the newly instituted 2+2 program will allow students to complete the Associate of Applied Science – Business Administration Concentration and Accounting Concentration at Nunez and transfer credit hours to UHC for completion of the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree and Bachelor of Science in Accounting degree.

The articulation agreement between UHC and NCC marks the first articulation agreement signed by Dr. McNeely during his tenure as President of UHC.

“The new articulation agreement with Nunez Community College provides current Nunez students with a solid foundation in business and accounting backgrounds the perfect opportunity to transfer to UHC,” said UHC President McNeely. “Our Business Administration and Accounting programs are committed to helping students transfer to our New Orleans campus as seamlessly as possible.”

For more information on this program, contact Dr. Armine Shahoyan, Professor and Chair of the Department of Business Administration, at 504-398-2359 or visit

About the University of Holy Cross
A fully accredited Catholic university in New Orleans, the University of Holy Cross (formerly Our Lady of Holy Cross College) offers more than 50 undergraduate and graduate programs to more than 1,200 students. With 154 faculty members and a student-faculty ratio of 13:1, students enjoy a personalized academic experience on an active campus where they are encouraged to explore spiritual values and pursue service opportunities. Some of the university’s most distinctive programs are in Business, Education, Counseling and Healthcare. The university was founded in 1916 as a mission of the Marianites of Holy Cross, whose distinguished history of educating minds and hearts dates to 1848.

About Nunez Community
College Nunez Community College is a student-centered institution that delivers relevant and innovative curriculum integrating the arts, sciences, and humanities leading to academic credentials and workforce opportunities. Nunez serves a vital role in the community by engaging with partners to support student success and personal growth.

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