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Coker College's Adult Degree Program is pleased to offer a bridge program with Midlands Technical College in Columbia, S.C. MTC-Coker College Bridge Program will provide MTC graduates a direct transfer to Coker College. That means 100% of your MTC coursework will transfer to Coker, and you’ll enter Coker with half of your bachelor’s requirements already completed. With our accelerated program, you can complete your bachelor’s degree in only two years.

MTC students have two options: The AA/AS Bridge or the Management/Marketing Bridge. For students in the Management/Marketing Bridge, Coker will offer one business course per week on MTC's main campus. An additional general education class will be offered online, allowing students to complete six (6) hours per eight-week term. 

Why Coker College?

  • Quality Coker education
  • 100% of MTC credits transfer
  • Simple, streamlined process
  • Competitive financial aid available
  • Accelerated program: just two years to a bachelor’s
  • For Management/Marketing students: All courses offered at MTC (on Mon. evenings) or online

A.A./A.S. Bridge

The A.A./A.S. Bridge is available for students transferring to a Coker traditional program with an A.A. or A.S. from MTC.

  • Your completed A.A. from MTC will mean you only need to complete the following to fulfill the Coker core curriculum:
    • Foreign language at the 102 level - may be completed prior to transfer with your MTC electives
    • PHED 120 (Lifetime Fitness) or PHED 215 (Personal & Community Health)
  • Your completed A.S. from MTC will mean you only need to complete the following to fulfill your Coker core curriculum:
    • Foreign Language at the 102 level - may be completed prior to transfer through your MTC electives
    • PHED 120 (Lifetime Fitness) or PHED 215 (Personal & Community Health)
    • One additional course (3 credits) in humanities

Management/Marketing Bridge

MTC graduates in Management or Marketing are eligible for direct transfer to Coker's Bachelor of Science in Business Management program.

  • Major courses are taught one night per week on the Midlands Beltline Campus.
  • Core curriculum courses are taught through Coker Online, with guaranteed spaces for MTC Management/Marketing Bridge students.
  • Work your way, step by step, through the program, taking each class with the same cohort of classmates who started with you.
  • Take two courses (one business course and one core curriculum course) each 8-week term.
  • You'll only have two additional courses (6 credits), which you can complete through Coker Online or through MTC at any time before or after your transfer.

MTC Management/Marketing to Coker BS in Business Management: Model Curriculum Map

Term Coker (in-seat) class at MTC Online Course
Fall 2016 - Term I (8 weeks) BM 310: Financial Statement Analysis - meeting one evening per week on the MTC campus COM 101 - Through Coker Online
Fall 2016 - Term II (8 weeks) BM 320: Business Finance - meeting one evening per week on the MTC campus PE 120 - Lifetime Health - Through Coker Online
Spring 2017 - Term I (8 weeks) BM 340: Operations Management - meeting one evening per week on the MTC campus ENG 371 - Technical Writing - Through Coker Online
Spring 2017 - Term II (8 weeks) BM 341: Human Resources and Organizations - meeting one evening per week on the MTC campus Course meeting ARTS requirement - Through Coker Online
Summer 2017 - (8 weeks) BM 350: Leadership and Ethics - meeting one evening per week on the MTC campus Course meeting Behavioral Science requirement - Through Coker Online
Fall 2017 - Term I (8 weeks) BM 360: Management Information Systems - meeting one evening per week on the MTC campus Course meeting Cultural Diversity Requirement - Through Coker Online
Fall 2017 - Term II (8 weeks) BM 361: Business Information Management - meeting one evening per week on the MTC campus Course meeting Humanities requirement - Through Coker Online
Spring 2018 - Term I (8 weeks) BM 370: Global Business - meeting one evening per week on the MTC campus Course meeting Science requirement - Through Coker Online
Spring 2018 - Term II (8 weeks) BM 440: Business Policies/Capstone - meeting one evening per week on the MTC campus Course meeting United States requirement - Through Coker Online

To be completed during Summer 2017 or at an alternate timing of the student’s choice - These courses will be offered in the summer by Coker, or a student may take a transferable course from MTC to fulfill these requirements:

  • Course meeting Humanities requirement (via transfer to Coker or through Coker Online)
  • Course meeting Science requirement (via transfer to Coker or through Coker Online)