Transfer Advising


Transfer Advising

Start your academic and career journey at East Central College. Whether it’s business, engineering, teaching, you’re still figuring out your niche (liberal studies), or a multitude of other careers, we can get you on the right path. ECC has a multitude of resources, dedicated advisors, success coaches, and academic pathways to set you up for success from day one. After two years* at ECC you’ll be ready to transfer to the college or university of your choice.

* Based on 15 to Finish Missouri

Benefits of Starting at ECC


  • CORE 42
  • Guided Pathways
  • Small Class Sizes
  • Affordable Tuition
  • Flexible Class Options
  • Free Technology Resources
  • Dedicated Team of Advisors
  • Falcon Seminar: College Success Class

Transfer Degrees


AA Associate of Arts
  • Agriculture
  • Accounting
  • Biology
  • Business
  • Chemistry
  • Education
  • Engineering Technology
  • English
  • Health Science
  • History
  • Liberal Studies
  • Mathematics
  • Media Studies
  • Music
  • Physical Science
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Theatre
AFA Associate of Fine Arts
  • Fine Art
  • Music
AS Associate of Science
  • Engineering
AAT Associate of Arts in Teaching
  • Education

Services We Provide


Advising Guidance Resources
Academic Courses Advise on best classes to take to bridge between ECC and chosen 4-year transfer school for optimal credit equivalency. Selecting a 4-year School Help students navigate selecting 4-year schools they are interested in transferring to. On Campus Events Schedule transfer table visits for students to connect with representatives of 4-year schools.
Degree & Career Advice Collaborate with Career Navigator in Falcon Career Center for major and career exploration. Transfer Admissions Translate requirements for admissions as a transfer including GPA, credit hours, application and/or audition due dates, and more. 4-year School Website Literacy Teach students how to navigate school websites to find the information they need.
Transfer Scholarships Teach students the different types of scholarships available as a transfer; automatic, competitive, and private. Articulation Agreements Make students aware of official agreements and partnerships ECC has with specific schools and programs.

Explore your options.

Decide what is most important to you in your academic journey and future transfer college or university.

Inquire with your top schools.

Reach out to the transfer admissions team at the college or university you are interested in to find out more.

Meet with an Advisor to ensure a seamless transition.

Work with ECC’s dedicated transfer advisors to create a personalized transfer plan.

It’s never too early to start talking transfer.
Talk with a dedicated transfer advisor today.

ECC Union

Transfer Advisor
Elena Dissen
Office: BH139
636-584-6564

Office Hours: 
Monday 8 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Tuesday–Thursday 8 a.m.–4:30p.m.
Friday 8 a.m.–2 p.m.
Walk-Ins Welcome; appointments preferred

STEM Transfer Advisor
Alison Tucker
Office: HS120
636-584-6677

Office Hours:
Monday–Thursday 7:45 a.m.–4 p.m.
Friday 7:45 a.m.–2 p.m.
Walk-Ins Welcome; appointment preferred
For times outside of normal office hours, please call or email

ECC Rolla

Jennifer Crosby
573-466-4077

Office Hours:
Monday–Thursday 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m.–12 p.m.
Or by appointment