Partnership with the University of Southern Maine (USM)
CMCC and USM have a partnership for success called ConnectEd Pathways. This innovative partnership provides students from selected programs a smooth and simple transfer path to compatible programs at USM upon completion of their associate degree.
How does ConnectEd Pathways Work?
All qualified students who are accepted into a ConnectEd Pathways degree programs will be notified by CMCC about ConnectEd Pathways, including requirements. If a student wants to apply to ConnectEd Pathways, he or she will need to do so by the end of the first semester at CMCC.
Both CMCC and USM will offer advising and support services to prepare these students for their transfer to USM.
Who qualifies for ConnectEd Pathways and What CMCC Programs are Eligible?
Students who are accepted and graduate from specific programs at CMCC will be assured of streamlined admissions to corresponding programs at USM.