|Public Act 099-0316|
|SB0806 Enrolled||LRB099 07828 NHT 27963 b|
AN ACT concerning education.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
This Act may be cited as the
Transfer Achievement Reform Act.
In this Act:
"Community college" means a public community college in
"State university" means a public university in this State.
Associate degree for transfer.
(a) Commencing with the fall term of the 2016-2017 academic
year, a community college student who earns an associate degree
for transfer, an Associate of Arts, or an Associate of Science
that is consistent with degree requirements of the Illinois
Community College Board and the Board of Higher Education and
aligned with the policies and procedures of the Illinois
Articulation Initiative, granted pursuant to subsection (b) of
this Section is deemed eligible for transfer into the
baccalaureate program of a State university if the student
meets the requirements of the transfer degree and
major-specific prerequisites and
a minimum grade point
average of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale.