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Sinclair College Wright Path Program

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About Sinclair College

Sinclair College offers more than 250 degree and certificate programs along with technical and specialized areas. In the past four years, more than 15,000 students have received credentials at Sinclair. Sinclair has its main branch in downtown Dayton as well as regional centers in Englewood, Huber Heights, Mason, and Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. Sinclair transfer agreements with Wright State in 56 different degree areas and other agreements with every public university in Ohio. Approximately 950 students transferred from Sinclair to Wright State from Spring 2017 through Spring 2019. Sinclair, established in 1887, fields intercollegiate athletic teams in basketball, volleyball, softball, and other sports. For more information about the college, check sinclair.edu.


Why Choose the Wright Path Program?

To increase access and affordability for a college education, Wright State and Sinclair offer the Wright Path partnership program. Go to our community college partnerships overview page to learn all about the benefits of the Wright Path program.

Benefits

The advantages to you include:

  • You may qualify for Wright State transfer scholarships of up to $3,500 per year.
  • Take only courses in your academic pathway that apply directly to your bachelor’s degree program.
  • It’s an easy transfer process with a designated advisor on both campuses.
  • Take advantage of on-campus support services, resources, student organizations, and activities at Wright State even before you are admitted.
  • No additional cost—just sign up below

Pathways/Articulation (Transfer) Agreements

This is the most important part of the partnership program. Staying on track while pursuing your degree is the key to your academic success. Following an articulation agreement or equivalency guide for your major will maximize your transfer credits. Ask your academic advisor to help you create an individualized pathway, or see the articulation (transfer) agreements available in several areas of study.


Enroll in the Wright Path Program

Apply to Sinclair and register for classes. To enter the Wright Path program, fill out the participant application and we will verify with Sinclair that you are an active student in good standing.


While Attending Sinclair

It is important to work with your academic advisor at Sinclair. Let them know you are in the partnership program with Wright Sate, plan to utilize a pathway/articulation agreement, and intend to transfer to Wright State. They will assist you in creating an academic plan that will help you plot your courses for your transfer program. A Wright State advisor will also reach out to you to assist in your transtion. You should meet regularly with your Sinclair and Wright State advisors to ensure you are on the right track.

Contact Information

Sinclair Advising
(937) 512-3700

Wright State Advising
(937) 775-4830 | transfer@wright.edu

    Tour Wright State’s campus, meet with an advisor, and get the answers you need. Schedule a campus tour with the Transfer Center. See our community college partnerships overview page for information about all of the Wright State resources available to you.


    Transferring to Wright State

    We are excited to welcome you to the Wright State community. We have a few tips to make your transfer process easier.

    • You do not need to wait until you graduate from community college to apply to Wright State. Apply early in your final semester at community college.
    • Vist the Application Dates and Processes page for a complete list of your next steps in transferring to Wright State.
    • The application fee waiver code for Sinclair transfers is: SCCPartnerSchool.
    • Our staff in the Transfer Center is ready to assist you. Email us at transfer@wright.edu or call (937) 775-4830.
    • Check out our transfer scholarship options.
    • If you are a Fall Semester transfer student who intends to apply for competitive one of Wright State's competitive scholarships, you must apply one year before the fall semester you will attend. Complete the ONE Scholarship application by the January deadline. Only admitted students are able to access the ONE Scholarship application.

    Second Start

    Students returning to Wright State may qualify to reset their former GPA at Wright State through the Second Start policy. Consult a Wright State advisor for more information.

    Marquise Crosby, a senior biochemistry and molecular biology major, works as a lab assistant at Wright-Patterson in the Soft Matter Branch of the Air Force Research Laboratory’s Materials and Manufacturing Directorate.
    Two-time Wright State graduate Tiffani Angus writes fantasy and science fiction stories, while teaching at Anglia Ruskin University.