Advantages for Students
     - Students are guaranteed acceptance to ETSU upon completion of the A.A., A.S.
      (A.S.T.) degree at Tennessee Community College rather than to a particular college
      or major. Admission to a particular major requires students to meet with
      criteria designated by the major.
     - Students can save money by enrolling for their first two years at a TBR community
      college with lower tuition and fees.
     - Students will become familiar with university staff and academic advisors, which
      should facilitate the transition process.
     - Students will be able to view their entire degree plans at the onset of their
      college career.
     - Students will receive academic advising from both institutions including early
       advisement from ETSU.
     - Students will be able to register during the priority registration time period at ETSU
       the semester of graduation from Tennessee Community College upon completion
       of ETSU orientation activities.