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Transfer Policies

Transfer Students are those who have attempted coursework at a post-secondary institution after high school graduation, prior to attending Mansfield University. 

  • Credits are evaluated on a course-by-course basis. Following acceptance, you will receive an official transfer evaluation.
  • Transfer Equivalency Appeals may be submitted in writing to the Transfer Coordinator (a course syllabus may be requested).
  • We accept courses in transfer from all regionally-accredited institutions in the U.S. and approved colleges in other countries.
  • Actual grades and GPA do not transfer, only credits.
  • Courses completed with D grades are transferable only with a minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA at home institution.
  • Number of credits that transfer may not be more than credits awarded at home institution.
  • Age of courses: Courses completed over 10 years ago are subject to greater scrutiny.
  • Credits from two-year institutions: We will accept a maximum of 67 credits in transfer.
  • Credits from four-year institutions: There is no limit to number of credits accepted in transfer, provided the 25%/50% rule is met.
  • Mansfield University Credit Requirement
    • 50% of major credits must be completed at Mansfield University
    • 25% of total degree credits must be completed at Mansfield University
  • Associate's Degree is not required for admission.
  • There is NO MINIMUM number of credits required to transfer.

Transfer Policies and Procedures may be viewed at our online Undergraduate Catalogue.