Common Data SetCDS Definitions
D. Transfer Admission
D01 Fall Applicants
|Does your institution enroll transfer students? (If no, please skip to Section E)||X|
|If yes, may transfer students earn advanced standing credit by transferring credits earned from course work completed at other colleges/universities?||X|
Provide the number of students who applied, were admitted, and enrolled as degree-seeking transfer students in fall 2012.
|Applicants||Admitted Applicants||Enrolled Applicants|
D03 Application for Admission
Indicate terms for which transfers may enroll:
|Must a transfer applicant have a minimum number of credits completed or else must apply as an entering freshman?||X|
If yes, what is the minimum number of credits and the unit of measure?
26 semester hours
Indicate all items required of transfer students to apply for admission:
|Required of All||Recommended of All||Recommended of Some||Required of Some||Not Required|
|High school transcript||X|
|Essay or personal statement||X|
|Standardized test scores||X|
|Statement of good standing from prior institution(s)||X|
If a minimum high school grade point average is required of transfer applicants, specify (on a 4.0 scale):
If a minimum college grade point average is required of transfer applicants, specify (on a 4.0 scale):
List any other application requirements specific to transfer applicants:
An audition is required for Music majors
List application priority, closing, notification, and candidate reply dates for transfer students.
|Priority Date||Closing Date||Notification Date||Reply Date|
If applications are reviewed on a continuous or rolling basis, please check against the semester to which it applies.
|Does an open admission policy, if reported, apply to transfer students?||X|
Describe additional requirements for transfer admission, if applicable:
Decisions based on high school background, college curriculum, grade trends, choice of major, overall performance. If transferring with fewer than 26 credit hours, must also meet freshman guidelines. 2.3 GPA required for residents; 2.5 GPA for non-residents for consideration.
D12 Transfer Credit Policies
Report the lowest grade earned for any course that may be transferred for credit:
|Maximum number of credits or courses that may be transferred from a two-year institution:||60|
|Maximum number of credits or courses that may be transferred from a four-year institution:||90|
Minimum number of credits that transfers must complete at your institution to earn an associate degree:
Minimum number of credits that transfers must complete at your institution to earn a bachelor's degree:
Describe other transfer credit policies:
Each department and/or school determines how or if transfer credits meet degree requirements. Office of Admission will transfer in all transferable courses but cannot determine how these credits meet degree requirements.