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Honoring Your Past Experience

Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota recognizes and honors your past experiences with a generous transfer credit policy.

Take Our Transfer Challenge

We challenge you to find out why we’re a leader in transferring your college credit!

Submit your unofficial transcripts or a degree audit report and a transfer counselor will create a preliminary degree plan for you with a transfer of credit estimate. Contact the bachelor's completion admission staff today to get started. You can also visit to see how some of your credits might transfer. 

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Credit Transfer Requirements

Saint Mary's will accept college-level credits from regionally accredited colleges or universities, business and industry training, non-regionally accredited vocational or technical colleges or institutes, military education (ACE), and standardized examinations (CLEP, DSST).

Courses cannot be developmental and you must earn a letter grade of C or better. Contact a transfer counselor to learn how your prior credits can apply towards completing your bachelor’s degree at Saint Mary’s.

Students must submit an application for admission and supply official transcript(s) from all previously attended colleges or universities.

More Accepted Credits

Besides college credits, students can also apply credits from:

McNally Smith College of Music, ITT Tech, and Minnesota College of Business/Globe University students--we are committed to your success. Schedule an appointment today with a counselor to see how your credits will transfer to Saint Mary's. 

Transfer Guides

General Transfer Guide (PDF)

Anoka Ramsey (PDF)

Anoka Technical College (PDF)

Century College (PDF)

Dakota County Technical College (PDF)

Globe University (PDF)

Hennepin Technical College (PDF)

Inver Hills Community College (PDF)

Minneapolis Community and Technical College (PDF)

Minnesota State College Southeast Technical (PDF)

North Hennepin Community College (PDF)

Normandale Community College (PDF)

Rochester Community and Technical College (PDF)

Saint Paul College (PDF)

St. Cloud Technical & Community College (PDF)