How will my credits transfer?

The following resources will you help you determine how the credits you've already earned at a local two-year college will apply to your degree at Metropolitan State University.


Transferology is an online resource designed to help you explore your college transfer options. It provides a quick, intuitive way of determining how your credits could be applied to specific programs at Metropolitan State.

Transfer Agreements

Transfer Agreements-or Articulation Agreements-are the formal agreements between two or more colleges and universities to accept credits in transfer toward a specific academic program. The agreements allow you to apply general education and/or liberal arts credits towards your Bachelor's degree.

Program Planning Guides

The Program Planning Guides on each institution page can help you determine which credits you've earned at the following two-year colleges will apply to your degree and which credits you'll need to complete at Metropolitan State University.

Metro Alliance

Metro Alliance is a partnership between Metropolitan State University and 10 community and technical colleges in the Twin Cities region that's dedicated to giving students at each campus access to classes and services elsewhere in the metro area.

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