College of Liberal Arts

Transfer Information

Planning to Transfer?

All students planning to transfer to St. Cloud State University should follow the admission procedures located on the Admissions Office website. Once admitted to St. Cloud State University, students (with 24+ credits) will be assigned a faculty advisor in their major program to assist with their academic planning.

Students who are planning to transfer are encouraged to contact Hien Studniski, the CLA Student Relations Director, as soon as possible to discuss transfer into CLA programs. Every major in the College of Liberal Arts (CLA) and School of the Arts (SotA) has different requirements. To view the academic requirements for each major, please visit the Undergraduate Catalog.

Transferring Courses to SCSU

To transfer courses to St. Cloud State University, complete the transfer request form.

Students will need a Star ID in order to complete a transfer request. If you do not yet have a Star ID, learn how to activate it now.

Transferology

Students are also encouraged to use Transferology  to see how courses will transfer into academic programs into the College of Liberal Arts. If your school or course is not listed in Transferology, contact the Student Relations Director to help you determine how your credits will transfer.

Transfer Pathways

Minnesota State Transfer Pathways are designed so you can complete a specific associate degree at a Minnesota State college and transfer to a Minnesota State university to earn a bachelor’s degree without losing credits or taking extra courses.

Articulation Agreements

Articulation agreements are formal agreements between St. Cloud State and other institutions to accept transfer credits toward a specific academic program. View articulation agreements.  

Transfer Guides

The transfer guides below are meant to serve as a resource as you prepare to transfer into one of the academic programs in the College of Liberal Arts at St. Cloud State University.  If you have questions or would like further information on transferring, please contact Hien Studniski, Student Relations Director.

Anoka Ramsey Community College

Normandale Community College

  • Art
  • English
  • Communication Studies
  • Mass Communications
  • Professional Communications
  • Psychology

Central Lakes College

North Hennepin Community College

Century College

Ridgewater College 

Inver Hills Community College

  • Anthropology
  • English
  • Communication Studies
  • Mass Communications
  • Professional Communications
  • Psychology

St. Cloud Technical & Community College

Minneapolis Community & Technical College

Saint Paul College

  • Art
  • English
  • Communication Studies
  • Mass Communications
  • Professional Communications
  • Psychology
  • Sociology

Minnesota State Community & Technical College - Moorhead