All applicants must either be a high school graduate with a grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.0, or a general equivalency diploma (GED) recipient with a score of 500 (score of 50 prior to 2002). If an applicant’s GPA or GED score is below the minimum, he/she may be eligible for admission under transfer student guidelines.
Transfer Student Guidelines
A transfer student must be a high school graduate or a GED recipient and have earned a minimum of 15 credit hours of college coursework from a regionally accredited college, with a GPA of at least 2.0. For applicants who have attended more than one regionally accredited college, GPAs from all colleges must combine to equal at least 2.0.
- ACT composite score of 20, with a score of 19 on the sub-tests in both mathematics and scientific reasoning, or SAT with a combined score of 990 or above.
- ACT/SAT testing will be waived for transfer students who have earned a minimum of 15 college semester hours at a regionally accredited institution of higher education with a minimum 2.0 GPA.
Applicants should have completed and passed the necessary high school courses, or their college equivalents:
- English - three units (may include public speaking or journalism; not required for GED recipients)
- Math - two units
- Social Studies - two units (not required for GED recipients)
All courses should be completed with a grade of “C” or better; a grade of “B” or better is preferred.
For students who are not United States citizens and/or for whom English is a second language, please review the college catalog online for further admission information.