Upper Division Transfer Requirements

Students must have 60 or more semester credits (90 quarter units) of transferable courses

Students must achieve the established minimum GPA of a 2.00

Complete at least 30 semester credits (45 quarter units) of general education courses with a grade of C or better

Complete with a C or better the four-courses most commonly called "Golden Four":

  • English Composition
  • Speech/Oral Communication
  • Critical Thinking
  • College level Mathematics course (with intermediate algebra as a prerequisite)

Students must be in "good standing" at their current or last college/university

For California Community College students, visit www.assist.org for transferable courses to CSUMB.

 


Lower Division Transfer Requirements*

Students must meet the same admissions requirements as first-time freshmen

Students must achieve the established minimum GPA of a 2.00

Students must be in "good standing" at their current or last college/university

*Cal State Monterey Bay is currently not accepting lower division transfer students. You must meet the upper division requirements for admissions purposes.

 


All admissions requirements must be met by the end of the term/semester prior to enrollment.  No summer coursework is allowed for eligibility purposes for Fall terms.

Transfer applicants who have completed 60 or more semester credits of transferable courses and who are applying to CSUMB need not file the high school transcript.

All undergraduate applicants must file one official transcript from each college in which they have enrolled. This includes special sessions, correspondence, and audited courses, as well as any college in which the student was enrolled and withdrew without earning credit.

Please note: Meeting minimum eligibility requirements does not guarantee admission to CSU Monterey Bay.