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Community College Frequently Asked Questions

​​​​​​​​​​​​Admission to CMU

What are the undergraduate academic criteria for transfer admission and selection?
Students may be granted regular admission base​d on the following:

  • The student pursued education beyond high school or GED
  • The student has taken coursework at an accredited college or university, foreign university, or college approved by the government or local official agency
  • The student attained a GPA of 2.0 or higher
  • The student has submitted one official copy of each transcript to Global Campus

When is the undergraduate application submission deadline?
​ Global Campus does not have a deadline. Students may apply year-round.

Where can I find an application for admission?
CMU Application for Admission

Transferring to CMU

What is the maximum number of credits CMU will accept from a community college?
​ There is no limit as to the amount of credits CMU will accept from a regionally accredited community college. However, 64 credits is the maximum amount of credits that can be applied towards any degree program.

What is the maximum number of credits CMU will accept from a four year institution?
There is no limit as to the amount of credits CMU will accept from a regionally accredited four year institution. However, students need to complete a minimum of 30 semester hours through CMU for any degree program.

Where can I find Transfer Guides & Articulation Agreements for Global Campus?
Transfer Guides & Articulation Agreements
How can I find out what courses will transfer to CMU?

Does CMU have additional options for earning credit?
Planned Experience
Prior Learning
Military Course Work

Where should official transcripts be sent?
CMU's Global Campus now accepts official transcripts by e-mail. Please send directly to
transcripts@cmich.edu

 They may also be mailed to CMU's Global Campus at:
CMU Global Campus
Attn: Transcript Department
802 Industrial Drive
Mount Pleasant, MI 48858


How does CMU evaluate students who enter with MACRAO Transfer Agreement?
A student who transfers from a community college in Michigan with a transcript document that satisfies the MACRAO (Michigan Association of College Registrars and Admissions Officers Agreement) Transfer Agreement will also have satisfied the University Program portion of the General Education Requirements.

Please see General Education at CMU for more information on CMU's General Education Requirements.

How does CMU evaluate students who enter with MTA?
A student who transfers from a community college in Michigan with a transcript document that satisfies the MTA (Michigan Transfer Agreement) will also have satisfied the University Program portion of the General Education Requirements.

Please see General Education at CMU for more information on CMU's General Education Requirements.

Financial Information

Where can I find tuition & fee information?
How much will it cost?

Where can my students and their families get information about financial aid and scholarships?
Financial Aid
Scholarships

Advising Information

How do I contact a Global Campus academic advisor?
Finding your undergraduate academic advisor

Where can I find a Global Campus Bul​letin?
Online Bulletin

Additional Student Services

What additional resources does CMU have to offer?
Request Information
CMU Writing Center
Mathematics Assistance Center
Veterans Resource Center
Global Campus Library Services
Career Services
Disability Services



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