Transfer and Degree Completion

Transferring Credits

The MSMC Registrar's Office will evaluate your transcripts from another college or university. You may be considered for admission to Mount Saint Mary College with advanced standing.

Community College Articulation Agreements

Mount Saint Mary College has articulation agreements with:

  • Dutchess Community College
  • Orange County Community College
  • Rockland Community College
  • Sullivan Community College
  • Ulster Community College
  • Westchester Community College

View the Credit Transfer Guide to view course equivalencies listed by College. (Please note that this guide in always being updated and changed. If you do not see a course listed, please email a transfer counselor at 

Associate Degrees

Students transferring to the Mount with an Associate of Arts (AA) degree or an Associate of Science (AS) degree in a major taught at the college are awarded full junior status and guaranteed 60 credits in transfer.

Students with an associate of applied science (AAS) in business that join our business program are awarded full junior status and guaranteed 60 credits. D grades may be used to bring the transfer credits to the guaranteed level of 60 credits.

Credits equivalent to the junior college's requirements for the AA or AS degree (to a maximum of 66 credits) will be accepted only for grades of C or better. D grades will not be accepted for any part of the maximum award.

Graduation Requirements

To qualify for a bachelor's degree at Mount Saint Mary College, students must have 120 credit hours and a minimum cumulative index of 2.0.

Questions? Contact one of our Transfer Coordinators:
Amanda Schmidt, 845-569-3509,

TRANSFER and Degree Completion