Walsh College

Transfer Students


Transfer up to 82 community college credits to complete your degree at
Walsh College

Students from across the world transfer their college credits to complete their undergraduate business degree at Walsh College. Programs include accountancy, business administration with majors in finance, general businessmanagement and marketing, and information technology. We will accept transfer credits from any regionally-accredited community college or four-year institution.

You can complete your degree at locations throughout southeast Michigan or online.

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Transfer Requirements

  • A minimum of 60 semester credit hours of coursework completed with a “C” (2.000) or better. Coursework must be 100 level or above.
  • A minimum of 30 semester credit hours of Liberal Art coursework.
    • Liberal art coursework includes courses in Communication, Economics, Art, Anthropology, Astronomy, English, Foreign Languages, Geography, History, Humanities, Introduction to Business, Mathematics, Career Assessment, Philosophy, Physical Education, Physiology, Psychology, Sciences, Religion, Sociology, Speech and Statistics.
  • One English composition or written communication course.
  • One course in intermediate algebra or a higher math course (or equivalent placement test result).

At times there can be more than one course required to fulfill an equivalency, or you may have the option to choose between courses. In any event, please direct any questions to your transfer advisor or to a Walsh College Admissions and Academic Advisor.

Michigan Transfer Agreement

Walsh College participates in the Michigan Transfer Agreement (MTA).  The agreement will allow students to satisfy Walsh College’s minimum 30 semester credit hour liberal arts requirement at a Michigan community college.  MTA students will need to complete intermediate algebra or higher level mathematics for admission to Walsh College.  Under the MTA agreement, students from participating Michigan public community colleges must present a transcript bearing the “MTA Satisfied” designation.

To fulfill the Michigan Transfer Agreement, you must successfully complete at least 30 credits, with at least a 2.0 (or equivalent) grade in each course in the following categories.

  • One course in English Composition and a second course in English Composition or Communications.
  • One course in Mathematics (Walsh recommends intermediate algebra or higher level mathematics course/placement or a statistics course equivalent to QM 202).
  • Two courses in Social Sciences from two disciplines (Walsh recommends an economics course equivalent to ECN 201 or ECN 202).
  • Two courses in Humanities and Fine Arts from two disciplines excluding studio and performance classes.
  • Two courses in Natural Sciences including one with laboratory experience from two disciplines. 


AP and CLEP Exam Credits

Students who have taken Advanced Placement (AP) courses in high school and/or have completed CLEP testing and have a qualifying exam score are eligible to earn college credit at Walsh College.

AP Exam Scores Granted for Credit 
CLEP Scores Granted for Credit

If you have any questions regarding AP and/or CLEP credit, please contact our Admissions office via email at admissions@walshcollege.edu or via telephone at 248-823-1600.

Transfer from a Community College

Transfer agreements with community colleges offer you the opportunity to earn Walsh College bachelor's degrees. By transferring up to 82 community college credit hours, you are well on your way to earning your degree.

We maintain a list of courses from those schools and their direct equivalent courses within specific majors and our professional or program core at Walsh College. We also accept other transfer credit in the form of general studies or liberal arts credit up to a maximum of 82 semester credit hours.

The Michigan Transfer Network is a resource that lists transfer course equivalencies between many Michigan colleges and universities.

 Transfer Guides
Delta College
Henry Ford College
Lansing Community College 
Macomb Community College
Marygrove College
Monroe County Community College
Montcalm Community College
Mott Community College
Oakland Community College
Oakland University
Schoolcraft College
St. Clair County Community College
Washtenaw Community College
Wayne County Community College District
Wayne State University

Owens Community College 

St. Clair College Windsor