Transfer Credit Policy

Transfer students receive credit for courses equivalent to Wilson courses, other liberal arts or major courses as determined by the Registrar.  Technical, vocational and career development courses will not transfer. Previous academic work must be completed with a grade of C or better. Wilson accepts credits from schools accredited by the Regional Association of Colleges and Schools.

How to Apply as a Transfer Student

Transfer Student Admission Criteria

  • Wilson accepts transfer admission applications for fall and spring semesters.
  • Acceptance of transfer students is based on the following:
    • Completion of high school requirements or GED prior to college.
    • Previous college work completed with a C or better from a regionally accredited institution.

Wilson College may accept up to 22 course credits toward a Bachelor’s degree and a maximum of 9 course credits toward an Associate’s Degree. Under the Credit system at Wilson, a three to four semester hour course is equivalent to one Wilson Course Credit (All transferable credit will be determined by the Registrar’s office)

Wilson College has developed articulation agreements with a number of two-year institutions to provide for a seamless transfer process for students. A dual admission program exists with Harrisburg Area Community College.

Articulation agreements cover the following colleges:
Central Penn College
Frederick Community College
Hagerstown Community College
Harcum College
Howard Community College

Lehigh-Carbon Community College
Luzerne County Community College

Transfer credits are subject to approval by the Wilson College Registrar's Office.

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Contact Information

Kathy Baker
Associate Director of Admissions
All transfer students will work with Kathy as their counselor
1-800-421-8402
kathy.baker@wilson.edu