Transfer Students / Admission Requirements

If you have 30 or more semester hours of transferable college credit at the time of application, you must meet the following requirements and submit the following application documents:

  • Have an overall C average on all courses attempted at post-secondary institutions
  • Be in good academic standing and social standing at the institution from which you are transferring
  • Be recommended by a college official at the institution from which you are transferring
  • Have a C or higher in a college transferable math class at an accredited institution, or have completed Algebra I, II and Geometry in high school
  • Have 18 semester hours in general education


For all applicants, a completed application, including an essay, is required. Students must also submit a non-refundable $40 application fee or acceptable fee waiver. A complete list of application requirements is provided below.

Transcript

An official transcript from each college, university or other post-secondary institution attended, whether or not credit was earned.

College Official Recommendation

Transfer applicants must submit the College Official Recommendation completed by the Dean of Students or Registrar at the current or most recent institution.

Essay

Please submit an essay of at least 250 words on a topic of your choice. Transfer applicants may wish to address their reasons for leaving their current institution to attend Meredith. Adult students may address their desire to return to college in general and why Meredith is an appropriate place to achieve that goal.

Recommendation

Professor recommendation (optional)


If you have less than 30 semester hours and/or less than 18 General Education credits, you must also meet freshman requirements and submit the following application documents:

  • 4 units of English

  • 3 units of Math (Algebra I, II & Geometry)

  • 3 units of Science

  • 3 units of History/Social Science

  • 2 units of Foreign Language

  • 1 Academic Elective

  • SAT or ACT scores


For all applicants, a completed application, including an essay, is required. Students must also submit a non-refundable $40 application fee or acceptable fee waiver. A complete list of application requirements is provided below.

Transcript

An official high school transcript. Request your transcript from your school’s registrar or guidance counselor.

College Official Recommendation

Transfer applicants must submit the College Official Recommendation completed by the Dean of Students or Registrar at the current or most recent institution.

Essay

Please submit an essay of at least 250 words on a topic of your choice. Transfer applicants may wish to address their reasons for leaving their current institution to attend Meredith. Adult students may address their desire to return to college in general and why Meredith is an appropriate place to achieve that goal.

Recommendation

Professor recommendation (optional)

 

Many of the general education designated courses offered at Meredith have equivalents at NC-CCs. Successful completion of individual courses on this list will fulfill the associated Meredith general education requirement. Download the full course equivalent list.

Students transferring from North Carolina Community Colleges can view a list of transferrable community college courses and Meredith course equivalencies. Please note, these equivalencies are samples. Official articulation of credit occurs during the application and admission process. 

Students transferring from Wake Technical Community College or Durham Technical Community College may wish to review course equivalancies and sample degree paths.


     

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