Transfer Admission Criteria
Transfer applicants must have a minimum of 12 attempted college credits with a 2.00 cumulative grade point average (GPA) for admission consideration.
Applicants with fewer than 12 college credits attempted at the time of application will be evaluated using a combination of their official college transcripts, and their high school record. An admission decision will be based on all criteria.
A cumulative GPA is calculated for applicants who have attempted credit at multiple institutions. Applicants not offered to their first choice major will have an opportunity to choose another major.
The following 'Majors' have additional requirements for admission consideration.
|Communication Sciences and Disorders (Previously Speech Language Pathology)||3.20 GPA for admission consideration. Early applications are encouraged, as admission is highly competitive.|
|Computer Science||2.50 GPA, to include Calculus I, and the following Computer Science courses or transferable equivalent: CPSC 130, CPSC 131, & CPSC 141 with 'C' grades or higher. Applicants missing the required courses may be admitted as pre-majors.|
|Computer Security||2.50 GPA, to include Calculus I, and the following Computer Science courses or transferable equivalent: CPSC 130, CPSC 131 & CPSC 141 with 'C' grades or higher. Applicants missing the required courses may be admitted as pre-majors.|
|Hotel, Restaurant, and Tourism Management||2.50 GPA|
Applicants are only considered for fall admission. Applicants must submit an application, official college transcripts from all colleges attended, SAT score report and all supporting documents no later than the February 1 application deadline date for admission consideration. Admission is highly competitive and seat availability is limited.
The following prerequisite courses, academic criteria, and documents are required and must be completed at the time of application for admission consideration.
Please visit the Nursing Academic Department page for more additional information.
|RN to BS in Nursing||Program offered at Northampton Community college through the ESU Lehigh Valley Site
in Bethlehem, Pa. Program starts in the spring 2020 semester.
Please Note: Registered Nurses applying to the RN-BS in Nursing program must select "Extended Studies" in the Student Type section of the Extended Learning application, and meet the following requirements for admission consideration:
Please visit the Nursing Academic Department page for additional information.
|Recreation Services Management||2.25 GPA|
|Rehabilitative and Human Services||2.50 GPA|
|Sport Management||2.50 GPA|
|Teacher Education||2.80 GPA for pre-major (See College of Education requirements)|
|Undeclared/Exploratory Studies||You must have less than 60 transferable credits. Applicants with 60 or more transferable credits must select a major other than "Undeclared" in the application process.|
Please note: Applicants must maintain the minimum GPA of a 2.00 on the final official college transcript.