Registrar's Office

Transfer Credit Policies

Transfer policies posted apply only to how courses transfer into Missouri Southern State University.  For questions about how Missouri Southern State University courses transfer to other institutions, please contact that institution directly.

Official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended (regardless of accreditation status) must be forwarded to:

Missouri Southern State University
Office of Admission
3950 E. Newman Rd.
Joplin, MO 64801

  • Missouri Southern will also accept faxed transcripts that come directly from the sending institution.
  • Transcripts can be faxed to the Office of Admission at (417) 659-4429.
  • Transcripts submitted to MSSU become the property of the University and cannot be returned to the student or forwarded to other institutions.

Transferring from MSSU to another institution?  The acceptance of credits from MSSU to another institution is at the sole discretion of the receiving institution.  Please contact the school where you plan to transfer for their specific transfer policies. 

If you would like to learn about our transfer policies, please use the links below.