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Transfer Students

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Am I a transfer student?

A transfer student is a student that earned college credit after high school from any college, university, trade, technical, cosmetology and/or online schools and wants to continue earning a bachelor's degree at Missouri Southern.

Transfer Student Application Checklist:

  1. Transfer GPA of 2.0 and leave your last institution in good standing. Transcripts must be submitted and reviewed prior to admission.
  2. Complete an application for admission.
  3. Pay the one-time $25 application processing cost.
  4. Complete the FAFSA and investigate other financial aid opportunities.
  5. Mail or fax (417.659.4429) final, official transcripts from all previously attended post-secondary institutions to: 
    MSSU-Admissions Office
    3950 E Newman Rd.
    Joplin MO  64801 
    Failure to provide transcripts may delay processing of your application and/or financial aid.
  6. Upon receipt of an official letter of acceptance from the Admissions Office, please follow the instructions for admitted students.

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