Frostburg State University Transfer Agreement

Frostburg State University is a student-centered teaching and learning institution featuring experiential opportunities. The University offers students a distinctive and distinguished baccalaureate education along with a select set of applied master’s and doctoral programs. Frostburg serves regional and statewide economic and workforce development; promotes cultural enrichment, civic responsibility, and sustainability; and prepares future leaders to meet the challenges of a complex and changing global society.

Articulated Program Requirements:

  • To qualify for the Digital Media Production/Mass Communication Agreement, CSM students must:
    • Complete the Associate of Arts in Digital Media Production at CSM.
  • To qualify for the Electrical Engineering Agreement, CSM students must:
    • Complete the Associate of Science in Engineering, Electrical Engineering degree at CSM.
  • Guaranteed admissions for CSM students who have:
    • Earned an CSM Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, Associate of Arts in Teaching, Associate of Science in Engineering, or Associate of Applied Science degree.
    • Submit the FSU Application for Admission at least 6 months prior to the start of the semester they wish to transfer to Frostburg State University.
    • Satisfy all other FSU admissions requirements.
    • Graduate from CSM with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0.
    • Enroll in FSU within one year of graduating from CSM without attending another institution of higher education. 
    • Understand that admission to Frostburg State University does not necessarily guarantee admission to a particular major. A few majors at FSU have additional admission criteria.
  • To qualify for the Materials Engineering and Electrical Engineering Agreement, CSM students must:
    • Complete the Associate of Science in Engineering degree at CSM. 
  • For admission to the Associate Degree in Nursing (AS) to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program, CSM students must:
    • Meet application requirements for CSM as a degree seeking student during the time they are enrolled in the AS degree portion of the curriculum.
    • Meet the application requirements of FSU as a degree-seeking student during the entire time they are enrolled in the Associate to Bachelor's option.
    • Dually enroll at CSM and FSU for the time period during which they are earning their AS degree in Nursing. 
    • Pass the NCLEX-RN examination on the first attempt, at the completion of their AS degree, in order to continue to the next well. 
    • Complete an application for transfer admission to FSU upon acceptance into the Associate to Bachelor's option.
    • For more information, please visit our Frequently Asked Questions.
  • To qualify for the Reverse Transfer Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), CSM students must:
    • Earned 30 credits or more at CSM.
    • Earned a total of 60 credits or more (including all CSM, FSU, and any transfer credits).
    • Has not attained an associates or bachelor's degree from CSM, FSU, or other higher education institution.

Articulated Program Benefits:

  • Guaranteed Admission is also available for part-time students. 
  • Under the Associate to Bachelor's for Nursing Agreement, the transfer application fee to FSU will be waived. 

View our Digital Media Production/Mass Communication Agreement

View our Electrical Engineering Agreement

View our Guaranteed Admission Agreement

View our Materials Engineering and Electrical Engineering Agreement

View our Nursing Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)

View our Reverse Transfer Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)