Norfolk State University Transfer Agreement

Students can save up to


by completing their associate degree at College of Southern Maryland and then finishing up at Norfolk State University (based on average costs 2020-21).

Norfolk State University, a comprehensive urban public institution, is committed to transforming students’ lives through exemplary teaching, research and service. Offering a supportive academic and culturally diverse environment for all, the University empowers its students to turn their aspirations into reality and achieve their full potential as well-rounded and resourceful citizens and leaders for the 21st century.

Articulated Program Requirements:

  • Graduate from CSM with an Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, or Associate of Arts in Teaching with a cumulative 2.0 GPA.
  • Admission into NSU does not imply admission to certain degree programs without further acceptance by the program or department offering the program. 
  • Students will be eligible to transfer to NSU with an Associate of Applied Science, with a grade of C or better in all courses, and who completes 37 specified general education credits while obtaining a cumulative GPA of 2.0 better. 
  • Enroll at NSU within one year of completing the transfer-oriented degree or the occupational/technical degree. 

Articulated Program Benefits:

  • CSM students are eligible to apply to NSU's Honors College. 

View our Guaranteed Admission Articulation Agreement