Mount St. Mary's University

As a Catholic university, Mount St. Mary’s graduates ethical leaders who are inspired by a passion for learning and lead lives of significance in service to God and others.

Articulated Program Requirements:

  • To qualify for the Institutional Pathway Agreement, CSM students must:
    • Graduate from CSM with an associate degree.
    • Students intending to transfer to MSMU should apply for admission by the priority deadline for the semester for which they intend to enroll. 
  • To qualify for our Business Transfer Pathway, CSM students must:
    • Graduate from CSM with an Associate of Science in Business Administration. 
    • Complete the necessary coursework outlined in the pathway. 
  • For the Institutional Pathway Agreement,
    • Graduates of CSM who have successfully completed the approved degree program will be considered for guaranteed admission in accordance with MSMU's transfer student policy. 
    • MSMU may accept up to 75 transfer credits. 
    • Students who complete a degree (A.A., A.S., A.A.S., A.A.T.) at CSM will be eligible for a 20% tuition reduction at the MSMU Frederick campus. 

View Our Institutional Pathway Agreement

View our Business Transfer Pathway


MSMU agrees to accept the general education requirements embedded in CSM's A.A., A.S., A.A.S., and A.A.T. degrees and shall apply these requirements as much as possible to MSMU's core requirements. MSMU will honor the general education designations that CSM assigns to their courses. Students may need to complete additional MSMU core courses to meet the graduation requirements.
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