Transfer Students

Discover how Stockton is truly 'transfer friendly.' 

We welcome over 1,400 new transfer students each year, and we take pride in providing everything you need to make a smooth transition from your previous institution. FINISH STRONG and complete your degree at Stockton!

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Transfer up to 64 credits from a regionally accredited community college and up to 96 credits from an accredited four-year school.

Stockton transcript evaluators help you determine what credits transfer, including Advanced Placement (AP), CLEP or military credits.

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Qualified students receive FREE tuition & fees!

Accepted transfer students are considered for scholarships based on previous college performance. Transfer students may also be eligible for financial aid or the Stockton Promise and Garden State Guarantee programs.

Scholarship & Aid Information

17:1
STUDENT to FACULTY ratio
200+
Ways to GET INVOLVED
with Clubs, Organizations, & Activities

 

Meet Virtually with a Counselor!

Schedule a virtual appointment with a transfer counselor to discuss admission requirements, scholarships, financial aid, credit transfer, and more!

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Experience Stockton for yourself! Visit us in person during a campus tour or Open House, or virtually by exploring our virtual tour video series. Click the button below for a full list of current events. 

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See how your credits will transfer.

See how your credits will transfer into your chosen major. Still undecided? Do a What-If evaluation to explore multiple majors.
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Frequently Asked Questions

Most degrees at Stockton require a minimum of 128 credits to complete. Some require more.

Yes, your transcript is then evaluated on a course-by-course basis.

With your admission acceptance, you will receive a preliminary transcript showing the number of credits approved for transfer. When you meet with an advisor during Orientation & Registration, you will receive a document showing how the credits count toward your intended major. In addition, you can evaluate your earned credits with a self-audit through Degree Works prior to entering.

Yes! Stockton guarantees that if you hold an Associate in Arts (AA) or Associate in Science (AS) from a New Jersey community college, or an accredited community college from another state, we will accept the degree intact, up to 64 credits. Associate in Applied Science (AAS) degrees will be evaluated on a course-by-course basis. Find out if your county college participates in Stockton Transfer Pathways for added benefits. stockton.edu/pathways

Unfortunately, no. Additionally, we are not able to accept credits from certificate-granting proprietary institutions, such as computer science institutes or technical business schools that are unaccredited.

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