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Transfer Students

The Social Work Department values transfer students. They often bring to the program a variety of life experiences, maturity, focus, and a desire to excel academically. Our classes are better for having students who have a different point of view to contribute to the ongoing discussion. We would like to make the transition to Augsburg’s BSW degree program as smooth as possible. There are several things you can do at your current school to prepare to continue your education at Augsburg. For students applying after the end of the regular school year the summer deadline is August 1.

Steps for transfer students applying to the BSW Program:

  1. Contact Augsburg’s Academic Advising Department and set up a meeting.
  2. Meet with the BSW Program Assistant Director to discuss transfer credits, the application and information session schedules.
  3. Confirm your assigned social work faculty advisor with BSW Program Assistant Director
  4. Set up a meeting with your new faculty advisor
  5. Talk with Academic counselors at your school. You can check the sites below to see if courses you are taking transfer into the Augsburg BSW Program. If your school is not listed contact the Office of the Registrar at Augsburg:

Anoka Ramsey Community College

Century College

Inver Hills Community College

Minneapolis Community and Technical College

Normandale Community College

North Hennepin Community College

Ridgewater Community College

Riverland Community College

Saint Paul College

Transferring into the Augsburg BSW Program with 2-year degrees

For information on how your two-year college degree will transfer in for credit to Augsburg contact the Augsburg Office of the Registrar.