Specific Degrees to Transfer

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science

  • Individuals with a BA/BS (including degrees more than 10 years old) will have their general education courses accepted in total as meeting Adams State's general education requirements.
  • Time-sensitive courses (e.g., computer science courses, geography) more than 10 years old will not be accepted.

Associate of Arts and Associate of Science

  • Individuals with an in-state AA/AS degree (including degrees more than 10 years old) will have their general education courses accepted in total as meeting Adams State's general education requirements.
  • Individuals with an out-of-state AA/AS degree (including degrees more than 10 years old) will have their general education course accepted if they have successfully completed at least one course in each of the following areas:
    • Communications (English)
    • History
    • Science (with lab)
    • Math
    • Art and Humanities
    • Social Sciences
  • Courses from the above areas that have not been completed may be completed at Adams State. Upon completion, the entire degree will be accepted.

Associate of Applied Science and Associate of General Studies

  • Individuals with an associate of applied science degree or an associate in general studies degree will have their general education courses accepted in total as meeting Adams State's general education requirements if they have successfully completed at least one course in the following areas:
    • Communications (English)
    • History
    • Science (with lab)
    • Math
    • Art and Humanities
    • Social Sciences
  • Courses from the above areas that have not been completed may be completed at Adams State. Upon completion, the entire degree will be accepted.

Common Core

  • Individuals who have satisfied either track of the common core will have their general education courses accepted in total as meeting Adams State's general education requirements.