Complete your bachelor’s at Madonna University
We welcome transfer students into our close, supportive community, helping you realize your potential and achieve your goals. With access to 100 academic programs offered on campus, fully online, and in hybrid formats as well as multiple student involvement opportunities and support services, transfer students can make a seamless transition to Madonna University. We also work with many Michigan community colleges to review and compare curriculum to help facilitate an easy transfer.
We understand the unique needs of transfer students and help you maximize your transfer credits. You can transfer up to 74 credit hours from a two-year school and 90 from a four-year school. We also conduct a holistic review of each applicant by assessing your academic achievements, community experience, and extracurricular involvement.
Our quality promise
Because we are dedicated to providing students with a high-quality, high-caliber education, we’ve implemented Quality Matters (QM) standards into our online programs. We build and evaluate our online courses based on rigorous, research-supported standards, which ensures these courses promote engagement and provide students with all the tools and information they need to be successful learners.
Receive credit for military experience
Madonna University has been named a Military Friendly® School three years in a row by GI Jobs and the Michigan Department of Veteran Affairs. We highly encourage veterans to submit your Joint Services Transcript (JST) during the admission process to maximize the use of your military training and experience. We accept up to 60 military credits toward a bachelor’s degree. Visit the JST website to request your official transcript.
If you need assistance submitting your transfer application, please contact our Office of Admissions at 734-432-5339 to speak with an admission officer who can discuss specific transfer guides and answer any questions you may have about the transfer process.
Institutionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission
Business programs accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools & Programs in 2017
Education programs accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation since 1972
Undergraduate and graduate Nursing programs accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education since 2006; DNP program accredited since 2010
Undergraduate Social Work programs accredited by the Council on Social Work Education since 1982; graduate program accredited in 2018
Undergraduate Forensic Science program accredited by the Forensic Sciences Education Programs Accreditations Commission since 2014
Criminal Justice & Law
• Criminal Justice
• Emergency Management
• Paralegal Studies
• Political Science
• Education (Elementary & Secondary)
• Exercise Science
• Sports Management
Math & Science
• Environmental Science
• Forensic Science
• Nutrition & Food Service Management
• Nutritional Science
Nursing & Health
• Health Sciences
• Nursing (BSN)
“I had a very smooth transition to Madonna as a transfer student. My advisors were very helpful in transferring all of my classes, and I was able to take advantage of all financial aid and scholarships available to me. I was happy to find my place at Madonna!”
“Everyone knows each other just walking down the hallway. The classes are small and present an opportunity to connect with your classmates and professors. I chose Madonna because of the family environment.”
“I’ve never experienced staff, teachers, and mentors who were so invested in my future as those at Madonna.”
“Madonna gives you opportunities to connect with other professionals through work or volunteer opportunities.”