Begin working on your major at Lake Superior College, then seamlessly transfer to a university to complete your bachelor’s degree
How Minnesota State Transfer Pathways Work
Lake Superior College offers associate degrees guaranteed to transfer to all seven Minnesota State universities. Complete a Transfer Pathway associate degree program at Lake Superior College and you will be guaranteed junior status at any of the seven Minnesota State universities.* All of your 60 college credits from Lake Superior College will count toward your related bachelor’s degree.
*Art, Communication, Economics and Exercise Science Transfer Pathways transfer to designated degree programs at most Minnesota State universities.
What are Minnesota State Transfer Pathways?
Save time and money as you work towards graduation. Minnesota State Transfer Pathways are designed so you can complete a specific associate degree at Lake Superior College and transfer to a Minnesota State university to earn a bachelor’s degree without losing credits or having to take extra courses.
Lake Superior College’s Minnesota State Transfer Pathways degrees include:
Compare the savings of a Minnesota State Transfer Pathway at LSC
Minnesota State Transfer Pathways are a smart way to complete your bachelor’s degree.
Transfer to Minnesota Private College/University vs.
Minnesota State University
2 years LSC ($10,406) + 2 years MN Private College/University ($82,054)
TRANSFER PATHWAY: 2 years LSC ($10,406) + 2 years at Minnesota State University ($16,768)
Transfer to University of Minnesota vs.
Minnesota State University
2 years LSC ($10,406) + 2 years University of Minnesota ($26,000)
TRANSFER PATHWAY: 2 years LSC ($10,406) + 2 years Minnesota State University ($16,768)
Interested in transferring from LSC to another school?
Transfer agreements with four-year colleges and universities are documented on mntransfer.org. Additional transfer agreement information is found on the Minnesota State website including transfer agreements for:
- Health Sciences
Other transfer agreements:
- LSC Fire Technology associate of applied science (AAS) to Bemidji State Applied Management bachelor of applied science (BAS)
- LSC-SMSU Transfer Plan–Get guaranteed admission to the Southwest Minnesota State University. Complete your associate of arts degree at Lake Superior College and meet SMSU’s bachelor’s degree program prerequisites.
- LSC-UWS Transfer Agreements–Get guaranteed admission to the University of Wisconsin-Superior. Complete your associate of arts degree at Lake Superior College and meet UW-Superior’s bachelor’s degree program prerequisites.
- Radiologic Technician associate of applied science (AAS) to bachelor of arts (BA) articulation agreement with U of M – Crookston (PDF)
Meet with an LSC Advisor
Meet with an LSC Academic Advisor early to make sure you’re on track to meet transfer agreement requirements.