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School of Education

Extended Deadlines

All of the graduate degree programs under the School of Education (EXCEPT MSEd in School Counseling; MSEd in Mental Health Counseling; MA in Dance Education; and EdD in Instructional Leadership) have extended their deadline until Wednesday, June 1

School of Arts and Sciences

Extended Deadlines

The following gradaute degree programs have extended their deadline until Sunday, May 1 : MS in Accounting ; MA in Biochemistry ; MA in Biological Sciences ; Adv Cert. in Cytotechnology ; MA in French ; MA in Geography ; Certificate in Geographic Information Science ; MFA in Integrated Media Arts ; MA in Italian ; MA in Pure Mathematics ; MA in Statistics and Applied Mathematics ; MA in Psychology ; MA in Animal Behavior & Conservation ; Adv. Cert. Animal Behavior & Conservation ; MA in Spanish and MA in Theatre

 
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Transfer Of Credit

Students who are accepted into a graduate program and register for courses may request transfer credit for relevant graduate courses at regionally accredited institutions, including courses taken at Hunter College while enrolled in another degree program, whether or not a master's degree was awarded.

Transfer of credit is subject to the approval of the department or graduate advisor and to the regulations of the Hunter program in which the student is enrolled. The following additional limitations apply:

  • The course(s) for which transfer of credit is requested must have been completed within five years prior to the awarding of the Hunter graduate degree. (A four-year restriction applies to the School of Arts and Sciences.)
  • Credits for courses in which the student earned a grade below B, or took a non-letter grade such as a pass/fail are not transferable.
  • A maximum of 12 credits may be transferred.
  • Courses used to satisfy entrance requirements, as well as courses used as part of a previously completed bachelor's program, may not be transferred.
  • Grades in courses transferred from other institutions, or from a prior master's degree program taken at Hunter College, will not be calculated into the student's grade point average (GPA), nor will these grades be posted on the current Hunter College record.

Please Note: Undergraduate students who have taken graduate courses while completing their undergraduate degree at Hunter College may apply to transfer the courses towards their graduate degree at Hunter College if the courses were not used to satisfy bachelor's degree requirements and the difference between the undergraduate and graduate tuition rates is paid. The grades in these courses will be calculated in the student's graduate grade point average (GPA) and the grades will be posted on the current Hunter College record.

How to Apply for Transfer of Credit:

  • Download and complete the Graduate Transfer of Credit Approval Form (see link at the bottom of this page)
  • Submit the completed form along with an official copy of your college or university transcript (a syllabus of the courses may be required by your program) to your graduate advisor for approval.
  • Forward the approved form and an official copy of your college or university transcript to:
Hunter College
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School of Nursing

Extended Deadlines:

The following graduate degree programs have extended their Fall 2016 deadline until Sunday, May 16 : Adult/Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist-MS, Community/Public Health Nursing-MS,Gerontological/Adult Nurse Practitioner-MS, Adult/Gerontological Nurse Practitioner-DNP, Community/Public Health Nursing-DNP, Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner-DNP, Family Nurse Practitioner-DNP (only applicants with completed MS)