• Business Transfer Pathway

    In M State’s Business Transfer Pathway you’ll earn the credits to transfer directly into a business bachelor’s program with junior-year status at any of the seven Minnesota State universities.

Business Transfer Pathway

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Business Transfer Pathway

M State's Business Transfer Pathway is designed for students interested in pursuing a four-year degree in a business-related field.

Emphasis is on contemporary business practices through coursework in management, marketing, economics, accounting, technology and communications.

The 60-credit Associate of Science degree is offered online and on our Fergus Falls and Moorhead campuses.

Credits for courses earned in the Business Transfer Pathway are guaranteed to transfer directly into specific business degrees at the seven Minnesota State universities, allowing students to enter these universities with junior-year status.

This pathway will transfer into Business Administration BS, Management BS, Entrepreneurship & Innovation BS, Human Resource Management BS, Finance BS, Marketing BS, Supply, Chain & Operations Management BS, International Business BS at:

  • Bemidji State University
  • Metropolitan State University
  • Minnesota State University, Mankato
  • Minnesota State University Moorhead
  • Southwest Minnesota State University
  • St. Cloud State University
  • Winona State University


Here's what you'll learn

  • Function effectively in a diverse global business community
  • Use critical thinking skills to analyze and solve business problems
  • Demonstrate effective interpersonal skills and professional attitudes
  • Demonstrate effective business communication skills


Why choose M State

  • Exceptional educational value
  • Small class sizes
  • Personalized, hands-on instruction
  • Flexibility offered through online courses
  • Faculty committed to student success


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Business Transfer Pathway Associate of Science (AS)
Locations: Online, Fergus Falls, Moorhead

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Required courses

Business courses required for the Business Transfer Pathway include:

  • Managerial Accounting
  • Financial Accounting I and II
  • Legal Environment of Business
  • Principles of Management
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Introduction to Public Speaking
  • Macroeconomics
  1. Microeconomics
  • College Writing
  • College Algebra
  • Introduction to Statistics
  • Business Computers


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Last modified: September 21st, 2018 at 02:53pm