Contact Information

Counseling, Advising, and
Career Development
Phone: 651-450-3508
Location: College Center

Individual appointments are available for enrolled or returning students. To schedule, call 651-450-3508.

Open Advising hours:

Mon. - Thurs.: 9 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Friday: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Note: Hours and schedule are in effect when classes are in session, September-May. Call 651-450-3508 for counselor availability during the summer.

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Transfer Options

Inver Hills student who transfered to U of M

Transfers to or from Inver Hills

  • Transferring to Inver Hills: Visit Transferology to see what credits you can transfer.

    Visit Transfer Credit Evaluation for information and instructions on transferring credits to Inver Hills, including information for AP, IB, CLEP, DSST, and military credits.
  • Transferring from Inver Hills to other colleges and universities: See transfer options.
  • Find out more about how transfers work and how to plan effectively for transfer.

Inver Hills students are encouraged to complete transfer requirements as part of an Associate in Arts degree program. For many institutions, the Inver Hills A.A. degree will transfer as a package equivalent to the first two years of a bachelor's degree. If you want more information, you can talk with an academic counselor to discuss your plans.  

Transfer options: articulation agreements, MnTC,MnSCU Nursing, UMN-CLA

Our Articulation Agreements with 4-year Colleges

Credit transfer agreements specify programs of study and courses guaranteed to transfer from Inver Hills to joint programs at partnering schools:

Minnesota Transfer Curriculum—Transfers to all MN State Public Colleges and Universities

Inver Hills students can choose the Minnesota Transfer Curriculum, a 40-credit liberal arts education curriculum that transfers to all Minnesota state universities, including the University of Minnesota.

Minnesota Transfer Curriculum—Transfers to Other Colleges and Universities

Augsburg College, Concordia University (St. Paul), The College of St. Scholastica, and the University of Wisconsin-River Falls all accept the Minnesota Transfer Curriculum, a 40-credit liberal arts core curriculum.

MnSCU Statewide Nursing Articulation Agreement
The MnSCU Statewide Nursing Articulation Agreement provides a seamless transition from one level of nursing education to another without the reevaluation of specific courses. The Associate in Science Degree in Nursing transfers to the baccalaureate institution as a whole package of nursing major and supporting courses. See MnSCU Statewide Nursing Articulation Agreement pdf document

University of Minnesota Cooperative Admissions Program (MnCAP)
This is a cooperative arrangement between the University of Minnesota -Twin Cities and MnSCU to facilitate the transfer of students from Minnesota's public two-year campuses to the College of Liberal Arts (CLA) at the University of Minnesota's Twin Cities campus. Under this agreement, students who have missed the application deadline or are denied admission to CLA and choose to attend Inver Hills will be assured admission to the College of Liberal Arts when they meet certain conditions. Visit UMN-MnCAP to learn how to apply.

Minnesota Transfer Website
A connection to resources about transfer options for Minnesota State Colleges and Universities. Visit

Further information on transfers:
Transfer Resources
Degree Audit Report (DARS)
Transfer Credit Policy pdf document
Credit for Prior Learning pdf document
Articulation Agreements (on Minnesota Transfer website)
Transfer Action Plan (on Minnesota Transfer website)
MnSCU Policy 3.39: Transfer Rights and Responsibilities