The Economics Transfer Pathway AA offers students a powerful option: the opportunity to complete an Associate of Arts degree with course credits that directly transfer to designated Economics bachelor’s degree programs at Minnesota State universities. The curriculum has been specifically designed so that students completing this pathway degree and transferring to one of the seven Minnesota State universities* enter the university with junior-year status. All courses in the Transfer Pathway associate degree will directly transfer and apply to the designated bachelor’s degree programs in a related field.
*Universities within the Minnesota State system include Bemidji State University; Metropolitan State University; Minnesota State University, Mankato; Minnesota State University, Moorhead; Southwest State University; St. Cloud State University; and Winona State University.Request Info
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A student completing Lake Superior College’s Minnesota State Economics Transfer Pathway and transferring into a designated bachelor’s program in Economics at a Minnesota State university will have junior standing and may complete the bachelor’s degree within an additional 60 credits. You will be able to transfer to the following designated majors at Minnesota State universities:
- Bemidji State University: Economics, BS
- Metropolitan State University: Economics (General & Business Tracks), BS
- Minnesota State University, Mankato: Economics, BS
- Minnesota State University, Moorhead: Economics, BS
- Southwest Minnesota State University: N/A
- Cloud State University: Business Economics, BA, Economics, BA
- Winona State University: Economics, BA
In order to graduate and be guaranteed admission to a Minnesota State University’s designated program you must earn an overall grade point average as indicated by the university to which you will transfer.