• Application and Admission Requirements

    Online Bachelor's Degree Completion Program

    At Hamline, we value transfer students and have designed an online program just for students looking to finish their bachelor’s degree. Whether you are transferring from a community college to earn your degree or returning to college after years away, Hamline’s program is specially tailored to meet your needs.

    Admission Requirements

    To be considered for admission to Hamline's undergraduate online degree completion program, you must demonstrate:

    • You have a GPA of 2.0 or higher
    • Two or more years of full-time equivalent professional work experience
    • You have earned at least 40 transferable semester credits, which must include:
      • a college-level composition course
      • a college-level natural science course with lab
    • Students applying for the Bachelor of Arts in Psychology must demonstrate a transferable course in:
      • general psychology 
    • Students applying for the Bachelor of Arts in Business won't have additional program prerequisites.  

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    Are you unsure of whether you meet the admission requirements listed above? We’re here to help! Send us your information and your unofficial transcripts, and we’ll evaluate your transcript for you.

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    Application Requirements

    To apply, please submit the following:

    • An online application (no fee), which includes:
      • a résumé, link to your LinkedIn page, or a link to your website detailing your work experience
      • a short statement about why you are interested in Hamline 
    • Official transcripts from each college you have attended

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    Application materials should be sent to:

    Office of Undergraduate Admission
    Hamline University
    1536 Hewitt Havenue, MS-C1930
    Saint Paul, MN 55104-1284

    Priority Application Deadlines

    Applications are processed on a rolling basis. Applications submitted after deadlines will be considered if space and time permits.

    • December 27, 2018, to begin on January 7, 2019
    • April 8, 2019, to begin in May

    Will My Credits Transfer?

    We are here to help you determine whether you are eligible for admission and the path that’s right for you. Our Transfer Evaluation System (TES) tool lets you see exactly how your credits will transfer to Hamline University from schools across the country, or contact us and we will do a review for you.

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