What is Missouri Reverse Transfer?
The process of allowing college students or former college students who have completed credits for an associate degree to receive that degree even if they have transferred to a different college or University or stopped out of higher education altogether.
For more information see the Missouri Department of Higher Education's Missouri Reverse Transfer page.
What are the benefits?
- Earn your associate's degree while pursuing your bachelor’s degree
- Possible career advancement with earned associate degrees
- Qualify for more jobs
- A degree can help you earn more money
- Possibly meet general education requirements at your four-year transfer institution
Are you eligible?
You must have earned a minimum of 15 credit hours at a single two-year institution to be eligible for a reverse transfer degree. Students are not eligible for the program if they currently possess an associate's degree or higher.
Missouri State University-West Plains - Reverse Transfer Coordinator Contact Information:
Registration and Records
Four-Year Colleges and Reverse Transfer Coordinator Contacts:
Do you have questions?
Get your answers from your campus Reverse Transfer coordinator.
What do you need to do to participate in Reverse Transfer?
Missouri Reverse Transfer is set up so that you as the student do not have to do a lot of work. We want this to be seamless and easy. You will need to give the four-year permission to share your transcripts with your two-year college so please fill out the form and turn it into a Reverse Transfer Coordinator
Reverse Transfer at Missouri State-West Plains
While the Missouri Reverse Transfer system is not yet in place Missouri State-West Plains has initiated steps toward implementing reverse transfer by entering into agreements with public institutions of higher education in Missouri.