A student wishing to transfer credits to The Modern College of Design must adhere to the regular admissions process, beginning with the application and interview. A student’s postsecondary schooling and experience will be evaluated and appropriate credit may be granted.
This is a subjective assessment based on a review of course/grade transcripts and the catalog
and/or syllabus from the college course[s] taken. In certain instances and at the discretion of
the Director of Education, a combination of courses may be considered as a transfer credit.
The Modern considers transfer credits from a variety of credit-granting institutions. Design and
academic courses with a grade of “B” or higher, including College Credit Plus and Post-Secondary
Enrollment Option (PSEO) courses, are eligible for transfer consideration. Advanced Placement
(AP) Exam scores of 4 and 5 are also eligible for consideration of credit.
The Modern reserves the right to request a review of student work as a part of the transfer
To apply for transfer credit for design or academic courses, submit a college transcript as well
as a detailed syllabi and/or a detailed catalog listing to the Director of Education for review
and possible acceptance of credits. To have AP Exam scores considered, visit apscore.org to
request that AP scores be reported to The Modern.