MiTransfer Pathway: Art


The MiTransfer Pathway Arts Associate of Arts program is intended to set students up to transfer for a bachelor’s degree to a participating college or university through the MiTransfer Pathways Project agreement.


Students interested in pursuing this program are strongly encouraged to meet with an MCC counselor in addition to a counselor from the college or university they intend to transfer to determine their plan. 


MCC's program informationView a program description and requirements for MCC's MiTransfer Pathway Arts Associate of Arts program.


full Agreement (Aug. 2020)View the full agreement online through the link above or download a PDF.


Participating Michigan Association of State Universities


Central Michigan

  • ART: Studio Art (BAA or BFA), Animation (BFA), or Graphic Design (BFA)

Eastern Michigan

  • Art, Bachelor of Fine Arts or Art, Bachelor of Arts

Ferris State University

  • B.S. Art History

Michigan State University

  • Graphic Design Bachelor of Fine Arts
  • Studio Art Bachelor of Arts
  • Studio Art Bachelor of Fine Arts

Northern Michigan University

  • B.S. or B.A./Art and Design (B.A. dependent on intermediate level language completion)
  • B.F.A./Art and Design

Oakland University

  • Studio Art, B.A. (not specialization specific)

Saginaw Valley State University

  • BA in ART
  • BA in Graphic Design

University of Michigan-Flint

  • BFA

Wayne State University

  • BA, BFA and BFA/D (design specific BFA)


Participating Independent Colleges and Universities


Andrews University

  • Art BA

College For Creative Studies

  • BFA in the following majors: Advertising (Advertising Design and Copywriting), or Communication Design
  • BFA in the following majors: Photography and Entertainment Arts: Digital Film, Animation, or Game Design
  • BFA in the following majors: Art Practice, Illustration, or Craft and Material Studies (Ceramics, Fiber and Textiles, Glass, Jewelry and Metalsmithing, & Furniture)

Finlandia University

  • Bachelor of Fine Arts

Lawrence Technology University

  • BFA Graphic Design

Spring Arbor University

  • Bachelor of Arts/Art & Design
Tore Skogseth, Student Success Counselor
Brandy Bunting, Counselor
Lisa Gardner, Advisor