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Missouri Reverse Transfer (MRT)

What is Missouri Reverse Transfer?

The process of allowing college students or former college students who have completed credits for an associate's degree to receive that degree even if they have transferred to a different college or university, or stopped out of higher education altogether.

Missouri has moved forward with a statewide policy to help more Missourians earn degrees.

Please watch the following video for information about the Missouri Reverse Transfer program.

For more detailed information on Missouri Reverse Transfer take a look at the Missouri Department of Higher Education website.

What are the benefits?

  • Earn your associates 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 4 year transfer institution.

Are you eligible?

You must have earned a minimum of 15 transferable 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.

List of colleges and reverse transfer contacts

Do you have questions?

Please review this FAQ sheet. 

What do you need to do to participate in Reverse Transfer?

1. Opt in to the program at your 4 year Missouri institution.

2. Continue taking college classes at your 4 year school.

Missouri Reverse Transfer is set up so that you, as the student, do not have to do a lot of extra work.  This is a seamless, easy process so please contact your school’s reverse transfer coordinator for assistance.

MCC-Kansas City
Lauren Cornell
Student Records Manager
Contact MCC's Reverse Transfer Coordinator

Last Modified: 11/1/19