A total of 12 credit hours can be shared or transferred to a student's program of study. The three potential sources of credit hours are one or a combination of the following:
- those earned as a student in a graduate program at another university, whether or not used to satisfy the requirements of a previously earned degree (transferred)
- those earned in another graduate program at MSU, whether or not used to satisfy the requirements of a previously earned degree (shared)
- those earned as an unclassified student at MSU (transferred to a degree program)
See the Graduate Catalog for more information.