Program Requirements for Transfer Students

School or College Types of Transfer Admission Offered Additional Requirements for Transfer Applicants

Please note: BU does not require transfer students to submit SAT or ACT results for any program of application.

September Admission January Admission
College of Arts & Sciences
College of Arts & Sciences / College of Fine Arts Double Degree No No
College of Arts & Sciences / School of Education Double Degree No No
College of Communication
College of Engineering
College of Fine Arts: School of Music See the requirements page for exceptions and additional information.
College of Fine Arts: School of Theatre No See the requirements page for exceptions and additional requirements.
College of Fine Arts: School of Visual Arts See the requirements page for exceptions and additional requirements.
College of General Studies September transfer applicants must have completed two full semesters of coursework. January transfer applicants must have completed one full semester of coursework.
College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College Dietetics and Physical Therapy programs are not open to transfer students.
Questrom School of Business No
School of Education
School of Hospitality Administration
Seven-Year Accelerated Dental Degree Program No No
Seven-Year Accelerated Medical Degree Program No No