Transferring Into NSCC

Once you have applied to NSCC and sent in your official college/university transcript, please fill out our online Transfer Credit Request Form via MyNorthshore and search “Transfer credit.” For more information about the transfer credit process, please visit our Registrar’s webpage.

Transferring From NSCC

Have you sent your NSCC transcript to the college/university you plan on attending? If not, here's some help to get you started!
If you experience technical difficulty or have questions please contact

Comparing Costs/Pathways to Bachelor’s Degrees

Each year, hundreds of students transfer from NSCC to four-year colleges and universities all over the country to pursue their academic goal of a bachelor’s degree. By starting at NSCC, you can achieve your dream while also dramatically reducing the long-term financial burden of college. CLICK HERE TO COMPARE COSTS

MassTransfer Associate to Bachelor’s Degrees
Graduate from NSCC with at least a B average and you’ll have guaranteed admission to a state university or UMass to complete your junior and senior years—with no application fees or essays. Click the link above to learn more about our MassTransfer program.

MA Commonwealth Commitment Program
Complete your associate degree at NSCC within two years, transfer to UMass or another Massachusetts state university as a full-time student and save thousands of dollars on your bachelor’s degree.
Click the link above to learn more about Commonwealth Commitment.

Articulation agreements
Click the link above to view our current articulation agreements.
NSCC works with public and private colleges and universities to create articulation agreements, which agree to accept a program in its entirety or a major portion of a program into the Bachelor level of a comparable program.

Contact Us


Phone: 978-762-4076

Erika Diaz

Transfer Counselor
Phone: 978-762-4066

Where some of our students have transferred

Start at NSCC for your first two years, and save over thousands of dollars when you transfer to a public college or university, or even a private college or university! See where our graduates have gone.

Bentley University
Boston College
Boston University
Brandeis University
Bridgewater State University
Brown University
Emerson College
Endicott College
Lesley University
Merrimack College
Mt. Holyoke College
Northeastern University
Pace University
Regis College

Rivier University
Salem State University
St. Joseph’s College
Simmons College
Springfield College
Southern New Hampshire University
Suffolk University
Tufts University
UMass Amherst
UMass Boston
UMass Dartmouth
UMass Lowell
University of New Hampshire
Wellesley College


Fall 2022 Virtual College Visit Opportunities

Anna Maria College (MA)

American International College

Bentley University

Boston College (Woods College of Advancing Studies)                                                                                               

Emerson College 

Fitchburg State University (MA)

Framingham State (MA)

Husson University (ME)

Lasell University (MA)

MA State Universities Transfer Fair (MA)

Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

National University of Natural Medicine (NUMN)

Northeastern University -Virtual Transfer Event- November 17, Thursday (Questions to

Register for 11/17:  11:30 am – 1:00 pm 

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Plymouth State University (NH)

Providence College (RI) 

Rivier University (NH)

Roger Williams University (RI)

Sacred Heart University (CT)

Saint Anselm College (NH)

Salem State University (MA)

Southern New Hampshire University   

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Springfield College (MA)  

Suffolk University (MA)

Tufts University (MA)

UMass Amherst (MA)

UMass Boston (MA)

UMass Dartmouth (MA)

UMass Lowell (MA)

UMass Lowell (Graduate Online & Professional Studies)

UMaine (ME)

Washington State University (Everett, WA)

Washington State University (College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resource Sciences)

Wellesley College 

Worcester State (MA)


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