Admissions & Financial Aid

Mass Transfer

Mass Transfer streamlines the transfer process and maximizes transfer credit within the Massachusetts public higher education system.

The benefits of Mass Transfer include:

  • a portable general education block
  • transfer of linked associate degree credits
  • a tuition discount

Please visit the Mass Transfer website for eligibility requirements.

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Gina McCarthy ’76 is a pioneer in climate change, global warming and clean air who caught the attention of President Barack Obama. He appointed her to serve in his administration.

Gina McCarthy

BA, Anthropology, 1976

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