Transfer Pathway AA Degree


The History Transfer Pathway AA offers students a powerful option: the opportunity to complete an Associate of Arts degree with course credits that directly transfer to designated History bachelor's degree programs at Minnesota State universities. *The curriculum has been specifically designed so that students completing this pathway degree and transferring to one of the seven Minnesota State universities enter the university with junior-year status. All courses in the Transfer Pathway associate degree will directly transfer and apply to the designated bachelor's degree programs in a related field.

*Universities within the Minnesota State system include Bemidji State University; Metropolitan State University; Minnesota State University, Mankato; Minnesota State University Moorhead; Southwest Minnesota State University; St. Cloud State University; and Winona State University.


  • Demonstrate a broad understanding of history in core areas of U.S. and world history
  • Apply historical thinking to problems of the past and today
  • Analyze historical sources, distinguishing primary from secondary sources
  • Communicate effectively using historical evidence and methods
  • Analyze and understand the diversity of peoples within their distinctive historical contexts


With this transfer pathway, you will be able to transfer to the following programs:

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