North Central College - Naperville, IL

Common Data Set D: Transfer Admission 2011-12

Fall Applicants

D1.

Does your institution enroll transfer students? Yes
If yes, may transfer students earn advanced standing credit by transferring credits earned from course work completed at other colleges/universities? Yes

D2. Provide the number of students who applied, were admitted, and enrolled as degree-seeking transfer students in fall 2011.

  Applicants Admitted
Applicants
Enrolled
Applicants
Men 361 202 119
Women 569 331 143
Total 930 533 262

Application for Admission

D3. Indicate terms for which transfers may enroll: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer

D4. Must a transfer applicant have a minimum number of credits completed or else must apply as an entering freshman? Yes
If yes, what is the minimum number of credits and the unit of measure? 27 semester hours

D5. Indicate all items required of transfer students to apply for admission

  Required of All Recommended of All Recommended of Some Required of Some Not required
High school transcript x        
College transcript(s) x        
Essay or personal statement     x    
Interview     x    
Standardized test scores       x  
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s)     x    

D6. If a minimum high school grade point average is required of transfer applicants, specify (on a 4.0 scale): 2.50

D7. If a minimum college grade point average is required of transfer applicants, specify (on a 4.0 scale): 2.50

D8. List any other application requirements specific to transfer applicants:
Students can be considered for admission with a college grade point average of 2.25. Students with fewer than 27 semester hours of transferable credit must meet freshman admission requirements.

D9. List application priority, closing, notification, and candidate reply dates for transfer students.
If applications are reviewed on a continuous or rolling basis, place a check mark in the “Rolling admission” column.

  Priority Date Closing Date Notification Date Reply Date Rolling Admission
Fall         x
Winter         x
Spring         x
Summer         x

D10. Does an open admission policy, if reported, apply to transfer students?

D11. Describe additional requirements for transfer admission, if applicable

Transfer Credit Policies

D12. Report the lowest grade earned for any course that may be transferred for credit: D

D13. Maximum number of credits or courses that may be transferred from a two-year institution:
Number 60 Unit type Semester hours

D14. Maximum number of credits or courses that may be transferred from a four-year institution: No limit 

D15. Minimum number of credits that transfers must complete at your institution to earn an associate degree: N/A

D16. Minimum number of credits that transfers must complete at your institution to earn a bachelor’s degree: 30 semester hours

D17. Describe other transfer credit policies:
At least 9 semester hours must be earned in the major field of study at North Central College. At least 6 semester hours must be earned in each minor field of study.