Liberal Studies Transfer

You are looking for a completely customized path to success tailored to your goals and interests. An advanced degree, bachelor and beyond, is part of your future plans.

Liberal Studies Defined

Mid’s Liberal Studies Transfer Pathway prepares you to pursue advanced degrees outside of science, technology, engineering, and math. This pathway offers numerous elective credits and aligns with the Michigan Transfer Agreement (MTA). You will develop well-rounded skills in research practices, considering diverse perspectives, ethical reasoning, and effective communication. We are experts at customizing this pathway to align with your chosen bachelor degree program.

NEW! Zero Textbook Cost Pathway

Mid's new Liberal Studies Transfer Z-Degree Pathway means you can achieve your goal of an associate degree by completing courses with zero conventional textbook costs by using alternative instructional materials and methodologies, including open educational resources (OER).

Why Mid?

Transfer Pathway

Mid’s transfer programs and pathways prepare you to transfer into and succeed in the pursuit of advanced degrees, while saving you an average of $15,500 on your bachelor degree.*

Mid specializes in general education and introductory-level courses that transfer because these courses prepare you for success. Our experienced instructors care about your goals, and develop these courses to promote broad knowledge and deep understanding.

What degree do I earn?

Associate in Arts - Liberal Studies Transfer


Liberal Studies Transfer

Liberal Studies Transfer (OER) - Zero Textbook Cost

Who should pursue Liberal Studies Transfer?

Liberal Studies Transfer graduates go on to pursue a number of bachelor degrees:

  • Anthropology
  • Economics
  • English
  • Foreign Languages
  • Humanities
  • Philosophy
  • Religion
  • Theater and More...

Where can I transfer?

Mid Michigan College has many transfer agreements with four-year colleges and universities that can lead to a wide variety of degrees and careers.

Our 2+2 and 3+1 transfer agreements streamline your path to a bachelor degree, and our team can help you select the courses that best fit your goals—saving you time and money. No matter where your path leads, Mid can be a part of your journey.

Use our transfer tool to investigate transfer agreements that are currently available. If you don't see your destination school listed, no worries! We'll work directly with school representatives to discover what Mid courses and degrees will work for you.

Michigan Transfer Network

The Michigan Transfer Network allows you to view transfer course equivalencies between many Michigan colleges and universities. If you would like to go back to school, transfer to another college or university in Michigan, or simply see how courses at Mid would transfer to another school, this site is for you!

Michigan Transfer Network

Research Careers

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*Source: IPEDS Fall 2018, Institutional Characteristics. Savings compare the median 2018-2019 tuition and required fees for an academic year at public Michigan universities with Mid Michigan College, calculated for full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking undergraduates. The tuition and required fees shown here are the lowest reported from the categories of in-district, in-state, and out-of-state. Visit each college or university website for current tuition information.

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