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Transfer Agreements

Start at FAES, finish at some of the region's top institutions.

FAES has partnered with area universities to offer FAES Academic Programs students unique academic opportunities and pathways of study toward degree completion.

Hood College

FAES  students who have completed certain courses at FAES in bioinformatics, public health, statistics, and technology transfer may waive up to two-nine credits, if accepted, into the following Hood academic programs: Bioinformatics Master’s in Science degree or Certificate program; Master’s in Biomedical Science; and, Master’s of Business Administration.

Maryland University of Integrative Health (MUIH)

FAES students who have completed certain courses at FAES in chemistry, pharmacology, public health, and toxicology may waive credits if accepted into MUIH’s graduate programs in integrative health (http://www.muih.edu/admissions/transfer-information).

University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC)

FAES students who have completed certain courses in bioinformatics and data science may waive up to fifteen credits if accepted into UMBC’s Master of Professional Studies (MPS) in Data Science and Biotechnology. Conversely, qualified UMBC data science and biotechnology students may take up to nine credits from certain FAES bioinformatics and data science courses, to be transferred as pathway courses into UMBC’s MPS in Data Science. An additional six credits may be transferred in to fulfill core program requirements within the UMBC MPS.

University of Maryland Global Campus (UMGC - formerly UMUC)

FAES students who have completed certain courses at FAES in bioinformatics and technology transfer may waive up to six-nine credits if accepted into the following UMGC graduate programs: Master’s in Biotechnology with a specialization in Bioinformatics; Master’s in Biotechnology with a specialization in Regulatory Affairs; Master’s in Data Analytics; and, Certificate in Bioinformatics.

To learn more about credit transfer opportunities at area universities, please email registrar@faes.org.

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