SciTech FAQs - Transferring Credits

How do I know which classes transfer from another college?
Your first stop is Jim Walker in Registrar’s office who is in charge of all transfers and he decides equivalencies. Contact information for Jim Walker:
248 Hardway Building
367-4234
jwalker@fairmontstate.edu

What do I do if my class is not on the transfer list with the registrar and I need to get approval of transfer credit from a faculty member?
You will need to see the chair of the department. Bring with you the course description. If you have the syllabus from the class, tests or other work that shows what was taught bring it as well.

How do I get help with transferring to another college?
Your first stop is Jim Walker in Registrar’s office who is in charge of all transfers. Contact information for Jim Walker:
248 Hardway Building
367-4234
jwalker@fairmontstate.edu

Why does my College Algebra with Applications from Marshall University and West Virginia University not count for transfer credits for College Algebra here at Fairmont State?
College Algebra with Applications is not the same course as College Algebra.

How do I find course descriptions?
Course descriptions are in the Course Catalog.

How do I get information about applying for graduation?
Graduation Information

How do I know what courses to take for my major, or a different major?
See the Model Schedules.