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Lecture halls and textbooks just not cutting it for your professional goals? Maybe you’re a builder, an inventor, a tinkerer. Or a troubleshooter who enjoys rolling up your sleeves to find solutions. That’s exactly why so many students transfer to Wentworth. Driven by curiosity and fueled by passion, we combine top-notch academics with real-world experience — so you can start accelerating your career even before you graduate. We are a school designed for people like you.

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Make It Here

You are always imagining, building, inventing—even just in your head. You are a “What If” kind of person who believes the world could work better.

What we look for in transfer applicants:

  • Academic achievement – We look at high school and college transcripts; a typical admitted transfer student at Wentworth has an average GPA of 3.0 or better.
  • Personal qualities – We look for those who are motivated to succeed. We get the full picture from your personal statement or essay, interests and activities.
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Make it Happen

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Transfer Tuesdays

Make a 30-minute appointment to virtually meet with representatives from Wentworth's Admissions and Registrar’s Offices to have all your questions answered about the application and enrollment process.

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Transfer Information Sessions

Attend a transfer information session to learn more about the transfer process and what it means to join the Wentworth community. Sessions will be held on Zoom.

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Transfer Credit Guide

Use the handy evaluation tool from CollegeSource to find out how your credits may transfer to Wentworth from another institution.

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Transfer Agreement with Mass Bay

We have a Transfer Agreements in place to streamline transfer credits between Wentworth and Massachusetts Bay Community College. Benefits of transfer agreement commonly include transfer of all college-level course work and/or guaranteed admission.

Transfer Application Requirements

Because so many students decide to transfer to Wentworth, we’ve streamlined the process to make it as easy as possible. We’ll evaluate your application based on academic achievement and personal qualities. Here’s how it works.

  • Application

    ✓ The Online Application

    Application Deadlines:
    Spring 2024 entrance - November 1, 2023
    Fall 2024 entrance - July 1, 2024

    Enrollment Deadlines:
    Spring 2024 entrance - December 15, 2023
    Fall 2024 entrance - August 1, 2024

    Click Here to Start Your Application

  • Official Transcripts

    ✓ Your High School Transcript

    Your final official high school transcript and official college transcripts. Please note that transcripts are considered official only if sent directly from your high school and/or previous college. 

    Note: If you are a first-semester college student, you will need to submit a Midterm Grade Report.

  • Recommendation Letters (Optional)

    ☐ Letters of Recommendation

    Letters of recommendation at Wentworth are optional.  If applicants would like to submit a letter of recommendation, we will accept letters from a professor or other professionals familiar with their academic abilities. 

  • Transfer Report

    ✓ Transfer College Report

    The Transfer College Report is a student conduct records form that prior institution(s) will send to Undergraduate Admissions. This document must be completed by a college official who is responsible for maintaining student disciplinary records and will indicate whether or not there have been any disciplinary infractions at your college or university. 

  • Personal Statement

    ☐ Personal Statement

    You may submit your essay with your application, or send it separately by mail or email. The required length is 250-500 words. Please make sure your name is included on your essay. 

  • Extracurricular Activites

    ✓ Extracurriculars

    Be sure to include your participation in community service activities, athletic teams, employment and involvement in clubs and organizations.

  • Prerequisites & Portfolios

    ✓ Prerequisites

    Please take a look at our Transfer Credit Guide for more information of how your credits may transfer to Wentworth from another institution. 

    All Students

    • You must complete a mathematics course of study through the Algebra II level, at least one laboratory science course (e.g., Biology, Chemistry, or Physics), and four years of English. 

    Applied Mathematics, Applied Sciences, Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Data Science, or Engineering Students

    • Must have completed a minimum of Pre-Calculus. 

    Architecture, Industrial or Interior Design Students

    • All students seeking to transfer into Architecture, Industrial or Interior Design programs are initially admitted as first year design students.  
    • Students who have earned previous architecture and/or design course credit and wish to receive transfer credit are required to submit a portfolio in order to be evaluated for advanced placement in the curriculum. 
  • DACA Applicants

    Wentworth is committed to providing a just and equitable educational experience for all students in our community.  If you are a member of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, please see here for more information.

    Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals

  • International Transfer Applicants

    Please see our International Applicants page for more information.

Get in Touch

We can't wait to get to know you. Contact our team with any questions you may have about Wentworth.

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