Bachelor Degree Completion Admission

We welcome students who choose to complete their bachelor's degree after attending a community college or have completed partial credits at another institution. MCLA's  Bachelor Degree Completion is designed to assist adult learners achieve their educational goals while balancing family and work obligations.

Tailored to fit your busy schedule

  • Degree Completion classes are offered in Pittsfield one night a week.
  • Students attend part-time with 2-3 courses per semester.
  • Prior learning credit may be available for work and life experience.
  • Additional college credits may be awarded via the College Level Examination Program (CLEP).
  • MCLA allows a maximum of 75 transfer credits from other institutions (includes CLEP and Prior Learning Credits).

APPLYING FOR Degree Completion ADMISSION

1. Submit an application here: 

MCLA Online Application

2. Send MCLA your Official college transcripts from each institution attended.

Have official transcripts sent to: admissions@mcla.edu

OR

MCLA Office of Admission
Attn: Erinn Kennedy
375 Church Street
North Adams, MA 01247

3. Get an Admission Decision!

Additional documentation may be requested by your admission counselor. Admission for bachelors degree completion students operates on a rolling admission basis for the fall and spring semester. We encourage you to apply early to receive details on transfer credits and financial aid options.


 

Not what you are looking for? 

Click below for traditional transfer pathways


Transfer Admission


 
For questions  or more information on Degree Completion at MCLA go to the Degree Completion page or contact our Associate Director of Advising and Outreach, Erinn Kennedy.

Erinn Kennedy
Associate Director of Advising and Outreach
Division of Graduate & Continuing Education
Erinn.Kennedy@mcla.edu  
(413)662-5422