Transfer Credit From Accredited Universities

George Mason University considers transfer credit earned at U.S. colleges and universities accredited by one of the agencies found in the list below.

All coursework must be earned during the period of time that the institution was accredited by the agencies below and all other transfer credit criteria apply.

The following list represents the accrediting organizations George Mason University recognizes:

HLC Higher Learning Commission
MSA Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Higher Education
NEASC-CIHE New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc., Commission on Institutions of Higher Education
NWCCU Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities
SACS Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
WASC-ACCJC Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges
WASC-ACSCU Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities