Associate Degree for Transfer Pathway

Below are the 27 unique SMC majors, plus additional unique concentrations, with ADT pathways.

Saint Mary’s College has joined with California independent institutions of higher education in support and acceptance of the Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT) transfer pathway for students at California’s community colleges. The pathway is designed for college students graduating with an Associate in Arts for Transfer (AA-T) or an Associate in Science for Transfer (AS-T) from a California community college and wishing to transfer to a four-year independent, a nonprofit institution such as Saint Mary’s College of California.

  • Guaranteed admission for the ADT students meeting Saint Mary’s College admissions requirements;
  • Guarantees a minimum of 60 semester/90 quarter units will transfer;
  • Guarantees completion of degree requirements in no more than 68-semester units if you remain on track with full-time enrollment toward your academic plan;
  • Guarantees the student starts with junior standing.