Transfer Students & College Degree Holders

Are you ready to thrive in an inspiring environment among talented peers and mentors? We provide transfer and degreed students with the resources and support to make a successful transition to FIDM. Our Admissions Advisors work closely with students to maximize transfer credits and apply them to FIDM courses of study.

FIDM accepts students on a rolling basis as classroom space permits. You may apply at any time up to the beginning of a quarter. We strongly encourage you to apply as early as possible.

FIDM maintains Unilateral Course Equivalencies Guides with many transferring institutions listing which of their course credits will transfer to FIDM. Visit our Transfer to FIDM page to see which credits will transfer from your current college.

For applicants who already have a college degree:

Study for one more year and open doors. If you’ve already completed a degree, we offer 14 one-year A.A. Professional Designation degree programs exclusively for students just like you. Upon completion of the accelerated degree, graduates may enroll in our focused Bachelor’s or Advanced Study degree programs.

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For applicants who have completed some college units:

Our Transfer Services team is available to help determine which of your college credits apply to degree coursework at FIDM.

Here’s what you need to know:

  • We have a quick turnaround on transfer credit evaluations. Applicants should expect an admissions decision within one to two weeks after submitting all application materials.
  • We offer exclusive scholarships for our transfer students.
  • Our Transfer Services team works closely with our students who have previous college credits to ensure that their transfer to FIDM is seamless.
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