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Transfer From 4Cs

Save money and guarantee your acceptance through "MassTransfer"

When you earn your Associate Degree or Certificate at Cape Cod Community College, you're able to transfer it to any Massachusetts public college or university with huge cost savings, guaranteed admission, guaranteed credit transfer, and free tuition if you graduate from 4Cs with at least a 3.0 GPA.

Want to take just a few courses at 4Cs, transfer them, and save a ton of money? You can do that too! Your courses can transfer seamlessly if you meet individual grade requirements that are set by the 4-year you're moving to.

Benefits of MassTransfer

Through MassTransfer, you receive huge benefits and guarantees, including:

  • Save $5000 to $15,000 in tuition
  • Guaranteed admission (with at least a 2.5 GPA)
  • Guaranteed transfer of at least 60 credits
  • FREE tuition waiver/credit (with at least a 3.0 GPA)

Meet with your 4Cs Advisor to:

  1. Choose one of the many  at 4Cs.
  2. Choose a Massachusetts public college or university that pairs with your program choice.
  3. Follow your degree and program requirements.

Check our comprehensive guide on how to complete the MassTransfer application.

The Commonwealth Commitment

Commonwealth Commitment is a transfer option, offered through MassTransfer, that allows students to explore another option to earn credits and save money.

Eligible students need to sign up for the Commonwealth Commitment before you've earned more than 15-credits, and a GPA of at least 3.0 and full-time enrollment are required (not available for all majors). The Commitment ensures:

  • Freeze on tuition and mandatory fees with program enrollment
  • 10% rebate at the end of each semester
  • MassTransfer tuition/waiver credit
  • Guaranteed admission
  • Guaranteed transfer of credits
  • Save money with no application fees
  • No application essay

General Education Foundation

Eligible students can complete all 34 General Education credits at 4Cs to satisfy their 4-year institution's Gen Ed requirements. The transfer institution is then able to add no more than six (6) additional Gen Ed credits (2 courses), if admitted.

To be eligible, you must have a GPA of at least 2.0 to receive guaranteed transfer of credits and all of your grades must be higher than D-.

Non-MassTransfer Walk Through

If you're planning on transferring from 4Cs to a college or university that is not a pubic institution in Massachusetts, we can help you get there!

Check out our comprehensive step-by-step walk through on how to move through this process and ensure that you're 4Cs credits go along with you.

Contact the Advising Center

The Advising Center at 4Cs
Location Grossman Commons, Second Floor, C-204
Hours Remote via Zoom:
Monday through Friday: 10:00am–Noon or 2:00–4:00pm
Wednesday Evening Hours: 5:00–7:00pm

In-For In-Person meetings, schedule an appointment.
Phone 774.330.4318
Fax 508.375.4103