Transfer Students

The Application Process

  1. Apply for admission to Towson University
  2. Attend the Orientation Meeting to the Elementary Education Program.
  3. Submit the application either in person at the meeting or to the Elementary Education office.

The Acceptance Process

  • All requirements for the A.A.T. degree must be completed before students begin classes on the Towson campus. Otherwise, the students are not transferring as A.A.T. students and their transcripts will be evaluated course by course.
  • Final transcripts must be included in the Tk20 application for acceptance to Level 1.
  • No grades below a 2.0 (which is a grade of C) will be accepted in the AAT degree.

After Admission

  • Check all bulletin boards outside Psychology 103/105 at least every two weeks. The ELED Department posts all information important for Elementary Education pre-majors and majors on these bulletin boards. It is your responsibility to read and follow the information posted.
  • Meet with your assigned advisor each semester to have the Intentional Advising hold lifted from your registration screen. You CANNOT register for classes until you see your assigned advisor each semester.
  • Read the online Towson University catalog section that pertains to the College of Education and the Elementary Education Department. It is your responsibility to know and follow the information contained in the catalog.
  • In the semester in which you will complete all the General Education and prerequisite courses, plan to attend an orientation session for Level I students. for upcoming dates.
  • Register with Accessibility & Disability Services in Administration Building 2nd floor if you require any accommodations for teaching/learning on the Towson campus or in schools off campus. No accommodations can be made by instructors unless students are registered with Accessibility & Disability Services at Towson University.
  • Use only your Towson email account for contacting people at Towson. Read your Towson emails regularly for important information sent by the department or instructors.