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Eastern Mennonite University


Location: Harrisonburg, VA
Approximate undergraduate enrollment: 1,200
Student/faculty ratio: 10:1


Transfer articulation agreement

Eastern Mennonite University (EMU) accepts the associate of arts, associate of science and associate of general studies degrees as meeting all Core Curriculum requirements except Christian Identity and Witness, the cross-cultural learning requirement and Senior Seminar. Only Hesston credits with a grade of C or better will be accepted. Some EMU departments have separate admission standards and minimum grade requirements. The Hesston College associate of applied arts and sciences degree is not included in this agreement. Graduates holding this degree will be considered on an individual basis and courses will be assessed on a course-by-course basis.

Check Box  Covers AA degree C Box Minimum course grade Check Box Satisfies lower-level gen ed
Check Box Covers AS degree 2.0 Box Minimum GPA Empty Box  Automatic scholarship
Check Box Covers AGS degree 75 Box Maximum credits transferred

Majors of Hesston College graduates at EMU

EMU Majors

Source: National Student Clearinghouse, 2000-2014

What courses should I take while I’m at Hesston?

Your first priority should be to complete all your Hesston degree requirements. However, some Hesston courses will give you an especially good head start at EMU:

  • RELG 214 Peacemaking and Justice: meets Hesston Responsibility requirement and EMU’s Christian Identity and Witness requirement.
  • HIST 213 Anabaptist History and Thought: meets Hesston Responsibility requirement and EMU’s Christian Identity and Witness requirement.

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