Required Coursework

Transfer Application Requirements

Cornell uses the Common Application, Academic Report, Registrar Report, and Mid-Term Report or the Universal College Application, Transfer Supplement, Professor Evaluation, College Report, and Cornell Mid-Term Report. Please review the application instructions provided by the Undergraduate Admissions Office to determine which forms are right for you.

In addition to the application materials, transfer students must also submit:

  • All students: Official transcripts from your high school and all colleges attended
  • International students: Official TOEFL or IELTS score

To prepare for studying within the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences each academic major has key foundation courses that competitive transfer candidates need to complete or have in progress at the time of their application.

Successful completion of the required coursework is not a guarantee of admission.

Select your desired major from this list below to view the required coursework that you must complete.

Agricultural Sciences Environment & Sustainability
Atmospheric Science Environmental Engineering
Animal Science Food Science
Applied Economics & Management Global and Public Health Science does not accept transfer students
Biological Engineering Information Science
Biological Sciences International Agriculture & Rural Development
Biology and Society Landscape Architecture
Biometry and Statistics Nutritional Sciences
Communication Plant Sciences
Development Sociology Viticulture and Enology
Earth & Atmospheric Sciences