Advising Guides

Advising Guides are designed to help plan core course work at the 2 year institution prior to transferring. The lists include core transfer classes directly related to the major at Oswego, it is important to note that we will accept upto 60 total credits from a 2 year institution including Gen Ed and other courses major courses. Please work with your advisor at the 2 year institution for more guidance. These guides are organized using the top 12 transferring majors at SUNY Oswego. We are continuing to add more guides from additional institutions.

Adirondack Community College

Cobleskill Community College

Columbia-Greene Community College

Finger Lakes Community College

Jamestown Community College

Monroe Community College

Nassau Community College

Onondaga Community College 

Rockland Community College

Suffolk Community College


The basics of Transferring to Oswego:

  • We accept up to 60 credits from a two year institution and 90 credits from a four year institution.
  • If a student has completed the SUNY General Education or the equivalent of SUNY GER then they are exempt from Oswego’s specific general education requirements. To learn more about SUNY’s General Education requirements please click here. 

A few things to help you plan a Transfer to Oswego: