Missouri State University/OTC Reverse Transfer Agreement

Missouri Reverse Transfer - Missouri State University and OTC


The process of allowing college students or former college students who have completed credits for an associate's degree to receive that degree even if they have transferred to a different college or university, or stopped out of higher education altogether.  Missouri has moved forward with a statewide policy to help more Missourians earn degree.  For more detailed information on Missouri Reverse Transfer take a look at the Missouri Department of Higher Education website.

In preparation for a statewide implementation in Fall 2014, the Missouri Reverse Transfer program is in the pilot phase with the following institutional partners:

 Four Year Institution  Two Year Institution
 Missouri State University  Ozarks Technical Community College

What are the BENEFITS?

  • Earn your Associates Degree while pursuing your bachelor's degree
  • Possible Career Advancement with earned associate degrees
  • Qualify for More Jobs
  • A degree can help you earn more money 
  • Possibly meet general education requirements at your 4 year transfer institution


You must have earned a minimum of 15 credit hours at OTC to be eligible for a reverse transfer degree. Students are not eligible for the program if they currently possess an associate degree or higher.

How does Missouri State University help you with Reverse Transfer?

Missouri State will work with students to help send transcripts to OTC in order to facilitate the reverse transfer process.

Do you have questions? 

Get your answers from your campus Reverse Transfer Coordinator or through our FAQ's.

What do you need to do to participate in Reverse Transfer?

Missouri Reverse Transfer is set up so that you as the student do not have to do a lot of work.  We want this to be seamless and easy.  Your transcripts will be sent to us from your four-year institution.

Who do you contact to participate?

Missouri State University Reverse Transfer Coordinator Contact Information
Dixie Williams
Reverse Transfer Coordinator
Assistant Director of Admissions - Transfer Coordinator