Integrated Learning Center at UMass Amherst
Undergraduate Admissions

Bunker Hill Community College

Your Transfer Counselor

Admissions counselor Morgan Donovan-Hall stands in the Marriott Center balcony at the University of Massachusetts

Morgan Donovan-Hall

Director of Transfer Admissions

Our admissions counselors, student tour guides, and academic partners are eager to answer your questions and guide you through the admissions process. Fill out this form to schedule an appointment with your transfer counselor.

Approved MassTransfer Programs

The associate degrees listed below are approved for MassTransfer.

Biology Transfer Option

This associate degree is linked to the following program(s) at UMass Amherst:

Post-introductory biology courses do not apply to biology major requirements.

Since many STEM majors require Calculus or Pre-Calculus as part of the major requirements, completion of at least Pre-Calculus is recommended prior to transferring.

If you want to pursue a nutrition major, you are encouraged to have completed at least two semesters of general chemistry equivalent to Chem 111 and 112, and one semester of biology equivalent to Bio 151, and be prepared to take Organic Chemistry. While not required, the following courses are also helpful to have completed for the nutrition major: Organic Chemistry I and II, Anatomy & Physiology, a microbiology course with a lab, a business class, Introductory Psychology, and Statistics.

If you want to major in kinesiology, you should be prepared to start or finish Applied Calculus I and II before entering UMass. Completion of the following courses prior to transferring is recommended: Calculus I, General Chemistry for Science Majors, Introductory Physics, and two semesters of Anatomy and Physiology with labs.

Biological Sciences Medical Professions Option

This associate degree is linked to the following program(s) at UMass Amherst:

We suggest using your elective courses to prepare for your intended major at UMass Amherst; visit the department website to learn about major requirements or contact your UMass Amherst transfer counselor.

Biomedical Engineering Option

This associate degree is linked to the following program(s) at UMass Amherst:

We suggest using your elective courses to prepare for your intended major at UMass Amherst; visit the department website to learn about major requirements or contact your UMass Amherst transfer counselor.

Completion of CIT 239 is strongly recommended for students interested in the biomedical engineering major at UMass Amherst.

Business Transfer Option

This associate degree is linked to the following program(s) at UMass Amherst:

Chemical Science Concentration

This associate degree is linked to the following program(s) at UMass Amherst:

If you want to pursue a nutrition major, you are encouraged to have completed at least two semesters of general chemistry equivalent to Chem 111 and 112, and one semester of biology equivalent to Bio 151, and be prepared to take Organic Chemistry. While not required, the following courses are also helpful to have completed for the nutrition major: Organic Chemistry I and II, Anatomy & Physiology, a microbiology course with a lab, a business class, Introductory Psychology, and Statistics.

If you want to major in kinesiology, you should be prepared to start or finish Applied Calculus I and II before entering UMass. Completion of the following courses prior to transferring is recommended: Calculus I, General Chemistry for Science Majors, Introductory Physics, and two semesters of Anatomy and Physiology with labs.

Communication Concentration

This associate degree is linked to the following program(s) at UMass Amherst:

BA majors in the College of Humanities & Fine Arts are subject to the college's foreign language requirement. If you intend on pursuing a BA in the College of Humanities & Fine Arts, we suggest incorporating study in one foreign language to get a head start on that requirement while you are at your community college.

Computer Information Systems Concentration

This associate degree is linked to the following program(s) at UMass Amherst:

This program does not prepare students for the computer science major at UMass Amherst. If you are interested in computer science, please see the Computer Science Concentration or Computer Science Transfer Option at Bunker Hill.

BA majors in the College of Humanities & Fine Arts are subject to the college's foreign language requirement. If you intend on pursuing a BA in the College of Humanities & Fine Arts, we suggest incorporating study in one foreign language to get a head start on that requirement while you are at your community college.

Computer Science Concentration

This associate degree is linked to the following program(s) at UMass Amherst:

If you are interested in computer science (BS), you are encouraged to complete Discrete Math and Linear Algebra prior to transferring.

Computer Science Transfer Option

This associate degree is linked to the following program(s) at UMass Amherst:

If you are interested in computer science, you are encouraged to complete discrete math and linear algebra prior to transferring.

Education Concentration

This associate degree is linked to the following program(s) at UMass Amherst:

Education majors complete two academic programs as part of their bachelor's degree — one in education and another in a different major. However, the education program is selective and requires an on-campus application. Therefore, incoming students are not admitted directly into the College of Education. If you are interested in pursuing education, apply to the major that you want to complete alongside your education major. After you transfer, you will be able to apply to the College of Education as an on-campus applicant. We encourage you to go to the College of Education's website for more information.

Some bachelor's degrees will require higher levels of math than included in this program. Visit the website of your intended major at UMass Amherst for information about math courses you may want to take at your community college prior to transferring.

BA majors in the College of Humanities & Fine Arts are subject to the college's foreign language requirement. If you intend on pursuing a BA in the College of Humanities & Fine Arts, we suggest incorporating study in one foreign language to get a head start on that requirement while you are at your community college.

Electrical Engineering Transfer Option

This associate degree is linked to the following program(s) at UMass Amherst:

We recommend using your elective courses to prepare for your intended major at UMass Amherst; visit the department website to learn about major requirements, or contact your UMass Amherst transfer counselor.

Engineering Transfer Option

This associate degree is linked to the following program(s) at UMass Amherst:

We recommend using your elective courses to prepare for your intended major at UMass Amherst; visit the department website to learn about major requirements, or contact your UMass Amherst transfer counselor.

English Concentration

This associate degree is linked to the following program(s) at UMass Amherst:

You can complete the English pathway as part of this program too.

BA majors in the College of Humanities & Fine Arts are subject to the college's foreign language requirement. If you intend on pursuing a BA in the College of Humanities & Fine Arts, we suggest incorporating study in one foreign language to get a head start on that requirement while you are at your community college.

English: Creative Writing Option

This associate degree is linked to the following program(s) at UMass Amherst:

BA majors in the College of Humanities & Fine Arts are subject to the college's foreign language requirement. If you intend on pursuing a BA in the College of Humanities & Fine Arts, we suggest incorporating study in one foreign language to get a head start on that requirement while you are at your community college.

Environmental Science

This associate degree is linked to the following program(s) at UMass Amherst:

We recommend using your elective courses to prepare for your intended major at UMass Amherst; visit the department website to learn about major requirements, or contact your UMass Amherst transfer counselor.

Many STEM majors at UMass Amherst require calculus or pre-calculus as part of the major requirements. Visit the website of your intended major for information about math courses you may want to take at your community college prior to transferring.

Global Languages Concentration

This associate degree is linked to the following program(s) at UMass Amherst:

BA majors in the College of Humanities & Fine Arts are subject to the college's foreign language requirement. If you intend on pursuing a BA in the College of Humanities & Fine Arts, we suggest incorporating study in one foreign language to get a head start on that requirement while you are at your community college.

Fine Arts Concentration

This associate degree is linked to the following program(s) at UMass Amherst:

You can also complete the Visual Arts mapped pathway as part of this program.

BA majors in the College of Humanities & Fine Arts are subject to the college's foreign language requirement. If you intend on pursuing a BA in the College of Humanities & Fine Arts, we suggest incorporating study in one foreign language to get a head start on that requirement while you are at your community college.

History and Government Concentration

This associate degree is linked to the following program(s) at UMass Amherst:

You can complete the History and Political Science pathways as part of this program too.

BA majors in the College of Humanities & Fine Arts are subject to the college's foreign language requirement. If you intend on pursuing a BA in the College of Humanities & Fine Arts, we suggest incorporating study in one foreign language to get a head start on that requirement while you are at your community college.

Liberal Arts

This associate degree is linked to the following program(s) at UMass Amherst:

You can complete the Earth ScienceEnvironmental Science and Liberal Arts mapped pathways as part of this program too.

We recommend using your elective courses to prepare for your intended major at UMass Amherst; go to the department website to learn about major requirements, or contact your transfer counselor.

Visit the website of your intended major at UMass Amherst for information about math courses you may want to take at your community college prior to transferring.

BA majors in the College of Humanities & Fine Arts are subject to the college's foreign language requirement. If you intend on pursuing a BA in the College of Humanities & Fine Arts, we suggest incorporating study in one foreign language to get a head start on that requirement while you are at your community college.

Management Option

This associate degree is linked to the following program(s) at UMass Amherst:

Students interested in pursuing a business major are encouraged to pursue the Business Transfer Option at BHCC or carefully select electives to fulfill the pre-requisite admissions requirements for the Isenberg School of Management. 

We suggest using your elective courses to prepare for your intended major at UMass Amherst; visit the department website to learn about major requirements or contact your UMass Amherst transfer counselor.

BA majors in the College of Humanities & Fine Arts are subject to the College's foreign language requirement. If you intend on pursuing a BA in the College of Humanities and Fine Arts, we suggest incorporating study in one foreign language to get a head start on that requirement while you are at your community college.

Mathematics Concentration

This associate degree is linked to the following program(s) at UMass Amherst:

You can also complete the Mathematics pathway as part of this program.

Meeting and Event Planning Option

This associate degree is linked to the following program(s) at UMass Amherst:

Students interested in the hospitality and tourism management major are encouraged to complete Statistics (MAT 181), Macroeconomics (ECO 201), Microeconomics (202), and Financial Accounting (ACC 101 and ACC 102) prior to transferring. We also recommend choosing either HRT 112: Food and Beverage for Hospitality Professionals or HRT 131: Front Office Operations as your career elective option, because CUL 111: Food Service and Sanitation Skills may not be transferable.

Music Concentration

This associate degree is linked to the following program(s) at UMass Amherst:

Paralegal Studies

This associate degree is linked to the following program(s) at UMass Amherst:

We recommend using your elective courses to prepare for your intended major at UMass Amherst; go to the department website to learn about major requirements, or contact your transfer counselor.

Visit the website of your intended major at UMass Amherst for information about math courses you may want to take at your community college prior to transferring.

BA majors in the College of Humanities & Fine Arts are subject to the college's foreign language requirement. If you intend on pursuing a BA in the College of Humanities & Fine Arts, we suggest incorporating study in one foreign language to get a head start on that requirement while you are at your community college.

Physics Concentration

This associate degree is linked to the following program(s) at UMass Amherst:

Psychology Concentration

This associate degree is linked to the following program(s) at UMass Amherst:

BA majors in the College of Humanities & Fine Arts are subject to the college's foreign language requirement. If you intend on pursuing a BA in the College of Humanities & Fine Arts, we suggest incorporating study in one foreign language to get a head start on that requirement while you are at your community college.

Political Science Concentration

This associate degree is linked to the following program(s) at UMass Amherst:

We recommend using your elective courses to prepare for your intended major at UMass Amherst; go to the department website to learn about major requirements or contact your UMass Amherst transfer counselor.

BA majors in the College of Humanities & Fine Arts are subject to the College's foreign language requirement. If you intend on pursuing a BA in the College of Humanities and Fine Arts at the University, we suggest incorporating study in one foreign language to get a head start on that requirement while you are at your community college.

Sociology Concentration

This associate degree is linked to the following program(s) at UMass Amherst:

You can complete the Sociology pathway as part of this program too.

BA majors in the College of Humanities & Fine Arts are subject to the college's foreign language requirement. If you intend on pursuing a BA in the College of Humanities & Fine Arts, we suggest incorporating study in one foreign language to get a head start on that requirement while you are at your community college.

Sports Management Option

This associate degree is linked to the following program(s) at UMass Amherst:

Sport management is a selective major at UMass Amherst. Students interested in the program must complete additional pre-requisite courses in Microeconomics or Managerial Accounting and meet the program's minimum GPA requirements to be considered for admission. Learn more about general admission requirements and selective majors.

Studio Arts Option

Through this program, students can complete the Visual Arts pathway. Graduates of this associate degree may also be considered for most majors in the College of Humanities & Fine Arts or the College of Social & Behavioral Sciences.

BA majors in the College of Humanities & Fine Arts are subject to the college's foreign language requirement. If you intend on pursuing a BA in the College of Humanities & Fine Arts, we suggest incorporating study in one foreign language to get a head start on that requirement while you are at your community college.

Inactive Programs

Although the following associate degree programs are no longer active at this community college, students who have completed them may still be eligible for MassTransfer benefits.

Foreign Language Concentration

This associate degree is linked to the following program(s) at UMass Amherst:

BA majors in the College of Humanities & Fine Arts are subject to the college's foreign language requirement. If you intend on pursuing a BA in the College of Humanities & Fine Arts, we suggest incorporating study in one foreign language to get a head start on that requirement while you are at your community college.

General Concentration

You can complete the Economics and Biology pathways as part of this program.