Connections Scholars | Mount St. Joseph University
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Build the path to a Mount St. Joseph University bachelor degree.

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At the Mount, the Connection Scholars program is designed to serve enrolled students to connect the path of their associate degree from one of our education partners, to completing their bachelor degree at the Mount.

To become a Connections Scholar, click on the associate degree education partner below:

Gateway Community & Technical College



Cincinnati State Technical and Community College


Early access benefits of the Connections Scholars program

  • Dedicated advising with Mount admission counselors is provided and available at the Mount, or on campus at Cincinnati State on designated days
  • On-boarding to the program includes a custom orientation for students in this program
  • The program ensures a seamless transfer & assists with maximizing transfer credits to your MSJU bachelor degree program
  • Transfer credit evaluations are provided
  • MSJU ID is provided allowing: access to the MSJU Library and admission to MSJU sporting events
  • Invitations to attend selected programs and events at MSJU. Connection scholarship is available and can be used in addition to any earned merit scholarship as well
  • MSJU application fee is waived
  • Priority registration for students beginning their first full-time semester at MSJU
  • Connections Scholarship Opportunity

Program Options

Pre-articulated pathways include the following, but any bachelor degree can apply:

Paralegal/Legal Studies
Natural Sciences
Health & Wellness
Social Work
Sport Management

Click here for a complete list of Mount programs.


Scholarship Opportunites

Transfer and Adult academic scholarships 

Scholarship Wizard

Contact a MSJ transfer counselor

Amy Wolf
Assistant Director of Admission for Adult and Transfer Recruitment

Catie Smith
Senior Admission Counselor/Transcript Analysis