|Oakland University offers you opportunities for Professional Development and Personal Enrichment at the Graduate Level, without pursuing a full Graduate Degree|
|To be admitted as a Professional Development Student, submit the following:|
|Please note: Financial Aid is not typically available to Professional Development Students|
|PARTICIPATE IN A PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM OR WORKSHOP|
Applicants admitted to degree programs at other accredited institutions wishing to take courses at Oakland University for purposes of credit transfer should apply as a Guest Student.
- Enrollment for all guest students is limited to 12 credit hours.
- Graduate guest students are typically admitted to Oakland University for one semester only.
Apply by guest type:
Regular Guest StudentRegular guest students are students who are admitted to degree programs at institutions other than the Michigan institutions listed below.
Graduate guest applicants who are not admitted at one of the institutions listed below can use the Guest Application (PDF) to apply. A letter from the applicant's home institution confirming that the applicant is in good academic standing must also be submitted.
Students should consult their advisers at their home institutions regarding the ability to transfer specific credits to their programs.
Michigan Intercollegiate Graduate Studies (MIGS)Applicants admitted to degree programs at one of the Michigan institutions listed below and wishing to take courses at Oakland University for purposes of credit transfer should apply by using the Michigan Intercollegiate Graduate Studies (MIGS) Program Application Form.
|Andrews University||Northern Michigan University|
|Aquinas College||Oakland University|
|Calvin College||Sacred Heart Major Seminary|
|Central Michigan University||Saginaw Valley State University|
|Eastern Michigan University||Siena Heights College|
|Ferris State University||University of Detroit Mercy|
|Grand Valley State University||University of Michigan - Ann Arbor|
|Madonna University||University of Michigan - Dearborn|
|Marygrove College||University of Michigan - Flint|
|Michigan State University||Wayne State University|
|Michigan Technological University||Western Michigan University|
View the Graduate Guest Admission Policy for Guest Students.