This page provides students exploring majors at Metropolitan State University with valuable transfer information and resources.

If you are a newly admitted student, please view the required next steps and advising resources on the new student page.

SLC Facts and Points of Pride

  • Classes average fewer than 30 students allowing for more personalized attention from faculty.
  • Courses are available days, nights and online and taught by faculty with academic expertise and professional leadership experience within the field.
  • Over 30 Police Chiefs graduated from Metropolitan State University

The Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice Education Center (LECJEC), is a state-of-the-art facility located in Brooklyn Park and co-located with Hennepin Technical College. LECJEC serves as the main campus for the School of Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice (SLC). Most Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement courses and any business related to the major is conducted at LECJEC.

SLC Majors

Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice The Criminal Justice Program is designed for students who are interested in criminal justice careers and for current practitioners who wish to enhance their knowledge and skills. Read more.

Bachelor of Science in Law Enforcement The law enforcement program is for students interested in law enforcement careers, as well as current peace officers who wish to enhance their knowledge, skills and potential professional advancement. Read more.

SLC Transfer Resources

Helpful resources for students to prepare early for their transfer to Metropolitan State are listed below.  Please see an academic advisor at your current institution for guidance in planning your transfer to Metropolitan State.

  • For a list of major courses that commonly transfer and fulfill Metropolitan State University requirements, view our SLC Common Transfer Course Chart. (.pdf)
  • For specific information on course equivalencies, program requirements or how your courses may transfer to another institution, visit Transferology (external site). 

Ready to Apply for Admission to Metropolitan State University?

Visit our Admissions for application deadline and instructions. You may call the Admissions Office directly at 651-793-1302 for additional assistance.

View our FAQs for commonly asked questions by prospective students