Thomas Edison State University


Transfer to Thomas Edision State University

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Frequently Asked Questions

FAQ transferring from HCCC to Thomas Edision State University.

Name: Jay Grady
Phone: (609) 913-7719

Waived application fee if student is graduating from Hudson County Community College with associate degree.

When completing TESU application students need to select the option, they have an associate degree from HCCC, and the waiver code will be provided.

Students complete TESU application – , once application is complete student sends transcripts.

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We have rolling admissions with classes starting once per month. Here is our academic calendar with all deadlines - 

Yes, undergrad classes begin once per month. Exception are nursing students – click link for start dates -


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Generally, a C or higher but we recommend sending all grades for review.

We do accept military credits. Click link for more info -

$50 application fee, but TESU will waive application fees for students who graduated with an associate degree from a New Jersey based community college, active duty military, or veteran. For tuition fees click link -

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No, everything is done through our Office of admissions regarding the admissions process. For more information students can complete this form and we will reach out to them to answer any questions – click link -  

We have a bi-weekly webinar that is geared towards students to assist with any questions. Students will get emailed invite to webinars that are designed to help students through getting acclimated.

Our school code is 011648. Click link for additional information -

Cost would depend on how many classes students are taking. Please click link to review tuition cost -

No housing options are available. All students take classes virtually, except nursing students. They might have a few classes, labs, ect. done at the campus. All other students have the convenience of taking classes anywhere.