Freshman

An applicant who is a U.S. citizen or a U.S. permanent resident and is completing or has completed a high school or secondary school education and has not taken a college or university course after graduating from high school.

Information for Accepted Freshmen

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Transfer Student

An applicant who is a U.S. citizen or a U.S. permanent resident, and who, having graduated from high school, has attended another regionally accredited postsecondary institution and attempted one or more courses.

Information for Accepted Transfer Students

International Student

A student who is neither a U.S. citizen nor a U.S. permanent resident and is completing or has completed high school or secondary school.

Information for Accepted International Students

Returning Student (Former USCB Student)

A student who has previously taken courses at USCB or any other USC campus as a degree-seeking student.

Information for Accepted Returning Students

Non-Degree Seeking Student

A student who wishes to attend USCB for one semester or on a limited basis as a special or transient student can be classified as a non-degree seeking student. The following applicant types are classified as a Non-Degree applicant:

  • Active-Duty Military Students
  • Concurrent/ Dual Enrollment
    Students who are currently in high school and wish to take USCB courses while completing their high school course work.
  • Senior Citizen Students
    Senior citizens age 60 and older who wish to take USCB courses.
  • Transient Students 
    Students who wish to take a course at USCB and then return to their home institution.

Information for Accepted Non-Degree Seeking Students