Non-Degree Seeking Students

A non-degree seeking student is defined as a student looking to take college courses at Muskegon Community College but not seeking to obtain a degree. A guest student is categorized as either a College Guest or a a Community Guest.

College Guest

Students attending other colleges or universities within the state may be admitted as college guests by filing a Michigan Undergraduate Guest Application in addition to the online application.

College Guests should develop a program of study with an adviser at their home institution to ensure proper course selection and credit transfer. College Guest status must be renewed each semester.

Please follow the following steps to ensure an effortless college guest experience:

  1. Consult your adviser at your primary institution to ensure appropriate course selection to meet your transfer requirements.
  2. Apply for admission.
  3. Complete the Michigan Undergraduate Guest Application.
      1. Complete Part I of the Michigan Undergraduate Guest Application by printing clearly or typing, then signing the application.
      2. Ask an official at your current institution to complete Part II and submit the application to MCC’s Admissions office one of the following ways:
        Email Fax Mail
        admissions@muskegoncc.edu (231) 777-0443 Muskegon Community College
        221 S. Quarterline Rd
        Room 1043
        Muskegon, MI 49442
  4. You will be notified via the email address on your Michigan Undergraduate Guest Application that MCC has received and processed the application.
    1. Transcripts, placement testing, and new student orientation are not required for college guest students that have filled out the proper forms and have been notified.
  5. Register and pay for classes.
      1. Guest students pay all tuition and fees, they do not qualify for financial aid.
        1. With the exception of T.I.P. for previously qualified students.
  6. Request an official transcript be sent to your home institution after completion of the semester.

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Community Guest

If you have not completed high school or the GED, or wish to take selected courses without the intent of earning a degree, certificate, or diploma you may be admitted as a Community Guest Student. You will be eligible to change to a Degree Seeking Student at any point, upon submitting your high school transcript, GED, test scores and submitting a Program Change Form.

Please follow the following steps to ensure for an effortless community guest experience:

  1. Complete the free MCC Application

  2. Complete Placement Testing, if applicable
  3. Complete New Student Orientation
  4. Register and pay for classes

     


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    Need help with your application, scheduling your orientation or other admissions questions?  Book an appointment with one of our admissions team members now!

     

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