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Bowling Green State University


Bowling Green State University is a public comprehensive research university located in Bowling Green, Ohio (about 2 hours northwest of Columbus) established in 1910. Over 19,000 students attend BGSU in over 200 academic programs at the undergraduate and graduate level.  BGSU has programs on campus and online. Students are considered transfer students when they have earned 24 or more credit hours.

Information for Columbus State Students


For more information about transferring to BGSU, please contact:

Students with questions about transfer to Bowling Green should contact Ali Tracy at or for more information.


Virtual Visit and Tour Information for BGSU

Students may schedule a virtual admissions information session and tour online, as well as a one-on-one appointment with an admissions transfer specialist and academic advisors at the link below.



Associate of Arts to Bachelor of Science in Resort and Attraction Management


Ohio Guaranteed Transfer Pathways- A student who completes the associated AA or AS Bachelor's Degree Transfer major at Columbus State can follow the OGTP for the same major at BGSU.  BGSU offers the following OGTPs for these Columbus State majors:

Art History, Biology, Business, Chemistry, Economics (AS), English, Geography, Geology, History, Mathematics (BA & BS), Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology (AA), Social Work, Sociology