USFSM has established limited-access undergraduate degree programs of study, which are approved by the Florida Board of Governors and the State of Florida Articulation Coordinating Committee. USFSM offers limited-access degree programs in the College of Business, School of Education, and in partnership with the USF Tampa College of Nursing (

Upon admission to USFSM, transfer students, especially those from Florida’s public colleges and universities, shall have equal opportunity to enroll in limited-access baccalaureate programs.

In addition to the minimum requirements for admission, applicants seeking entrance to limited-access programs must meet additional requirements published and announced by each limited access program. The USFSM School of Education requires a 2.5 overall GPA and the USFSM College of Business requires a 2.75 overall GPA.

All applicants who seek direct admission must meet the criteria of the requested limited-access program including the overall GPA to be eligible for admission.