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How to Become a Pathway Student

To be eligible for the 2+2 B​usiness Pathway, st​udents must:

  1. Join MSJC’s First Year Experience (FYE). If you are not eligible for FYE, but would still like to join the 2+2 Business Pathway program, please email the 2+2 Business Pathway Coordinator to be screened for eligibility.
  2. Have fewer than 15 degree applicable units completed at any college or university.
  3. Be willing to attend school full-time (approximately 4-5 classes each Fall and Spring semester and 1-2 classes each Summer session).
  4. Be willing to start at college level math and English.
  5. Be willing to take the Guidance-100: “College Success” course.  Most students will be asked to do this the Summer session before the student’s first Fall semester at MSJC.

How to Enroll in the 2+2 Business Path​way

To join the 2+2 Business Pathway, you must complete the following:

  1. Apply for Admission to MSJC​
  2. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at www.fafsa.gov *
  3. Complete the FYE Application at msjc.edu/fye **
  4. Complete the Student Interest Form and have the 2+2 Business Pathway Coordinator evaluate your eligibility.
  5. Get any remaining questions answered by attending a 2+2 Business Pathway Information Session or emailing Shawna Larson at slarson@msjc.edu​ 

Once you are screened and found eligible, you will be invited to do the following:

  1. Register for Guidance-100 in your first Summer or Fall term (Summer preferred)
  2. Sign the 2+2 Business Pathway Student Agreement Form
  3. Sign the CSUSM Temecula Campus Transfer Admission Guarantee after successful completion of student’s first Spring semester.

 

*For those not eligible to complete the FAFSA, please fill out the California Dream Act application at https://dream.csac.ca.gov instead.  If you are not eligible to complete either financial aid application, please skip this step and move on to step 3.

** If you are not eligible for FYE, but would still like to join the 2+2 Business Pathway program, please contact the 2+2 Business Pathway Coordinator to be screened for eligibility.