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Transfer of Credit

Transfer of Credit Policy
Veterans can receive up to 60 transfer credits for military experience.
Prior Learning Assessment (PLA)
Students may obtain college credit for life and work experiences by participating in the Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) process.
Standardized Examinations: CLEP & DSST

Students may receive up to 60 credits for successful completion of standardized college-level examinations taken through the CLEP and DSST programs. Credit awards for specific examinations are made via recommendations of ACE and College Board. Examination credits may be used to fulfill general education competency areas, or to meet general elective requirements. CLEP and DSST examination credits do not apply toward the 62 accredited college/university credits required for graduation. Previously completed CLEP and DSST examination credits may be transferred when students enter the university's undergraduate program. Examinations may also be taken concurrently with undergraduate course work. Credits cannot be awarded if the test subject area duplicates previously earned credit or major core content.

College Level Examination Program (CLEP)
Students may earn semester credits through the CLEP.
Dantes Subject Standardized Tests (DSST)
Students may earn semester credits through the DSST examination program, formerly DANTES (Defense Activity for Non-traditional Educational Support).