Credit Transfer Information

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Get a head start on your degree program by transferring credits you’ve already earned, in school or on the job, into college credit at University of Phoenix.

Previous educational experience

U.S. Transfer Students

You may be able to use previous college credits in transfer for college credit at University of Phoenix. We accept college level courses taken at regionally- or approved nationally-accredited colleges and universities.

Foreign Students

If you’ve previously attended educational institutions outside the United States, we offer a variety of services to aid you in the admissions and transfer process.

Professional Education

Corporate training programs, certifications and other types of professional education that you’ve completed at your workplace could also be assessed for college credit.

Nontraditional courses

If you've earned credits through a nontraditional educational course provider, you may be able to transfer them to one of our bachelor's degree programs.

National Testing Programs

Earn college credits by taking a national testing program such as the College Level Examination Program (CLEP) or the DSST Credit by Exam Program (formerly known as DANTES).

Military Experience

Your military training and experience could assist you in University of Phoenix undergraduate programs.

Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges (SOC)

Because we’re a member of the Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges (SOC) Consortium and the SOC Degree Network System, we’re committed to helping service-members earn a degree. We have flexible policies in place to help you avoid losing excessive college credits every time you’re deployed.

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