Project Opportunity: Access to Washington's Colleges'

“I want to challenge each and every student to better understand themselves and the world around them.”

— Sheburra Akien Moore
Whitworth University


 

Substitute Credits/Pre college credits

Colleges treat these credits differently. Be sure to check with the college you want to attend to understand how it will treat your work.

  Running
Start
Advanced
Placement
International Baccalaureate CLEP
Accepts Credits Minimum Grade Required Accepts Credits as Gen Ed. Scores Required Accepts Credits as Gen Ed. Scores Required Accepts Credits Scores Required
Gonzaga University Yes C for acceptance of credit; placement of major credit not guaranteed Accepts some tests See Website for details Accepts some tests See website for details Some Credit See website for details
Heritage University Yes N/A Yes N/A Yes N/A Yes N/A
Pacific Lutheran University Yes C- Yes 4 or better; some departments require PLU course be completed prior to awarding credit. Yes 4 or better Yes ACE recommendation on minimum score accepted.
Saint Martin's University Yes C Yes 3 or above Yes 5 or above Yes Ace Recommended
Seattle Pacific University Yes, up to 90 credits 2.0 or higher 5 3-5 depdending on course 5 7-9 depdending on course 5 50th percentile or better
Seattle University Yes C- Yes Miminally a 3, several subjects require a 4 Yes minimally a 5 in higher level subjects some subject tests - see website for details
University of Puget Sound on a course-by-course basis n/a not applicable toward college core classes 4 or a 5 for most classes, 3 for the Latin, Calculus or Statistics tests not applicable toward college core classes 5 or higher on the higher level exams only No N/A
Walla Walla University Yes 2.5 Yes 3 or higher Yes Contact school for details Yes Contact school for details
Whitman College Yes C- Yes 4 or 5 (5 in Eng, Hist, Econ) Yes 5 or Higher on Higher Level No
Whitworth University Yes C- yes, some count as Gen Ed. 3 or higher yes, some count as Gen Ed. 5 or higher on high level exams only yes 50 or higher
Funded in part by a grant from
the Ben B. Cheney Foundation
published by Independent Colleges of Washington