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Transfer of Credit

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  Quarter or Semester Maximum # credits accepted Maximum # credits accepted from Community College Credits that must be taken at the college Accept Direct Transfer Agreement? Additional courses required for General Education core Accept Biology MRP Accept Business MRP Accept Earth Space Secondary Education MRP Accept Elementary Education MRP Accept Math Education MRP Accept Pre-Nursing MRP Accept AS-T I (bio/chem.& related) Accept AST-II (eng/physics) Accept Biology education MRP Accept Chemistry education MRP Accepts Engineering MRP Accept General Science education MRP Accept Physics education MRP Upside Down Degrees Running Start Credits? link to freshman deadlines Prior Learning? CLEP
Gonzaga University Semester 64 semester (96 quarter) community college credits. No limit on credit earned at a regionally accredited 4-year baccalaureate institution. maximum of 64 (96 quarter) Final 30 semester credits. In the school of Business Administration, students must earn at least 50% of the busn admin core and major courses at GU. x 6 courses in philosophy and religion, Intro to Speech. Math above intermediate algebra. n x n x Under Review x n x n n x n n n Evaluated on an individual basis. Apply as a freshman with credit. Pay attention to freshman deadlines n Yes.
Heritage University Semester 32 of the last 42 semester credits must be taken at Heritage 60 semester (90 quarter credits) 32 semester credits x Logical/ critical thinking course and world history course must be included in DTA. n x n x n n n n n n n n n Evaluated on an individual basis If evaluated by American Council on Education (ACE) or Program on Non-Collegiate Sponsored Instruction (PONSI) Evaluated on an individual basis
Pacific Lutheran University Semester 96 semester (144 quarter) 64 semester (96 quarter) final 32 semester hours x Still need one religion course, one perspectives and diversity course. College of Arts and Sciences requirementse not fulfilled n x x x x n n n n n n n n Considered Freshman with advanced credit. Pay attention to freshman deadlines n Evaluated on an individual basis
Saint Martin’s University Semester 96 semester (144 quarter) 64 semester (96 quarter) 32 semester credits x Philosophy course may be taken at cc. Religious studies course must be taken at SMU x x n x n x x x x x x x nn Apply as a freshman. Credits evaluated on an individual basis FOCUS program -- see p 44 Evaluated on an individual basis
Seattle Pacific University Quarter unlimited amount as long as student receives 45 credits from SPU. 90 quarter credits 45 quarter credits, 15 quarter credits toward major x Still need university foundations course n x n x x x x n n x n n x Coursework transfers as other transfer credits would, but apply as a freshman. n Students who have completed CLEP exams with minimum scores in the 50th percentile (C grade range) may receive 5 quarter credits for most of the exams offered.
Seattle University Quarter 135 quarter credits. No credits transferred after senior year 90 quarter credits final 45 quarter credits x Additional philosophy and religious studies courses required x x n n x x x n n x n n n Apply as a first time freshman . Evaluated on an individual basis. Some credit given for military schooling. If included in a DTA degree. Credit not given for general exams.
University of Puget Sound Semester 16 units (At University of Puget Sound, a unit is roughly equivalent to four semester hours or six quarter credits) Final 8 must be on campus 16 units / 64 semester credits 16 units Course by course evaluation Does not accept DTA n n n n n n n n n n n n n Generally not accepted as college level work. Evaluated individually. see web site n no credit
Walla Walla University Quarter 156 quarter hours. Final 36 must be taken on campus 96 quarter hours final 36 quarter hours n Does not accept DTA n x x x x ? n n x n n n Evaluated on an individual basis. If less than 36 quarter credits, apply as a freshman Credit given based on examination Evaluated on an individual basis. Passing scores available on the web site.
Whitman College Semester 70 semester credits (105 quarter credits) 62 semester credits (93 quarter) 54 semester credits must be earned at Whitman Course by course evaluation Does not accept DTA n n n n n n n n n n n n Evaluated on an individual basis Credit given for military schooling, but not for informal prior learning.. no credit
Whitworth University Semester 64 semester (96 quarter) community college credits/ 94 from a regionally accredited 4-year institution. 64 semester (96 quarter) 32 semester credits x Biblical literature, one year modern language, Western civilization core courses x n n x x n n n n n n n x Evaluated on an individual basis. Apply as a freshman Up to 32 semseter credits for students in Organizational Management program. Recognizes some military courses as college level course work Evaluated on an individual basis

 

 
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