2013-2014 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Dec 02, 2022  
2013-2014 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Transfer Information

Credit from Other Sources

Sources of Credit
Advanced Placement Examinations (AP)   Score of 3, 4, or 5 32* Credit only in applicable areas of the curriculum.
College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) General Examinations and Freshman Composition.        
College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) Subject Examinations     32* Approved on a case-by-case basis. See Records Office.
International Baccalaureate (IB)   Score of 5 or higher 32* Higher level only. Approved on a-case-by case basis.
NLN - National League for Nursing Mobility Profile       Granted upon the recommendation of the School of Nursing.
Excelsior College Examinations #554 (Licensed Vocational Nurse)   Minimum of “B” or better 8 units Granted only upon the recommendation of the School of Nursing.
Credit recommendations of the ACE Guide to the Evaluation of Educational Experience in Armed Service Dantes, military service or Service schools       PLNU does not recognize these credits.
Military Discharge Document (DD214), active military identification card or ROTC       Waives PED 100 and physical activity requirement.
Units by non-traditional delivery systems     12* Approved on a case-by-case basis. See Records Office.
Bible colleges not accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges or a comparable regional accrediting association     12 Limited credit accepted, reviewed after student attends PLNU for a semester.
Non-U.S. college and university transcripts       Only upon receipt of transcript from approved foreign evaluation service.
Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC)       In cooperation with SDSU and USD.
Accredited community college transcripts     70* See Records Office for transfer agreements.
Study Abroad       See Study Abroad Program for PRIOR approval.
Continuing Education units        
GED       In lieu of a high school transcript.
* NOTE: A combined maximum of 70 units may be transferred to PLNU from these sources. Only 32 combined units may be transferred from AP, CLEP, IB, and online coursework.