Other Transfer Credit Sources

Transfer Credit into FRCC

Advanced Placement program

Students can earn credit for taking Advanced Placement (AP) exams (administered by The College Board) and earning a score of 3 or better. The evaluation is based on a copy of the score report received from the issuing agency. Transfer credit is not awarded for Advanced Placement if the student has completed equivalent coursework. For more information on earning AP credit, visit The College Board. Learn more about Credit for Prior Learning. 

CLEP (College-Level Examination Program)

Credit for computer-based general/subject examinations of the College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) will be considered if a score of at least 50 is earned. The evaluation is based on a copy of the score report received from the issuing agency.  Transfer credit is not awarded for CLEP if the student has completed equivalent coursework. Learn more about Credit for Prior Learning. 

For more information about CLEP, visit The College Board

DANTES

Students can earn credit for DANTES (Defense Activity for Nontraditional Education Support) Subject Standardized Tests (DSST). The evaluation is based on a copy of the score report received from the issuing agency.  Scores for which credit may be awarded vary depending on the specific examination. Transfer credit is not awarded for DSSTs if the student has completed equivalent coursework. For more information about DSSTs, visit DANTES. Learn more about Credit for Prior Learning. 

Excelsior College

Students can earn credit for taking Excelsior College examinations, although credit awarded may vary depending on the specific examination. The evaluation is based on a copy of the score report received from the issuing agency. Transfer credit is not awarded for Excelsior College Examinations if the student has completed equivalent coursework. For more information about earning credit by taking Excelsior College examinations, visit Excelsior College. Learn more about Credit for Prior Learning. 

International Baccalaureate

Students can earn credit for taking International Baccalaureate (IB) examinations and earning a score of 3 or better. (To apply toward the AA-Business for Transfer, IB scores must be 4 or higher.)  The evaluation is based on a copy of the score report received from the issuing agency. Transfer credit is not awarded for IB examinations if the student has completed equivalent coursework. For more information about earning credit for IB exams, visit International Baccalaureate Organization. Learn more about Credit for Prior Learning. 

Vocational Technical Certificate

If you've completed a career/technical certificate at one of Colorado's area vocational technical schools — Delta-Montrose, Emily Griffith Opportunity School, Pickens Tech — you can transfer those credits and earn your A.A.S. degree at FRCC. Learn more.

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