Transfer College Credits

At Purdue Global, your prior college coursework and career, military, or life experiences can earn you credits that save time and money on your education. Your degree may be a lot closer than you think.*

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8 Ways to Get the Credit You Deserve

Community College
Alliance Program

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Transfer students from alliance colleges can maximize their transfer credits and shorten the path toward a Purdue Global bachelor’s degree.

Credit for
Work and Life Experience

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Whether you've been working for years or spent time volunteering, our credit-for-work-experience courses can help you finish your undergraduate degree faster.

Credit for
Military Training

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We recognize that military servicemembers have already undergone some of the most rigorous professional training in the world and award credit for military experience.

Credit for
Professional Training

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If you have completed a professional certification or training, you may be eligible for online transfer credits toward an undergraduate degree.

Credit for
IT Certifications

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Learn more about IT certifications approved for transfer.

Credit for
Previous College

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You could earn credit for your previously completed college courses.

Credit for
Course Assessments

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You can earn credits for specific Purdue Global courses by passing a comprehensive assessment.

Credit Project

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Purdue Global accepts up to 135 Alternative Credit Project (ACP) credits, helping adults finish the degree they started.

Try Our Classes Before You Owe Any Tuition

Take undergraduate courses for a 3-week introductory period with no financial obligation beyond the application fee. That's the Purdue Global Commitment.


Experience Higher Education at the Highest Standards

Purdue Global is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and specific programs hold additional industry-relevant approvals and accreditations.


Start Classes Whenever You're Ready

With multiple start dates throughout the year, our flexible scheduling options let you choose when it's the right time to start earning your degree.


*Purdue Global cannot guarantee transferability of credit. See the University Catalog for the Prior Learning Assessment policy.