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Credit for Prior Experience

USciences Online is designed for working professionals, and the convenience is just the beginning. You could earn course credit based on equivalent work experience—credit that saves you money and time in pursuit of your degree or certificate.

Earning Credit

USciences provides experience-based credit by examination. Start by completing the application form (contact your Student Success Coach to request this form) and identifying the course(s) you’d like to receive credit for based on the exams you have completed. These examinations include College Level Examination Program (CLEP), International Baccalaureate, DSST, Excelsior College Examination, and Advanced Placement (AP).

In all, you can receive a total of 12 experience-based credits by taking these exams.