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Are you currently a licensed RN?

This program requires you to be a current licensed registered nurse. Please check out other programs to reach your education goals such as the BA in Health and Wellness.

Request Information About Our Degrees

Are you currently a licensed RN?

This program requires you to be a current licensed registered nurse. Please check out other programs to reach your education goals such as the BA in Health and Wellness.

Types of Non-traditional Credit You Can Use at UAGC

There are a variety of ways you can earn college credit even if you’ve never attended a traditional college. Your work and life experience could be just as valuable.
  • One of our passions at UAGC is helping community college graduates pursue their next degree while maximizing their previous credentials. With that in mind, and in the spirit of cooperation, UAGC has developed in-depth partnerships with select institutions to provide exciting opportunities for transfer students. If you earned your associate degree from, or are affiliated with one of our partners, visit their partner page for more details.

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  • Students in the Bachelor of Science in Nursing program at Global Campus may be eligible to receive up to 20 non-traditional elective credits through PLA for completing the NCLEX-RN® exam. Students should wait until all previous post-secondary coursework has been reviewed and then contact their academic advisor to determine if there is a need for the exam to be reviewed for college credit. To request the credit to be applied, students must complete the application for NCLEX-RN Exam Credit, provide a copy of their current RN license, write a 1- to 3-page essay, and submit all documents to [email protected].

  • If you feel competent in a specific subject area, many organizations offer exams you can take for a fee. When you pass, you’ll earn college credit and have that course requirement met.

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  • Several organizations offer courses that have been recommended for college credit by national credit recommendation services, including ACE (American Council on Education) and NCCRS (National College Credit Recommendation Service).

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  • UAGC has partnered with multiple organizations to provide you a path to fulfill general education prerequisites, electives, or even major courses by taking self-paced online courses. You can even take them at the same time as your UAGC courses and transfer them as they are successfully completed.

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What Will You Bring to UAGC?

Your experience is valuable, and we are committed to helping you achieve your goals by putting your previous credits to use. Let’s talk about where you’ve been and where you want to go.

Earning Non-traditional Credit

All of your experience matters at UAGC. Learn the ways you can get closer to graduation by using your work and life experience.

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Are you currently a licensed RN?

This program requires you to be a current licensed registered nurse. Please check out other programs to reach your education goals such as the BA in Health and Wellness.