|UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA MEDICAL CENTER
COLLEGE OF NURSING
|Awarding of Credit by Examination for Non Nursing Courses Policy||Subsection: 5.2.6|
|Section 5.0 - Student Policies||Originating Date: May 1982|
|Responsible Reviewing Agency:
Undergraduate Admission, Progression, Graduation & Scholarship/Grant Committee
Related Policy: Policy 5.2.23
Revised: January 1999
The College of Nursing will accept non-nursing credit by examination (e.g.: AP, CLEP, Dantes, P/NP) according to the following criteria:
- Credit will be awarded on the basis of examinations from accredited and approved institutions according to UNMC academic records if the score meets the transferring institution’s requirements for credit.
- There is a maximum of 12 credits hours of prerequisite/co-requisite courses that can be earned by examination.
- Up to 12 credit hours recorded on college transcripts of transfer students will be accepted by the College of Nursing from the transfer institution’s transcript.