选择信用

各类信贷机会, 或者之前的学习评估, include options that allow a student to earn college credits via a method other than enrollment in a class. These options can help students progress more quickly to their intended degree and save money!  Students are encouraged to meet with their advisor to discuss whether alternative credit options may be appropriate. 万博APP提供了大量这样的机会.

替代信贷的种类

跳级(美联社) -对高中学生开放

一位万博APP的毕业生在毕业典礼上.Many high schools offer 跳级(美联社) courses through the auspices of the College Board for possible college credit. Eligible high school students may enroll in such courses and must take and pass at an appropriate level the Advanced Placement Test administered at the end of each course through your high school.

The test score required to receive credit for a specific course is determined by the Ohio Board of Regents and the Academic Department in which the course resides.

Credits earned in this manner are included in the total credits completed, but are not assigned a grade and do not count in the quality point ratio, 一个学生的班级, 或者用荣誉计算毕业.

更多的信息 about AP courses and college credits associated with them is available 在这里.

国际学士学位(IB) -对高中学生开放

Some high schools participate in the 国际学士学位(IB) program and students enrolled in IB coursework in the program may earn credit upon completion of their IB Diploma.

Higher level examination scores (part of the IB process) are considered for departmental credit in the areas of French, 西班牙语, 德国, 地理位置, 拉丁, 希腊, 经济学, 化学, 历史, 英语, 社会人类学, 数学, 音乐和物理. Although minimum scores for the awarding of credit may vary by subject area, 一般来说,四、五分就足够了. No credit is awarded for IB Subsidiary examinations, with the exception of some foreign languages.

更多的信息 about IB examinations and the college credits associated with them is available 在这里.

绕开信贷 -面向新生和在读大学生开放

Certain courses designated in the Undergraduate Bulletin (see details 在这里) by each academic department enable a student to earn "bypassed" credit.  A student who places into and completes such a course with a grade of "C" or better is entitled to credit for designated prerequi网站 courses which carry the same departmental code number. 

Credit for such bypassed prerequi网站s are included in the total credits earned, 但不计入质量点比例, 学生课堂上站, 或以优异成绩毕业所需的时间. Bypassed credit is not awarded on the basis of completing a course either by credit-by-examination or credit/noncredit. 

每个被忽略的信用都有5美元的费用.

考试学分(CBE) — Open to new and continuing college students and may be especially useful for some adult students

考试学分(CBE) is offered solely at the discretion of the department/school offering the course; only a select group of courses are approved by a department/school for CBE.

取决于系/学校和课程, “考试”可以采取笔试或口试的形式, 口头报告, 纸, 和/或组合.

A student interested in earning credits by special examination may do so with the permission of the department/school offering the course, 学生所在学院的院长, 以及开设这门课程的学院院长. T在这里 is a special examination fee of $30 per credit that must be paid in advance of taking a CBE assessment.

The grade obtained in a CBE assessment is recorded on the student's permanent academic record.

Credit by examination is not permitted in the semester before graduation and may not be used to repeat for change of grade.

Courses authorized for CBE and the persons who should be contacted to arrange the CBE are listed 在这里. 考试可能会有监考 咨询 & 测试中心 应院系/学校要求. 看到也 考试学分表.

大学等级考试计划(CLEP) -对高中生开放, 新学员和继续学员, 转学, 以及其他机构的学生

The College Board’s 大学等级考试计划(CLEP) is the most widely used credit-by-examination program nationally, 被超过2900所院校接受, 包括万博APP. 考试可以在咨询中进行 & 测试中心, and passing scores are determined for specific course credit by the Ohio Board of Regents and the department in which a class is offered. 看到 在这里 万博APP的政策. For information about taking a CLEP exam, call 330-972-7084 or visit this 网站.

DSST -对高中生开放, 新学员和继续学员, 转学, 以及其他机构的学生

The Prometric DSST is a widely used credit-by-examination program that includes more than 30 content areas to earn college credit. It is accepted at more than 1500 institutions, 包括万博APP. 考试可以在咨询中进行 & 测试中心, and passing scores are determined for specific course credit by academic administration. 看到 在这里 万博APP的政策. For information about taking a DSST exam, call 330-972-7084 or visit this 网站.

ACE成绩单 -可能对一些成年学生特别有用

万博APP accepts American Council on Education (ACE) College Credit Recommendation Service (CREDIT). ACE transcripts may be available for formal educational programs and courses offered in a variety of businesses and industries, 包括专业培训机构, 专业及自愿性协会, 和服兵役(参见下面的军事信贷). 访问 ACE信贷 请将您的成绩单寄至 转学生服务中心.

军事信贷 -对退伍军人和服务人员开放

Military Veterans may earn credits toward degree completion through the Ohio GI promise. Veteran students should request a copy of their American Council on Education (ACE) transcript be sent to the 转学生服务中心. Credit is evaluated and posted to the student’s record on enrollment at the University of Akron, 基于军事转移保障指南(MTAGs). Students are encouraged to consult with their academic advisor to determine how military training, 经验, 课程学分可以帮助他们达到学位要求. 如需更多信息,请联系 军事服务中心.

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