BSN Track Transferring Course Credit

Transfer credit may be granted for coursework completed at another regionally accredited nursing college or university under the following conditions:

  • The student must have earned a minimum grade of C (2.0 on a 4.0 scale) for the course to be transferred.
  • The college or university from which the course was transferred must be accredited by agencies recognized by Saint Luke’s College of Health Sciences.
  • Transfer credit for natural science courses is generally granted only for courses less than ten years old and must not be repeated more than one time. Natural science courses older than ten years may be evaluated on an individual basis. This does not apply to an applicant who is currently engaged as a professional RN.
  • In order to receive a degree from Saint Luke’s College of Health Sciences, undergraduate transfer students must earn a minimum of 61 credits from Saint Luke’s College.
  • The college or university from which the courses were transferred from must be 
  • accredited by agencies recognized by SLCHS.
  • Credit will be given Advanced Placement Credit for College Board Advanced Placement Examinations that are applicable to certain general education courses required.
  • College Level Examination Program (CLEP) credit will be granted only in the areas of selected subject examinations and applicable to certain general education courses required.

Advanced Placement (AP) Credit
Saint Luke’s College of Health Sciences will grant credit for College Board Advanced Placement Examinations that are applicable to certain general education courses required for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree.

College Level Examination Program (CLEP)
CLEP credit will be granted only in the areas of selected subject examinations and applicable to certain general education courses required for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree.