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Get all the credit you deserve.

You worked hard to earn your credits, and you should keep them.
 

Options to Transfer Credit

Prior Coursework

Make the most of your prior coursework from a regionally-accredited college or university.

TRANSFER TOOL

To see if your transfer credits apply:
  1. View your Degree Program to identify course requirements
  2. Use the Transfer Tool to see if your courses can transfer

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Testing for Credit

Earn credit for college courses by taking exams that measure your knowledge.

Golden Gate University grants credit for exams offered by nationally-recognized providers.


Testing options include:
  • Advanced Placement Examinations of the College Board
  • CLEP Examinations from the College Board
  • DSST Exams from Prometric

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Military Training

Military Friendly School Apply military service and coursework for academic credit using American Council on Education (ACE) guidelines.


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Work & Life Experience

Graduate sooner with credit for the valuable knowledge you've gained through work and life.

Golden Gate University recognizes and grants credit for educational programs offered by alternative and nationally-recognized providers.


Options include:
  • Training programs, certifications, and educational programs evaluated and recommended for credit by the American Council on Education’s CREDIT Service (ACE Credit) or the National College Credit Recommendation Service (NCCRS).
  • Prior Learning Assessment Portfolios completed through LearningCounts.

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Maximize Your Transfer Credits

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Pathways to Success

Accelerated paths to graduation at a lower cost!

GGU Aspire from Study.com

GGU Aspire

Our most affordable path to earning your degree, thanks to our partnership with Study.com.

Save money and finish your degree in less time.


HOW IT WORKS:

Study.com Success Coaches will review your transcripts and create a customized degree map to help you:

  1. Maximize your existing transferable credits;
  2. Get the most out of low cost Study.com credits;
  3. Transfer your credit portfolio (up to 93 units) to GGU, where you can finish your bachelor's degree at a reduced tuition rate!

Example: If you start with 30 units from a community college.

  Units Earned Cost
Community College 30 --
Study.com 63 $4,000 (2 years)
Golden Gate 30 $10,500
Total 123 $14,500

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ADT Program

Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT)

A guaranteed transfer pathway from a California Community College (CCC) to GGU.

A DEGREE WITH A GUARANTEE

Transfer your California Community College Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT) degree to GGU and earn your bachelor's degree with no more than 63 additional units.


WHY GGU?

  •  Reduced tuition: Pay just $300 per unit (vs. the $660 standard rate).
  •  Guaranteed admission: For ADT degree-holders who meet admission requirements.
  •  Full transfer of ADT credits: A minimum of 60 units.

PATHS TO COMPLETION

Your ADT Degree
 
GGU Degree(s)
Any ADT Degree (AAT or AST) BA in Organizational Leadership
Business Administration (AST) BS in Data Analytics
BS in Accounting
BA in Management
BS in Business
Psychology (AAT) BA in Psychology

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