Ways to Earn College Credit

High School Courses & Work Experience May Have Earned You College Credit!

十大电子游戏网站希望每个学生都有一个有意义的和有影响力的经验,我们认识到,有不同的道路上大学.  无论你是一名高中毕业生,还是一名准备攻读学士学位的退伍军人, Marian recognizes and rewards those with previous college-level coursework and professional experience.  根据你的具体情况和你的招生顾问一起工作,发现你的努力工作可能已经为你赢得了大学学分.

College Readiness

入学新生站在玛丽安假定至少17个单位的高中学分,包括至少四个单位的英语, two of mathematics, one of laboratory science, and one of history. Foreign language is recommended but not required.

十大电子游戏网站鼓励学生在整个高中阶段挑战自我,并欢迎那些在学业上取得优异成绩的学生参加大学先修课程(AP)。, College Level Courses (CAPP), or International Baccalaureate (IB) courses. Typically, the 11th grade is the optimal time to start taking this course work if it is offered at your school. 学习你有信心能做好的科目是一个好主意,同时寻找机会挑战自己.

What is Advanced Standing?

As a result of having already successfully completed college-level work, some students can be admitted with advanced standing at the university. By succeeding in rigorous academics before you enroll at Marian University, you demonstrate that you are more than prepared to succeed. However, in addition to completing your AP/IB course(s), you must also perform successfully on the exam and earn a high score. Advanced Standing is only granted to students who have high exam scores.

Credit by Examination – AP, CLEP, and DSST

十大电子游戏网站承认学习可以在课堂之外进行,并将通过直接评估(考试)证明的学习授予最多30个本科学分。.

Recognized assessments include:

  • Advanced Placement (score of 3 or better)
  • College Level Examination Program (CLEP)
  • DANTES Subject Standardized Test (DSST)

学生必须证明他们达到或超过大学水平的学习标准,才能通过考试获得学分.

*学生可以申请30个学分的考试学分或体验学习学分的任意组合来获得本科学位.

Getting Started

Because you have knowledge gained through experience equivalent to one or more college courses, the CLEP and DSST examinations offer students currently enrolled at Marian University, or any non-Marian students who will be having their scores sent to another institution, the opportunity to earn credit for that knowledge.

招生顾问在录取过程中与学生一起确定并适当地奖励通过AP证明的先前学习, CLEP, and/or DSST examinations taken prior to applying to Marian University. Once enrolled, 我们鼓励学生与他们的学术顾问合作,通过CLEP和DSST考试来确定大学水平的学习.

Advanced Placement courses will be accepted with a required test score of three or better. For a complete listing of Advanced Placement program equivalences, click here.

Considerations for the award of credit include:

  • The educational quality of the learning experience, validated through direct assessment via recognized examination processes;
  • The comparability of the nature, content, and level of the learning experience to that offered by Marian University; and
  • 学习经验对十大电子游戏网站提供的课程的适当性和适用性, in light of the student’s educational goals.

For more information regarding credit by examination, please contact the Center for Academic Support & Excellence (CASE) Office at caseoffice@industriael.net or 920-923-8097.

Dual Credit

十大电子游戏网站双学分计划允许高中三年级和四年级学生有机会在入门级课程中获得大学学分,并为他们的大学生涯提供一个良好的开端. These courses are taught in a high school setting by qualified high school instructors.  Students find the program both challenging and beneficial in reaching their educational goals.

高中开设的双学分课程与十大电子游戏网站开设的同类课程具有相同的课程编号和学分权重. In addition, 期望相同的学术标准确保双学分课程为学生提供大学水平的经验. The course requirements, syllabus, textbook and faculty evaluations are all identical to the course offered on the campus. Click here for more Benefits of Dual Credit

The application fee has been waived for all Dual Credit Program applications.  双学分学生将通过MyMarian注册学期课程和/或秋季和春季学期的课程.  Course registration must be completed no later than September 1 of the academic year.  仅限春季课程的课程注册必须不迟于学年的1月15日完成.  Failure to do so will result in non-enrollment.

所有双学分课程的学费为每学分150美元,并将直接寄到每个学生的家庭住址.  Any financial questions should be directed to the university’s Business Office at 920-923-8520.

十大电子游戏网站为每个参加双学分课程的学生提供正式成绩单.  High School instructors assign and submit final grades to the university’s Office of the Registrar.  获得的学分和成绩将成为正式成绩单的一部分,并自动计入随后在玛丽安注册的学生的学位要求. Credits may be transferrable to other universities and colleges, though policies for accepting transfer credits vary at different institutions. Marian can make no guarantees regarding transfer of credits; students should consult individual institutions and programs concerning transfer credits. Transcripts are $3 per copy and can be requested through your My Marian account. Instructions are provided to students.

学生必须提交一份完整的十大电子游戏网站入学申请,表明非学位申请状态. The application information is used to build the student’s academic record, which allows for course registration, grading, and academic transcript. Students will receive log in credentials to access MyMarian accounts upon acceptance.

Requirements

Participating students must:

  • Have taken appropriate prerequisite course(s), where applicable
  • Achieve a grade point average of “B” within the appropriate discipline
  • Rank in the top 25% of their class OR be earning a GPA of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale, OR score in the top 25% of the most recent standardized test (PSAT or ACT)

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Please contact Sue Fuerbringer at srfuerbringer74@industriael.net or 920.926.6709.

Credit for Prior Education and Work Experience

Whether you have several years of work experience, or are a military veteran, Marian University recognizes that you may come to college with unique, college-level learning experiences. And we think you should get credit for that learning. 十大电子游戏网站为之前的学习设计了学分途径,这将最大限度地提高你的学位学分,并最大限度地提高你学习新知识的参与度, new skills, and new ways of understanding yourself and the world around you.

Prior education is any learning experience that:

  • Results in college-level learning outcomes;
  • Is comparable to the quality, nature, content, and level of learning provided at Marian University;
  • Is appropriate and applies to your degree program, in light of your educational needs; and/or
  • Is recognized by Marian University as college-level prior education, and may result in the award of credit towards your degree

There are several ways that you can demonstrate your prior education. Marian University has processes in place to evaluate evidence of learning, including:

The evaluation of prior education begins in the admission process. 你将与玛丽安的工作人员一起审查你可能已经参加过的大学水平学习的成绩单和考试结果. Admission counselors will also explore your learning history and recommend additional actions, such as testing or experiential learning assessment, that can result in the award of credit for prior learning.

The Office of the Registrar 将根据衔接协议和教师对成绩单的审查(如需要)确定转学学分的授予. Marian University’s Academic Testing Center, in the Center for Academic Support and Excellence (CASE), can help you register for college-level learning exams and prepare for testing.

任何先前教育的学分都将在被录取后记录在十大电子游戏网站的官方成绩单上.

Credit for Experiential Learning

十大电子游戏网站承认学习可以在课堂之外进行,因此将根据以下政策根据个人评估授予最多30个本科学分:

The student must provide evidence of learning through experience outside of a classroom

  • 所需的证据或文件的类型取决于学习的性质和遵循的建议 the Council for Adult and Experiential Learning (CAEL)
  • To be eligible for credit, learning must be comparable to that which occurs in a course or courses in the Marian University catalog. 基于与大学水平的学习和学生的教育目标的关系,其他学习是可以接受的
  • 十大电子游戏网站在相关学术领域具有专业知识的教职员工对所提供的先前学习证据进行评估.

The Process:

After applying for admission, students who wish to seek credit for prior learning will proceed as follows:

  • 咨询招生顾问和学术顾问,设计完成学位的途径,以及如何为之前的学习寻求学分将有助于实现这一途径.
    • Together, the academic advisor and the student will determine a plan and submit a petition for credit.
  • Develop and submit Petition for Credit for Prior Learning for faculty review
    • Petition submission must include copy of current resume.
  • Submit supplemental support materials at the request of faculty reviewer.

Contact Information

Transfer Credit Evaluation
Office of the Registrar
registraroffice@industriael.net
920-923-7618