Tips for Transferring Credit to Your College


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College credits earned at an institution other than the one where you will earn your degree are called:

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1. Which of these is NOT a way to earn transfer credits?

2. One limitation of transferring credits to a college is:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet combo will help make sure you understand the uses and limits of earning credits at other institutions, as well as resources you can consult for information on transferring. In order to pass the quiz, you will also need to know ways to earn credits and a term used for the earned college credits.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on:

  • Limitation(s) of transferring college credits
  • Ways to earn credits at other institutions
  • The term(s) for college credits earned at an institution other than the one where you will earn your degree
  • Feature of limitations for college credit transfers at every college
  • How to get information on transferring credits

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allow students to test the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information about possible transfer limitations from the related lesson on transferring college credits
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding different ways to earn college credit and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding where to access information on transferring college credits

Additional Learning

To learn more about transferring credits, check out the corresponding lesson called Tips for Transferring Credit to Your College. This lesson will help you:

  • Define transfer credits
  • Learn ways to transfer credits earned
  • Understand limitations of transferring college credits
  • Identify resources that can be consulted to help make college credit transfers easier