Transfer Credit & AP/IB

The Office of the Registrar evaluates AP and IB test score reports and official college transcripts, and awards the appropriate Southwestern University academic credit.

The attached link leads to a discussion of policies for acceptance of external credit, links to charts of credit award formulas for AP, IB and certain Texas Community College transfer courses, links to forms to use for additional approvals, and a discussion of the methods employed in evaluating credit.

External Credit (AP, IB, Transfer) Policies, Charts, Forms

As an alternative to taking courses at other colleges during the summer, many SU students take one or two courses during the 5-week Summer I term.