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Transfer Policy

Transfer Your Credits and Maximize Your Education

We believe you should earn credit for the coursework you’ve already completed. In fact, Associate's degree students at Rasmussen College transferred an average of 26 credits and Bachelor’s degree students transferred an average of 87 credits in 2019.1,3 Our seamless transfer policies work to maximize your credits, helping you save money and graduate as quickly as possible.

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When I realized I could transfer my credits and finish my degree in a year-and-a-half, I knew I could accomplish my goals. My degree helped me get my foot in the door to advance my career.

Matt
Rasmussen College Graduate

Make Every Credential Count

Do You Have Potential Transfer Credits?

Transfer Credits

We respect the learning you bring to the classroom. Rasmussen College’s Associate’s degree students transfer an average of 26 credits and Bachelor’s degree students transfer an average of 87 credits thanks to our generous transfer policies.1,3

Accepted and Pending Transfer Credits

Courses which have been accepted for transfer will be listed on your transcript with a Transfer (TR) designation. Transfer credits which have been conditionally accepted, pending the receipt of an official transcript, will be listed with a Pending Transfer (PT) designation.

Do You Have Potential Transfer Credits? Send Them Over!

Do you have potential transfer credits, but don’t know if they will be accepted? At Rasmussen College, you can get an estimate of your transfer credits without an official transcript. Simply reach out to an admissions advisor with your transcripts or grade documents which include your first and last name and get transfer credit reviews completed in one business day (on average).

Send Your Potential Transfer Credits

26 Rasmussen College Associate's degree students took advantage of our savings opportunities and averaged 26 transfer credits upon enrollment—every little bit counts. 49% of our Associate's degree students transferred credits in 2019; will you join them?1,3

8789% of Rasmussen College's Bachelor's degree students transferred credits in 2019, and they averaged 87 transfer credits upon enrollment—that can be up to 29 courses, helping to support your educational goals.1,3

67% 67% of our program requirements may be completed by transfer credits, course waivers, credit by examination or other means.2

Official Transcript

How to Request an Official Transcript

National Student Clearinghouse

To complete your transfer credit process, you must request that your official transcripts be sent directly to Rasmussen College. You will receive email notifications alerting you when your transcripts are received and credits post to your account.

It is your responsibility to ensure that all official transcripts have been received by the College. Additional evaluations may apply.

Many colleges work with the National Student Clearinghouse, a secure 24/7 online order system, to help you order and process transcript requests. Click on the button below if you're ready to request your transcript.

Request Your Transcript From NSC

Can't Find What You're Looking For?

Every institution is different and has their own process for requesting and sending transcripts. If you are having trouble finding your school or transcript on the National Student Clearinghouse website, we recommend contacting your previous school directly for more information. Or, you can contact one of our admissions advisors to walk you through how to request your transcript and answer any other transfer policy questions you may have.

Questions about transcripts and credits? Contact an admissions advisor

How to Send Your Transcript

Once your transcript is ready, you can send it to the mailing address below. For questions related to sending your transcript, please email transcripts@rasmussen.edu.

Rasmussen College | Attn: Transcripts
8300 Norman Center Dr.
Suite 300
Bloomington, MN 55437

Flex Choice

Save with Flex Choice® Learning Options

Flex Choice adds flexibility to your schedule and is a more affordable way to receive credit by demonstrating what you know and can do.

Credit for Prior Learning

Your job and life experiences count with us. In addition to past college coursework, military transcripts, course waivers and industry certifications all maximize your credits and reduce overall costs. To learn more about credit for prior learning and transfer credits, contact an admissions advisor.

Self-Directed Assessments

With Flex Choice, you can get credit for what you already know. These self-directed, interactive assessments are taken independently. If you prefer, you can get one-on-one guidance from an academic coach beforehand, and support materials are also provided to help you brush up. At $99 per assessment, you’ll save money and time.

Flex Choice was the differentiation for me when I was looking at a number of different colleges. That was one of the big appeals. Flexibility is huge when your time for school is limited to after work and on the weekends.

Mike
Flex Choice Student

Helpful Resources

Get Credit, Get Your Degree

Review Our Full Transfer Policy

Learn more about our transfer policy and how to apply qualifying credits toward your education.

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Talk with an Admissions Advisor

To answer questions related to our transfer policy and enrollment, speak with an admissions advisor today.

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Learn More About Admissions

View the steps to your enrollment and find more details about our admissions process.

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Out of all of my experiences with higher education, I have never had as much support and guidance as I did at Rasmussen.

Sara
Law Enforcement Graduate

  1. Rasmussen College reserves the right to accept or deny credits according to policies outlined in the course catalog. Actual time to completion will be based upon transfer evaluation and eligibility.
  2. Exceptions apply—review the course catalog for details.
  3. 2019 Rasmussen College Credit Transfer Data, collected December 17, 2019.

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