Placement & Credits

Get the credit you’ve earned

Have you done college-level work in high school and have the scores to prove it? Find out how to earn Oglethorpe course credit for your successful completion of Advanced Placement (AP) courses, the College Level Examination Program (CLEP) and the successful completion of the International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma.

The proper placement

Oglethorpe uses placement tests to ensure that you’re placed in the appropriate level of courses in language, math, science, business, accounting and economics. Find out more about our math and language placement tests.


Core Equivalencies for Transfer Students

There are no “exemptions” from the Core Curriculum. Core credits for transfer students are determined by a student’s specific course work and the total semester hours transferred in by the student.

Full list of Core equivalencies.

Transfer work under articulation agreements

Oglethorpe offers the opportunity to transfer work through collaborative efforts with other institutions by way of Articulation Agreements.

Full list of schools with formal agreements.