Military Transfer Credit

College Credit for Military Training

At Liberty University, there are several ways in which you may be able to use your military experience to finish your degree sooner than you think.  Use the links below to find out how you can maximize your training and experience as you pursue your degree at Liberty University. 

Have questions? Contact our Military Evaluations Coordinators at

Free Evaluation of Military Training

Liberty University offers a free evaluation of military training and experience for college credit.  All credit granted for military training is given based on the American Council on Education (ACE) guide recommendations.

Request your Military Transcript

To request an official evaluation of your military experience and training for college credit, please request an official transcript using the links below. 

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JST: Joint Services Transcript
CGI: Coast Guard Institute*
MCI: Marine Corps Institute*

*Coast Guard Institute and Marine Corps Institute credit will now be included on the Joint Services Transcript.

Your request will result in an official transcript being automatically submitted to Liberty University for evaluation. This is all that is needed to complete your military evaluation. Please do not send in any medal certificates, letters of appreciation, or any other awards & certificates, as these cannot be evaluated.

If you served in the military prior to the year 1981 then you may submit a copy of your DD214, 2-1, 2A, or DD295 for an evaluation.


Clep and DSST Test Scores

If you have taken any CLEP or DSST tests, your scores may qualify you to receive additional transfer credit. You must submit an official CLEP or DSST transcript to the Transfer Evaluations Office for evaluation.

Mailing Address for Transcripts:

 Liberty University
ATTN: LUO Transfer Evaluations
1971 University Boulevard
Lynchburg, VA 24515


 Liberty University
ATTN: Office of the Registrar
1971 University Boulevard
Lynchburg, VA 24515


Military Degree Plans (SOC)

Liberty University is part of the Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges (SOC) Degree Network System (DNS), which is a network of colleges that have agreed to streamline the transfer process for military service members and their spouses transitioning to new schools. In this spirit, we offer the following to our military students:

  • Certain academic benefits on the Degree Completion Plan
  • Signed Degree Completion Plans for Tuition Assistance
  • SOC DNS Student Agreements for eligible service members

Review our Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges (SOC) webpage for more information on how to receive your military degree plan.


Military Transfer Credit Programs

Liberty University works with the military to provide several education opportunities to service members, listed below. If you have questions about any of these programs, please contact us.  

Please note, the above transfer credit opportunities are only available for Liberty Online degree programs. Check out our Military Programs webpage for more information on these and other opportunities available at Liberty University.


Additional Transfer Credit Information

Looking for more information about transfer credit? Use the below links for sources of additional information.


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