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Credit you can earn

  • Examination credit: Earn credit by taking a standardized exam or Ohio State exam.
  • Transfer credit: Learn if your previous college classes transfer to Ohio State.
  • Military credit: Receive credit for non-college educational experiences and training in the military.
  • College Credit Plus: Earn college and high school credit at the same time by taking college courses from Ohio community colleges or universities.
  • Credit When It's Due: Learn if your previous community college credits can earn you an associate degree.

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Credit options by population

High school students

  • Examination credit
  • Transfer credit
  • College Credit Plus
Learn more about high school student credit options

Transfer students

  • Examination credit
  • Transfer credit
  • Military credit
  • Credit When It's Due
Learn more about transfer student credit options

Military and veteran students

  • Examination credit
  • Transfer credit
  • Military credit
  • Credit When It's Due
Learn more about military and veteran student credit options

Current students

  • Examination credit
  • Transfer credit
  • Military credit
  • Credit When It's Due
Learn more about current student credit options

International students

  • Examination credit
  • Transfer credit
Learn more about international student credit options