Undergraduate AdmissionsTransferring Your Credits

Get credit for the work you've already done

You’ve done the work in high school, now you can bring your AP and IB credit to Concordia to get a head start on your degree.

Incoming first-year students are able to transfer college level credits earned in high school toward a bachelor’s degree at CSP.
Official copies of college transcripts and AP/IB scores should be mailed to: Concordia University
Office of Admissions
1282 Concordia Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55104

Credits by Examination

Advanced Placement (AP)
Taken each May by students all over the world, the AP Exam is the final step you take after a year of hard work in an AP class. These standardized exams are designed to measure how well you’ve mastered the content and skills of the course.

  • View Concordia’s policy on acceptable AP exams and passing scores and the course requirements they satisfy
  • Visit the College Board website for more information on registering for and taking each course and final exam

International Baccalaureate (IB)

  • View Concordia’s policy on acceptable IB exams and passing scores and the course requirements they satisfy.

College Level Examination Program (CLEP)

CLEP offers 33 exams in five subject areas, covering material taught in courses that you may generally take in your first two years of college. Most CLEP exams are designed to correspond to one-semester courses, although some correspond to full-year or two-year courses.

  • View Concordia’s policy on acceptable CLEP exams and passing scores and the course requirements they satisfy
  • Visit the College Board CLEP website for more information on registering for and taking each exam

Post-Secondary Enrollment Options (PSEO)/College In the Schools (CIS)

Concordia accepts credits from all regionally accredited institutions with a passing grade. For more information about how your credits will transfer, contact admissions@csp.edu

96 Credits

Concordia's generous transfer policy allows you to transfer 96 credits.