On this page, you will find information about:

  • What we accept in transfer
  • What we do not accept in transfer
  • How semester hours and quarter hours equate

What Florida Vedic College will accept in transfer credit:
The information supplied here is to assist you in your decision, but is subject to change without notice.

American Council on Education (ACE) recommended credit:
FVC honors the ACE credit recommendations.

AP Exams (Advanced Placement)
AP exams are accepted. AP exams are intended to be taken by recent high school
Students who were enrolled in AP courses, and are not appropriate for students
Who have been out of high school for more than a few years.

CLEP Exams (College Level Equivalency Program)
Subject exams only are accepted. Exams must be taken before enrolling for an FVC
Course . Once you have enrolled for a Florida Vedic College course, CLEP will no
Longer be accepted.

International or Foreign Credentials
We do accept credit form foreign institutions, but all foreign credit is evaluated by the
Florida Vedic College Examiner. "A" levels may be accepted for transfer credit, "O"
levels are not accepted. Additionally, foreign transcripts should be sent to our office
in English, then you need to provide a certified translation with the transcripts or
credentials being submitted.

Military Experience
Credit is given for according to the ACE recommendations. Credit is not given for
MOS internships.

Accredited United States College or University
Course must have a grade of "C-" or better (or equivalent). Freshman orientation
courses, and remedial courses are not accepted for credit. Required religion courses
from Religious based institutions are accepted for credit. Official transcripts need to
be sent directly to our office from each college or university you have attended.

Semester and Quarter credit hours

Florida Vedic College is on a "semester credit hour" system. Some colleges are on a "quarter credit hour" system. We use the terms "hour" and "credit" and "unit" interchangeably.

We equate quarter hours to semester hours at the following rate:

1.5 Quarter hours = 1 Semester hour

A 4.5 quarter hour course will transfer to FVC as a 3 semester hour course.




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