Earning College Credit

Upcoming Changes to Credit-Granting Courses
This page details upcoming changes for all Study.com college credit recommended courses.  If you are enrolled in one of the courses below, the changes w...
Wed, 22 Jun, 2022 at 2:18 PM
How long does it take to complete a college level course?
Study.com college credit-recommended courses are all entirely self-paced and asynchronous, and different students have completed their courses on varying ti...
Mon, 22 Nov, 2021 at 3:33 PM
Earn transferable college credit
Study.com's College Accelerator is an alternative credit program that gives you the ability to take credit-recommended college courses and earn tran...
Tue, 31 Jan, 2017 at 8:55 AM
I have passed the course! What do I do next?
Congratulations! Once you have passed a course, you are ready to earn credit. There are different options depending on the course. You can read about those ...
Fri, 29 Jun, 2018 at 12:52 PM
Can Study.com get me college credit/a certificate/a diploma for completing one of your courses?
Study.com courses, by themselves, do not grant credit. Our courses are designed to help you study for credit-granting exams (CLEP, DSST, AP, UExcel/Excelsio...
Fri, 15 Apr, 2022 at 12:17 PM
How can I earn college credit?
We created a short video on how to earn college credit using Study.com.  You can view it here. We have AP, CLEP, UExcel, and DSST courses that are a...
Tue, 31 Jan, 2017 at 8:59 AM
I'm not enrolled in school. Can I still earn college credit?
Yes. You can take a credit-granting exam and earn college credit even if you are not currently enrolled in school. In fact, credit-by-exam is a great way to...
Thu, 9 Oct, 2014 at 8:53 AM
Can high school students earn college credit?
Yes. High school students can use our courses to test out of general education requirements and earn college credit that is transferable to thousands of col...
Mon, 13 Oct, 2014 at 7:02 AM
Have any students earned college credit from a Study.com course?
We've been amazed at how successful students have been at using our College Accelerator Edition to earn college credit. Because our courses are self-pa...
Fri, 15 Apr, 2022 at 12:18 PM
What type of membership plan is needed to receive college recommended credits?
You will need to be registered for our College Accelerator Edition in order to take proctored exams and receive ACE or NCCRS recommended credits. ACE/NCCRS ...
Wed, 14 Jun, 2017 at 1:36 PM