Credit for Health Care Credentials

Contact our admissions office or your academic advisor to see if your health care training/certifications qualify to receive credit.

  • Up to 26 credits accepted for Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) (AAMA) credential earned between 7/14/2017 and 11/30/2021

Documentation required: State License

Contact admissions to discuss the applicability of these certifications to other degree programs.

888.647.2388

admissions@excelsior.edu


  • Up to 32 credits accepted for credential earned between 10/02/2009 and 12/31/2020

Documentation required: State License

Contact admissions to discuss the applicability of these certifications to other degree programs.

888.647.2388

admissions@excelsior.edu


  • Up to 32 credits accepted for credential earned between 2/12/2010 and 12/31/2020

Documentation required: State License

Contact admissions to discuss the applicability of these certifications to other degree programs.

888.647.2388

admissions@excelsior.edu


  • Up to 26 credits accepted

Documentation required: State License

Contact admissions to discuss the applicability of these certifications to other degree programs.

888.647.2388

admissions@excelsior.edu


  • Up to 32 credits accepted for credential earned between 2/12/2010 and 12/31/2020

Documentation required: State License

Contact admissions to discuss the applicability of these certifications to other degree programs.

888.647.2388

admissions@excelsior.edu


  • Up to 26 credits accepted for credential earned between 12/23/2015 and 12/31/2020

Documentation required: State License

Contact admissions to discuss the applicability of these certifications to other degree programs.

888.647.2388

admissions@excelsior.edu


  • Up to 9 credits accepted for Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) (AAMA) credential earned between 7/01/2016 and 7/31/2021

Documentation required: Certificate or certification card from the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA)

Contact admissions to discuss the applicability of these certifications to other degree programs.

888.647.2388

admissions@excelsior.edu


  • Up to 9 credits accepted for Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) – Basic Certification credential earned between 12/26/2016 and 12/31/2021
  • Up to 40 credits accepted for NREMT Paramedic (NRP) credential earned between 1/26/2018 and 10/31/2023

Documentation required: Certificate or certification card from National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians

Contact admissions to discuss the applicability of these certifications to other degree programs.

888.647.2388

admissions@excelsior.edu


  • Up to 24 credits accepted for Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) credential earned between 10/02/2009 and 12/31/2020

Documentation required: Certificate or certification card from the National Pharmacy Technician Certification Board

Contact admissions to discuss the applicability of these certifications to other degree programs.

888.647.2388

admissions@excelsior.edu


  • Up to 12 credits accepted for Certified Medical Manager (CMM) credential earned between 7/01/2016 and 7/31/2021

Documentation required: Certificate or certification card from the Professional Association of Health Care Office Management (PAHCOM)

Contact admissions to discuss the applicability of these certifications to other degree programs.

888.647.2388

admissions@excelsior.edu

Talk to an admissions counselor about your goals and transfer credits.

888.647.2388

Muslimha Houston, As in Health Sciences – 2020
Started with 26 Credits
“When I found out that with American Association of Medical Assistant’s partnership with Excelsior, I only needed 13 credits to earn a health sciences degree, I decided it was the perfect opportunity to complete my degree.”