Credit for Health Care Credentials

If you hold one of the following health care licenses or certifications, check out its credit value for the degree program you want to complete at Excelsior.

  • AS in Health Sciences: 18 credits
  • BS in Health Sciences: 32 credits
  • BS in Health Care Management: 17 credits
  • BS in Health Sciences/MS in Health Sciences: 32 credits
  • BS in Health Care Management/MBA: 17 credits

Documentation required: State License

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

888.647.2388

admissions@excelsior.edu

  • AS in Health Sciences: 18 credits
  • BS in Health Sciences: 32 credits
  • BS in Health Care Management: 17 credits
  • BS in Health Sciences/MS in Health Sciences: 32 credits
  • BS in Health Care Management/MBA: 17 credits

Documentation required: State License

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

888.647.2388

admissions@excelsior.edu


  • AS in Health Sciences: 18 credits
  • BS in Health Sciences: 26 credits
  • BS in Health Care Management: 17 credits
  • BS in Health Sciences/MS in Health Sciences: 26 credits
  • BS in Health Care Management/MBA: 17 credits

Documentation required: State License

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

888.647.2388

admissions@excelsior.edu

  • AS in Health Sciences: 18 credits
  • BS in Health Sciences: 24 credits
  • BS in Health Care Management: 17 credits
  • BS in Health Sciences/MS in Health Sciences: 24 credits
  • BS in Health Care Management/MBA: 17 credits

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

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

888.647.2388

admissions@excelsior.edu

  • AS in Health Sciences: 26 credits
  • BS in Health Sciences: 26 credits
  • BS in Health Care Management: 26 credits
  • BS in Health Sciences/MS in Health Sciences: 26 credits
  • BS in Health Care Management/MBA: 26 credits

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

CMA (AAMA) credit transfer guides for Excelsior College health sciences programs are available on our American Association of Medical Assistants partner page.

  • AS in Health Sciences: 9 credits
  • BS in Health Sciences: 9 credits
  • BS in Health Care Management: 12 credits
  • BS in Health Sciences/MS in Health Sciences: 9 credits
  • BS in Health Care Management/MBA: 12 credits

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

  • AS in Health Sciences: 6 credits
  • BS in Health Sciences: 6 credits
  • BS in Health Care Management: 9 credits
  • BS in Health Sciences/MS in Health Sciences: 6 credits
  • BS in Health Care Management/MBA: 9 credits

Documentation required: Certificate or certification card from the National Health Career Association (NHA)

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

888.647.2388

admissions@excelsior.edu

  • AS in Health Sciences: 30 credits
  • BS in Health Sciences: 38 credits
  • BS in Health Care Management: 26 credits
  • BS in Health Sciences/MS in Health Sciences: 38 credits
  • BS in Health Care Management/MBA: 26 credits

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

  • AS in Health Sciences: 9 credits
  • BS in Health Sciences: 9 credits
  • BS in Health Care Management: 9 credits
  • BS in Health Sciences/MS in Health Sciences: 9 credits
  • BS in Health Care Management/MBA: 9 credits

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

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.”