How do my credits transfer?

Course Equivalency Search

The Transfer Equivalency Course Search is used to determine how courses completed at other institutions may transfer to Appalachian State University.


External Credit By Exam

Credit obtained through Advanced Placement Program (AP), International Baccalaureate Organization (IB) Diploma Program, College-Level Exampination Program (CLEP), and Cambridge International AS & A Levels may be accepted by Appalachian. Visit our External Credit by Exam page for more information.

How Credits Transfer

North Carolina Community College Transfer Guides

Transfer Guides (also known as Baccalaureate Degree Plans or BDPs) have been developed for all majors at Appalachian.  These guides are designed to assist North Carolina community college students with choosing appropriate coursework to meet both major and general education requirements.  All transfer guides are an example of a how a student could complete a transfer degree at a North Carolina community college and then transfer to Appalachian to complete a bachelor's degree.