Military Service Credit

The University awards credit for educational experience during military service according to the recommendations of the American Council on Education as published in "The Guide to the Evaluation of Military Experiences in the Armed Services."  Policies governing the acceptance of credit awarded for military experience toward satisfying degree requirements vary among the degree-granting colleges of the University. Students should contact their college academic advisement office for specific information on the applicability of this type of credit toward degree requirements. General questions concerning the evaluation of educational experience in the armed services should be directed to the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center Office of Admissions and Records.

The grade of S (satisfactory) is assigned to all credit awarded for military training.
Students may submit the following military records to verify successful completion of military training to the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center Office of Admissions and Records for review:

Army, Navy, and Marine Corps - Submit an official Joint Services Transcript. To request a Joint Services Transcript be sent electronically to the University you may visit
https://jst.doded.mil/official.html.

Air Force – To request an official transcript from the Community College of the Air Force for work taken as an undergraduate or from the Air University for work taken as a graduate, a written request must be sent to CCAF/DESS, 100 South Turner Blvd., Maxwell AFB, Gunter Annex, AL 36114.  For the Air University, mail request form to Air University Registrar (AU/CFR), 60 Shumacher Ave., Maxwell AFB, AL 36112. You may also visit http://www.au.af.mil/au/cf/.

U.S. Coast Guard - Submit a U.S. Coast Guard Institute transcript by visiting here, call (405) 954-0072, or write: U.S. Coast Guard Institute, 5900 SW 64th Street, Oklahoma City, OK 73169-6990.

DANTES/USAFI — Students may also request a transcript from DANTES (Defense Activity for Non-Traditional Education Support) or USAFI (United States Armed Forces Institute -- tests taken prior to July 1, 1974). Many tests taken under the auspices of DANTES or USAFI carry American Council on Education credit recommendations recognized by the University. Official DANTES transcripts can be ordered by completing attached form: http://www.dantes.doded.mil/_content/Military_DSST_CLEP_transcript_post74.pdf#zoom=100. Official USAFI transcripts or test completed prior to July 1, 1974 may be obtained completing attached form: http://www.dantes.doded.mil/_content/USAFI_GED_transcript_prior74.pdf#zoom=100.

The policies governing the acceptance of credit awarded for military experience toward satisfying degree requirements vary among the degree-recommending colleges of the University. Students should contact their college/department for more specific information.

Contact Information:
Office of Admissions and Records
(405) 271-2359
Admissions@ouhsc.edu