A graduate student at John Carroll may transfer graduate credit earned concurrently as a transient or visiting student at another graduate school under the following conditions:

  • Approval of the advisor, the chair of the department, and the appropriate dean is required prior to enrollment in the course or courses concerned.
  • The maximum allowance will be the equivalence in semester hours of two comparable courses at John Carroll.
  • A combination of Advanced Standing and Transfer of Credit may not exceed the equivalence in semester hours of two comparable courses at John Carroll.
  • Courses used to complete requirements for other degrees will not be accepted for transfer.
  • A letter grade of “B” or better (does not include B-) must be obtained in any course considered for transfer credit.
  • Official transcripts must be submitted from the institution directly to our office for all credits considered for transfer.
  • A transient petition form must be submitted for approval before a course is taken.