Transfer Credit

Students may petition for the evaluation of academic credit for transfer from another regionally accredited United States university or college, to be applied for credit toward a master’s degree program. Requirements affecting transfer credit include:

  • Students must be formally admitted into the MSPPM degree program.
  • Students are allowed to apply a maximum of six graduate credits toward the MSPPM degree program.
  • The credit must be graduate level, and from a regionally accredited US institution of higher learning.
  • Transfer credit is awarded for courses with an equivalent course into the MSPPM degree curriculum.
  • For course(s) requested, the student must supply:
    • A completed Transfer Credit Form, which may be submitted from our website here: Transfer Credit Form.
    • A course description and a syllabus for the course at the time it was taken.
    • An official transcript containing the grade of the course requested. The originating institution must send the official transcript, in a sealed envelope, directly to GPS.Division of Graduate Professional Studies
      Rabb School of Continuing Studies

      Brandeis University
      415 South Street, Mail Stop 084
      P.O. Box 549110
      Waltham, MA 02454-9110
      USA
  • NOTE:
    • Only graduate level courses apply.
    • Only courses with a B- or better apply.
    • No transfer credit requests will be considered for the 9th and 10th graduate level courses in master’s degree programs.
    • Courses cannot be considered for transfer credit if they are part of a previously completed degree program.
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