Your Path to Bachelor’s Degree Completion

At WilmU, students can use their prior learning and experience as building blocks in their pathway to completing a degree.

Sources of Academic Credit

Build your pathway with credit from a variety of sources. Our team will help you maximize your credit award and reach your goals faster.

Prior college-level coursework

Transfer credits from prior courses, degrees and pre-college programs.

Certifications, trainings and licenses

Explore how industry-recognized trainings and credentials may translate into WilmU academic credit.

Military experience

WilmU accepts credit for military training and course credit earned through DANTES, ECE, CLEP and other sources.

Standardized tests and exams

Discover alternatives for earning WilmU credit from ACE credit-recommended partner courses or standardized exams.

Portfolio assessment

Students may earn credit for knowledge obtained outside of the classroom by preparing a portfolio for faculty review.

Work-integrated learning

As a WilmU student, you can earn academic credit through employment in a supervised co-op or internship related to your field of study.

Student Examples

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= credits remaining to complete WilmU bachelor's degree


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Certifications (Microsoft Office Specialist: 3 credits, CompTIA Network+: 3 credits, SHRM Certified Professional: 9 credits): 15 CREDITS

DE Construction Apprenticeship: 42 CREDITS

= 57 credits accepted

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63 credits remaining to complete bachelor's degree


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Prior college coursework: 9 CREDITS

Training (Police Academy): 12 CREDITS

Military experience: 39 CREDITS

Standardized Exam: 6 CREDITS

= 66 credits accepted

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54 credits remaining to complete bachelor's degree


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Prior college coursework (Associate Degree: 60 credits, Relevant undergraduate courses: 27 credits): 87 CREDITS

= 87 credits accepted

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33 credits remaining to complete bachelor's degree

Ready for an evaluation of your prior learning and experience?

Complete our Credit Predictor Standard Tool’s quick questionnaire to get started.

Credit Predictor Standard Tool

Have questions? Let us help!

Our Enrollment and Engagement Counselors can guide you through the application process, admissions requirements, funding options and more so you can build the WilmU education plan that works for you.