Seminary Advanced Placement Policy
School of Divinity
Seminary Students who meet the criteria outlined in the policy.
Liberty University School of Divinity students admitted to the Seminary may petition the Graduate Transcript Evaluation Office for permission to substitute advanced electives for select foundational courses that are a significant duplication of course content covered in similar courses taken by the student at the undergraduate level.
To enable Seminary students with the appropriate background to replace foundational courses with higher level courses in the same discipline.
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Advanced Placement can be applied if petition meets the following criteria:
- Advanced Placement based on completed coursework will be able to Liberty University graduates only.
- Liberty University students may only request Advanced Placement for 300-400 level undergraduate courses taken at Liberty University in the specific subject area.
- These 300-400 level courses must have been passed with a grade of B or higher.
Only the courses below are available for Advanced Placement substitution:
If approved, student must take electives in the discipline(s) of the Advanced Placement substitution (Example: approved CHHI 520 substitution, student must take elective with a CHHI prefix).
Students who earned the bachelor’s degree at another institution must take the Institutional Challenge Exam (ICE exam) in order to qualify for Advanced Placement.
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