Transfer Credit

BHU Credit Awarding Process

Get credit where credit is due when you take advantage of BHU's flexible credit transfer policy. Save time and money with BHU!

In addition to offering a flexible credit transfer policy and one of the lowest tuition rates in the nation, financial aid is available to those who qualify.

View our steps below to get started!

Credit Review Process

When you apply to BHU, you can have an unofficial credit evaluation (free of charge) to help you determine which credits will transfer. Then, our admission team and academic advisors will work with you during the transfer process to help you prepare for success as a new student.

It’s easy to get started!

Step 1: Request your Transcript

During the pre-evaluation process, BHU can initially evaluate a copy of your unofficial transcript initially

Transcript Submission Methods:

  • Electronic Transcript - Student can upload a copy of the transcript directly to the Pre-Evaluation Request Form. 
  • Physical Transcript - Student must contact former school/s to request that an official transcript is sent to BHU’s Admissions Team. It can take 2-4 weeks for us to receive your transcripts, so it’s best to start the process as soon as possible.

*All official transcripts must be physically mailed to the university at the address listed below:

Beulah Heights University
Attn: Admissions Office
892 Berne Street SE
Atlanta, GA 30316

Step 2: Submit the Request Form

Once you have requested your school transcript, please complete the Transcript Pre-Evaluation Form.

Please note, BHU will process the request form once all indicated transcripts have been received. 

Step 3: Evaluation Notification

Once your transcript and evaluation form are received, the Academic Department will review your transcript for possible transfer credit. We will contact you once the evaluation is completed to provide information on the final decision.

*Please note that credits will be officially applied to the student record once the Registrar’s Office has verified the official transcript during the student’s first semester of enrollment.

Transfer Credit Chart

When you apply to BHU, you can an unofficial credit evaluation (free of charge) to help you determine which credits will transfer. Then, our admission team and academic advisors will work with you during the transfer process to help you prepare for success as a new student.

Follow the simple steps above!

Degree ProgramTotal Possible Transfer HoursTotal Credit Hours
Associate of Arts Religious Studies48 Hours Grade of C or higher66 credit hours
Associate of Arts Leadership Studies48 hours Grade of C or higher66 credit hours
Associate of Business Administration48 Hours Grade of C or higher66 credit hours
Bachelor of Arts Religious Studies96 Hours Grade of C or higher129 credit hours
Bachelor of Arts Leadership Studies96 Hours Grade of C or higher129 credit hours
Bachelor of Business Administration96 Hours Grade of C or higher129 credit hours
Master of Arts Religious Studies15 Hours42 credit hours
Master of Arts Leadership Studies15 Hours42 credit hours
Master of Business Administration6 Hours40 credit hours
Doctor of Ministry9 Hours36 credit hours
Doctor of Philosophy9 Hours60 credit hours

Advanced Standing

Advanced Standing is credit awarded at the graduate level for work completed at the undergraduate level when completed at an accredited institution, and when the course objectives align with BHU undergraduate course requirements for similar courses.

*Advanced Standing is granted only to entering students and not to transfer students.

Disclaimer: Advanced Standing hours credited by BHU may not transfer to another institution.

ProgramTransferable Hours
Master of ArtsUp to 9 hours
Master of DivinityUp to 21 hours
Doctor of MinistryUp to 6 hours

Transfer Credit Policy

Transferring credits refers to the practice of applying credit hours earned at one educational institution toward the completion of an academic program at another accredited or approved institution.

Use the link below to review the official transfer credit process for Beulah Heights University.