Military Credits

Armed Forces Health and Physical Education:

​Credit for four semester hours of physical education will be awarded to members or former members of the U.S. Armed Forces who have completed six months or more of active duty and have been honorably discharged. The student must provide the Financial Aid Office with a request for this credit and a copy of their separation papers (Form DD214).

Credit for Military Services and Training:

Certain experiences in military service may be submitted to the Director of Enrollment Services/Registrar for evaluation. Coursework applicable to a Spoon River College curriculum that was taken through the Defense Activity for Non-Traditional Education Support (DANTES) or under the United States Armed Forces Institute (USAFI) may be given credit provided the course is recommended by the American Council on Education (ACE). An official Joint Services Transcript (JST) and a request for evaluation are required. Submit official transcripts of satisfactory completion of the work to Admissions and Records.