Transfer Course Policy

Currently Enrolled JBU Students

Transfer Course Policy

The Transfer Course Policy applies to currently enrolled JBU students.

Download Transfer Course Policy

If you are interested in transferring in credits to JBU, please fill out the Approval to Transfer Credit form before taking any classes off-campus.  If you need help finding classes that are eligible to transfer to JBU, please contact Sarah Philpot at

Approval to transfer credit

Questions regarding our Course Policy can be directed to the following persons for assistance:

Sarah Philpot, Associate Registrar


Becky Weimer, Registrar



Acadeum (College Consortium):

JBU has approved these courses for transfer.  The Acadeum (College Consortium) courses are online courses and are offered through other CCCU schools.

Acadeum College Consortium Transfer Policy


Reverse Transfer:

JBU has partnered with the following schools to create a pathway for you to earn an associate's degree from your community college and complete your bachelor's degree at JBU.

  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College
  • Carl Albert State College
  • Black River Technical College

Reverse transfer allows students who have taken classes at one of these community colleges to transfer credits earned at JBU back to the community college to complete an associate's degree.

If you have attended one of the colleges listed above, and are interested in reverse transfer, please fill out the reverse transcript request form. If you have questions about reverse transfer, please contact Sarah Philpot at

Reverse Transcript Request Form


JBU does not accept courses from Straighterline,, or similar services.