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American Collegiate, DC, Offers More Semesters and Credits

Published on November 16, 2021

International students enrolled in American Collegiate, DC, can now take up to four credit-bearing semesters. With the ability to earn up to 60 transfer credits, students now have access to more transfer options!

American Collegiate, DC, an elite undergraduate transfer program hosted by American University, a top-100 university in the US,* now offers the option to take up to four credit-bearing semesters. International students can confidently prepare for transfers to a wider range of world-class US universities – including guaranteed admission to American University.** Expanded offerings will be available for Spring 2022 – apply before December 8, 2021!

With American Collegiate, DC’s expanded offerings, students can:

  • Earn up to 60 transfer credits: Beyond their first year, international students can now enroll in up to two additional credit-bearing semesters. First Year Advanced and First Year students have the option to add one or two additional credit-bearing semesters to their program, while Extended First Year students have the option to add one additional credit-bearing semester to their program.

  • Gain a competitive edge for admission into top-50 universities: American Collegiate, DC, students have been accepted to top-50 national universities* including Emory University, University of Southern California, University of Michigan, New York University, Boston College, Purdue University, Ohio State University, and more.

  • Receive guidance and support beyond the first year: Students receive unparalleled transfer assistance at every stage of enrollment, including dedicated transfer guidance when applying to destination universities, English-language support, and more.

  • Progress seamlessly to American University: Students who successfully complete the American Collegiate, DC, program** and want to stay in Washington are guaranteed admission to finish their degree program at top-100 American University.*

I have had a great experience at American University. I would highly encourage and recommend all students across the globe to join this diverse, unique community at American University. Be a part of it and experience the joy that a student [can have] and [all the] community has to offer.” — Ahmed, Pakistan 

With American Collegiate, DC, international students benefit from a rigorous preparatory environment and confidently work toward transferring to a top US or world university with dedicated support.

Learn more about American Collegiate, DC’s expanded offerings >

*U.S. News & World Report, 2022

**Upon successful completion of the American Collegiate program with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better, students can apply to American University for guaranteed admission