Saylor Academy Credit Transfer Partner:
Thomas Edison State University
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Students who are enrolled at Thomas Edison State University can earn 3-4 transfer credits for each of the Saylor Direct courses that are recommended for credit by ACE and NCCRS.
Additionally, Thomas Edison State University participates in the Alternative Credit Project™, to which Saylor Academy contributes fourteen courses. In partnership with Saylor Academy, TESU also offers an “open course option” for a low-cost two-year business degree.
Saylor Academy courses and their matching TESU courses are listed below.
Saylor Direct Credit Course Equivalencies
|Saylor Academy Course||TESU Substitute, Equivalent, Department, or Requirement|
|BIO101: Introduction to Molecular and Cellular Biology||BIO-101 Introductory Biology (equivalent)|
|BUS203: Principles of Marketing||Credit in business department
MAR-301 Introduction to Marketing
|BUS204: Business Statistics||Credit in business department
OPM-351 Business Statistics
|BUS205: Business Law and Ethics||Credit in business department
LAW-201 (School of Business and Technology)
|BUS208: Principles of Management||Credit in business department
MAN-301 Introduction to Management
|BUS210: Corporate Communication||Credit in the lower division baccalaureate degree category in business
COM-373 Managerial Communications (equivalent)
MAN-373 and HRM-373 (substitute)
|CHEM101: General Chemistry I||CHE-104 Introductory Chemistry|
|CS101: Introduction to Computer Science I||COS-101 Introduction to Computers/CIS|
|MA001: Beginning Algebra||MAT-121 College Algebra|
|MA005: Calculus I||MAT-231 Calculus I|
|POLSC201: Intro to Western Political Thought||POS-299 (generic lower division political science)
Can also satisfy the Political Theory requirement
Saylor Academy courses – Alternative Credit Project
(See www.saylor.org/alternative-credit-project for more details.)
|Saylor Academy Course||ACP Number||TESU Equivalent|
|BIO101: Introduction to Molecular and Cellular Biology||ACPE-0023||BIO-101|
|BUS101: Introduction to Business||ACPE-0107||BUS-101|
|BUS103: Introduction to Financial Accounting||ACPE-0113||ACC-101|
|BUS203: Principles of Marketing||ACPE-0127||MAR-301|
|BUS205: Business Law and Ethics||ACPE-0099||LAW-201|
|BUS208: Principles of Management||ACPE-0123||MAN-301|
|BUS210: Corporate Communication||ACPE-0006||MAN-373|
|CHEM101: General Chemistry||ACPE-0034||CHE-104|
|MA001: College Algebra||ACPE-0016||MAT-121|
|MA005: Calculus I||ACPE-0015||MAT-231|
|MA121: Introduction to Statistics||ACPE-0017||STA-201|
|PHYS101: Introduction to Mechanics||ACPE-0008||PHY-111|
|PHYS102: Introduction to Electromagnetism||ACPE-0007||PHY-112|
|POLSC221: Introduction to Comparative Politics||ACPE-0071||POS-282|
Please check with your advisor or admissions guide for additional information about specific requirements that these courses can fulfill in your degree program.
For more about Thomas Edison’s transfer policies and procedures: http://www.tesu.edu/academics/catalog/Transfer-Credit.cfm
For more information about how to apply: http://www.tesu.edu/admissions/
About Thomas Edison
Established in 1972, Thomas Edison State University http://www.tesu.edu/ has a national reputation for academic excellence and educational integrity and is a national leader in the assessment of adult learning. The College is one of New Jersey’s 12 senior public institutions of higher education and one of the first schools in the country designed specifically for adult learners. The College provides flexible, high-quality, collegiate learning opportunities for self-directed adults and offers degree programs and certificates in more than 100 areas of study. The College’s is a pioneer in using the latest technology to deliver methods of learning and earning credit learning for busy adults, which include online courses, prior learning assessment, credit-bearing exams and courses accessed via mobile devices.