Credit for Prior Military
Students with prior military service may qualify for academic credit for
Pay grade E3 must be reached before any credit can be given. DBU does not accept credit at the vocational level, or credit that is duplicated through other courses. Duplication can be determined by reading the Objective and Instruction section of the Guide Entry.
In order to receive credit, course names, numbers, and dates must exactly match those listed in the ACE Guidebook.
Army Service: (Active duty since 10/1/81)
For Army personnel entering active duty on or after 10/1/81, the Army/American Council on Education Registry Transcript System (AARTS) transcript is available. This transcript documents military training and experience and is acceptable for credit by the DBU Registrar.
To obtain the transcript, submit DA Form 545R, Address request for Army/ American Council on Education Transcript to:
Air Force Service:
Navy-Marines-Coast Guard-Department of Defense:
(Include Army if active duty is prior to 10/81) Any student with
military service who is not eligible for the AARTS or CCAF transcript
must submit the following information: 1. DD Form 214,
(Armed Forces Report of Transfer of Discharge)
(Include Army if active duty is prior to 10/81)
Any student with military service who is not eligible for the AARTS or CCAF transcript must submit the following information:
1. DD Form 214, (Armed Forces Report of Transfer of Discharge)
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