Transfer Students

Columbia College Hollywood is committed to a transfer credit policy that is fair, flexible, and student-friendly. We encourage you to request credit for all courses successfully completed at another accredited postsecondary educational institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

Transfer Credit Criteria

The following criteria is used to evaluate courses and credits successfully completed at prior institutions:
You may be instructed to provide the following official documentation about a course you wish to transfer:

Transfer Credit Limits

If you're applying for a Bachelor of Fine Arts program, you may transfer no more than 144 total credits from a prior institution. If you're applying for an Associate of Fine Arts program, you may transfer no more than 72 total credits from a prior institution.
 
There is no guarantee that transfer credit will be approved or awarded. We also may not be able to approve transfer credits for courses requiring current, up-to-date knowledge of trends, technology, software, and/or hardware.