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Credit for Military Service

Academic credit for military service is granted for Military Occupational Specialties (MOS) and Service Schools in accordance with the American Council on Education guidebook. Veterans interested in claiming academic credit through this program should check with the Assistant Director of Admissions and Records and active duty military should contact the Executive Director of the Leavenworth Center.

Military service credits are evaluated after satisfactory completion of one semester or six (6) credit hours at KCKCC.

Applicants wanting military service credit must be approved by the Assistant Director of Admissions and Records or the Executive Director of the Leavenworth Center and be currently enrolled in classes at KCKCC.

Academic credit is posted on transcripts according to the American Council on Education guidebook. It is used as elective credit hours toward graduation. The notation on the transcript reads: Credit granted for military service. A CR grade is recorded on the transcript.

Students can accumulate a maximum of 15 credit hours for military service credit.

For posting to the KCKCC transcript, the student:

Must pay a $25 fee;

Must have completed a minimum of 6 credit hours at KCKCC; and

Must be currently enrolled and satisfactorily complete the semester of posting.