Advanced Standing by Proficiency Testing for California Military Personnel
Chamberlain recognizes the valuable knowledge, training and experience acquired through service.
Incoming students requesting proficiency credit from approved tests must submit official transcripts prior to initial registration. Approved tests include the International Baccalaureate Program (IB), Advanced Placement (AP), College Level Examination Program (CLEP) and DANTES Subject Standardized Tests (DSST). All proficiency credit from approved tests must meet the minimum score required by Chamberlain.
BSN Degree Program Curriculum Plan - (CA students only)
- Be a veteran of the United States military (honorably discharged and provide a DD form 214 “Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty” showing proof of healthcare specialist rating) or
- Be serving in active-duty status with the United States military and provide proof of healthcare specialist rating or
- Be classified with a healthcare specialist rating (i.e., Navy HM, AF 4N0X1, Army 68W) while serving in the military
- Submit proof of a minimum of 2 years or equivalent experience as a healthcare specialist or comparable role within the past 3 years