Earn College Credit for Military Training

We know that your life has taken an amazing course – we also know that because of your calling to the military, previous schooling and school records can be hard to come by. To ensure easy transition into the next part of your life’s call, Grace College recognizes ACE-recommended credit for military training, prior college-level course work, and CLEP exams. We also recognize DANTES/DSST credit for some degree programs.

Free Evaluation of Military Training

We also offer a free evaluation of military training and experience for college credit. To request an official evaluation, use the links below once you have completed the admission application. In order to complete your military evaluation, we only need your official transcripts –please do not send in any medal certificates, letters of appreciation, or any other awards and certificates.


Official military transcripts may be requested online, by clicking on the applicable link below.

Army: AARTS
Navy & Marines: SMARTS
Marines: MCI
Air Force: CCAF
Coast Guard: CGI
DOD Employee: DAU
DLPT: Defense Language Proficiency Test
CLEP/DANTES: May be sent in for evaluation. Must be official.
CLEP Transcript Request Form: (pdf)


If you have difficulty obtaining any of your military documents, please log on to Army Knowledge Online.

Note: If you served in the military prior to the year 1981 then you may submit a copy of your DD214, 2-1, 2A, or DD295 for an evaluation.

Please make sure to include your full name and date of birth on anything you send in to be evaluated.

If you have any questions about what to send, please contact our Veteran’s Specialist at 574-372-5100 ext 6415.