Transfer Credit

Transfer credit may be accepted in lieu of AMF Certificate courses offered through the Geosciences Distance Education Programs if the following criteria are met:

  • Courses must be from an accredited institution.
  • Courses must be equivalent to the program's course.
  • Courses must have been taken within the past 5 years.
  • Student must have earned a grade of "B" or better in the course.

To request a waiver for a course please send a copy of your transcript with the courses you wish to have evaluated marked. Transcripts can be faxed to 662.325.9423*, scanned in an email to or sent to:

Geosciences Distance Education Programs
Attn: Academic Advisor
P.O. Box 5448
Mississippi State, MS 39762

*Please include a cover sheet with your name, phone number, and current email address.