Shasta College will evaluate your Joint Services Transcript or your Community College of the Air Force for the opportunity to receive equivalent course credit. Here are the steps to have your military experience evaluated for credit:

All branches, except the Air Force:

  1. You must be a current Shasta College student.  If you have not yet applied, please follow the steps to apply to the college. If you are already a current Shasta College student, proceed to step 2.
  2. Request your Joint Services Transcript 
  3. Request your Member 4 copy of your DD-214 
  4. Make an appointment with the Veterans Counselor
  5. Complete a Credit for Prior Learning Petition: Military (Dynamic Forms)

Air Force

  1. You must be a current Shasta College student.  If you have not yet applied, please follow the steps to apply to the college. If you are already a current Shasta College student, proceed to step 2.
  2. Request your Community College of the Air Force transcripts. You can order an official transcript through the Air University or the CCAF Online Transcript System 
    1. An official copy should be mailed to Shasta College Admissions/Records, PO Box 496006, Redding, CA 96049-6006, or emailed to admissions@shastacollege.edu
    2. You should also obtain an unofficial copy for your own records and for completing the form in step 5
  3. Request your Member 4 copy of your DD-214 
  4. Make an appointment with the Veterans Counselor
  5. Complete a Credit for Prior Learning Petition: Transcript Evaluation

Please Note: If Shasta College awards Credit for Prior Learning coursework and units, they will be used to fulfill your Shasta College graduation requirements. This coursework and associated units will be added to your Shasta College transcript.

If you plan to transfer to another institution, please be aware that every college/university has their own policies about Credit for Prior Learning. What was accepted at Shasta College may not be accepted at another institution.

Contact Us

Speak to the Veterans Counselor for all Credit for Prior Learning options and how they can best meet your academic goals.