VALOR Act Academic Credit Evaluation Policy
In accordance with the Valor Act, Cape Cod Community College uses the ACE Guide to the Evaluation of Educational Experience in the Armed Services as the primary method for evaluating and awarding academic credit for military occupation, training, coursework and experience. Credit for military experience is treated as transfer credit and is listed as military credit on College transcript(s).
Official documentation of military experience must be submitted to the Office of the Registrar. The Army, Coast Guard, Marine Corp and Navy: Active Duty, Reserve and Veterans now use the Joint Service Transcript (JST): https://jst.doded.mil/.
Additional credit may be earned by passing certain examinations or through portfolio review: