Credit by Examination

You may have the opportunity to earn ENMU credits by taking an approved examination or from your military service. The maximum number of hours you can apply to your degree from the combined areas below is 32 credit hours for an associate degree and 50 credit hours for a bachelor's.

To receive credit, you must provide an official score report to the Office of the Registrar. If you are a transfer student, we accept the credits reported on your official transcripts from accredited colleges or universities.

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Types of Credit We Accept

Advanced Placement

See accepted Advanced Placement Examinations (AP) and scores required

Advanced Placement Information


Earn credit for your College Level Examination Program (CLEP)

CLEP Information


ENMU awards up to 9 hours of credit depending on your ACT/SAT scores.

ACT/SAT Credit Information

Military Credit

Military service credit is accepted as elective credit, and varies by degree.

Military Credit Information

Course Challenging

At ENMU, you can earn up to 21 credits through course challenging.

Course Challenging Information


Earn credit for your DANTES Subject Standardized Tests (DSST) scores.

DSST (DANTES) Information

International Baccalaureate (IB)

International Baccalaureate Information

For More Information

Registrar and Records
ENMU Station 5
1500 S Ave K
Portales, NM 88130
800.FOR.ENMU (800.367.3668)
Phone: 575.562.2175
Fax: 575.562.2566