your past credit counts.
UMass Amherst has a generous policy on transfer credits, allowing up to 75 credits from other colleges and universities no matter how long ago you took your courses. You may also be able to earn transfer credits from CLEP, DANTES, AP and SAT ll exams, professional trainings and certifications, training received in the military, and credit earned through ACE and UExcel evaluations. All active duty service members and veterans receive 3-4 academic credits for completing basic training.
transfer credits. finish your degree.
After you submit your application materials, the UMass Office of Undergraduate Admissions will review your transcripts and use its generous criteria to decide how many of your courses will be accepted as transfer credits. The university's Transfer of Credit page will give you a general idea of what courses are accepted by UMass Amherst. And the Quick Tips on Identifying Transferrable General Education Courses will give you a good sense of the types of courses that will not only transfer in, but are also likely to fulfill general education requirements.