Credit for military experience

Transfer credit for military education and training can help you save time and money at TCC, enabling you to earn your degree faster.  

Request evaluation of military experience

Army, Coast Guard, Marines, National Guard and Navy

  1. Request an official Joint Services Transcript. Requests received by the JST System are processed and sent electronically to TCC within 1 business day.
  2. Complete and submit the Request Transfer Evaluation form.
  3. Complete and submit the online application for a SOC Student Agreement. (Veterans: skip this step)

Air Force

  1. Request your official Community College of the Air Force/Air University transcript.
  2. Complete and submit the Request Transfer Evaluation form


Transfer credit evaluation timeline

We encourage you to submit any military experience prior to enrolling in your first term at TCC. However, your information will not be evaluated by the Office of the College Registrar for transfer credit processing until after the academic drop deadline during your first term.​

Military sponsored credit programs at TCC

TCC’s Center for Military and Veterans Education (CMVE) offers programs to leverage your military-related training and experience and help you complete your TCC degree while on active duty. 

SOC - Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges
A TCC SOC Student Agreement makes it easy for active duty service members and their families to complete a TCC degree, even while living outside the Hampton Roads area. 

Navy College Program Distance Learning Partnership
TCC has created Roadmaps for certain Navy Ratings that clearly show how your military training and experience can be applied to a TCC degree.

Contact us

Phone: 757-822-1900
Fax: 757-822-1955

Mailing address:
Tidewater Community College

Office of the College Registrar
P.O. Box 9000
Norfolk, VA 23509-9000