Credits earned at the Academy of Allied Health Careers may not transfer to another educational institution. Credits earned at another educational institution may not be accepted by the Academy of Allied Health Careers. You should obtain confirmation that the Academy of Allied Health Careers will accept any credits you have earned at another educational institution before you execute an enrollment contract or agreement. You should also contact any educational institutions that you may want to transfer credits earned at the Academy of Allied Health Careers to determine if such institutions will accept credits earned at the Academy prior to executing an enrollment contract or agreement. The ability to transfer credits from the Academy of Allied Health Careers to another educational institution may be very limited. Your credits may not transfer and you may have to repeat courses previously taken at the Academy of Allied Health Careers if you enroll in another educational institution. You should never assume that credits will transfer to or from any educational institution. It is highly recommended and you are advised to make certain that you know the transfer of credit policy of the Academy of Allied Health Careers and of any other educational institutions you may in the future want to transfer the credits earned at the Academy of Allied Health Careers before you execute an enrollment contract or agreement. Transfer of credits for courses taken in specific programs at the Academy will be evaluated on an individual basis if a student chooses to take an additional program at the Academy.
The Academy of Allied Health Careers is a special purpose institution. That purpose is to help students improve their life by preparing them for a job. As a private school we offer post-secondary educational programs that meet the needs of the job market. In doing so we provide appropriate health related education for patient focused care and cross training of competent medical personnel. The Academy strives to prepare our students to be productive, employable and an asset to the community and employer. We believe that every human being is deserving of proper quality health care. Our purpose does not include preparing for further college study, although the Academy’s programs may be advantageous to the college student. Students should be aware that transfer of credit is always the responsibility of the receiving institution. Whether or not credits transfer is solely up to the receiving institution. Any student interested in transferring credit hours should check with the receiving institution directly to determine to what extent, if any, credit hours can be transferred. Transfer credits for courses taken in specific programs at the Academy will be evaluated on an individual basis if a student chooses to take an additional program. In order to view detailed job placement and graduation information on the programs offered by The Academy of Allied Health, please visit www.tn.gov/thec and click on the Authorized Institutions Data button.