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Your application has been submitted, but before we can make a decision, you must submit your $50 application fee and the following required documents:

  • Click here to pay your application fee
  • If you’ve earned credits previously from other colleges and universities, please submit official transcripts from the institutions you attended. You can order your official transcripts from the following sources, and have them sent directly to Peirce College:
  • Electronic transcripts should be sent to
  • Paper transcripts should be sent by mail to:

    Peirce College
    Office of the Registrar
    1608 Walnut Street, Suite 1900
    Philadelphia, PA 19103

Additional transfer credit sources:

  • Credit for CLEP® Exams:  Order your official test scores via the CLEP® website and have them sent directly to Peirce College.
  • Credit for Professional Training: Peirce College awards credit for professional training and credentials that have been evaluated by the American Council on Education’s College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE CREDIT). To order your ACE transcripts, create an account with the ACE Registry and Transcript system, which will send us your transcripts.
  • Credit for Military Training: Submit official copies of your Joint Service Transcript (JST) or Community College of the Air Force (CCAF) transcript.

If you're a first-time college student or current college student with fewer than 15 transferable credits, please submit your high school diploma, or a copy of you high school transcript or GED.

Once we receive all supporting documents, you should expect to receive an official decision within 24 hours by phone and then by email.

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