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Anti-Terrorism Training & Consulting Solutions, Inc. (A-T Solutions, Inc.)

The maximum transfer credit award possible from this specific memorandum of understanding (MOU) is 28 semester hours (SH); individual transfer credit award will vary based on the requirements of a student's selected degree program, any additional documents submitted for transfer credit evaluation (TCE), and the University's TCE policies.

Any credit awarded from this MOU is considered nontraditional transfer credit.


Undergraduate students must be pursuing one of the following programs at the University:

  • Any undergraduate level degree program


  • A student has met the terms of the agreement and is eligible for possible TCE review if they completed the specific course(s) through A-T Solutions, Inc. after the effective listed in the table below and they have not yet had an Initial TCE completed. 
  • If an Initial TCE has already been prepared and the student completed the specific course(s) listed in the table through A-T Solutions, Inc. after the official evaluation was completed, they can send in the updated paperwork. A TCE Update Request Form must also be submitted to initiate the review process. 
  • If a student changes their degree program, they are eligible for a review of their A-T Solutions, Inc. course(s) for possible transfer credit.
  • If a student has already had an Initial TCE completed, their documentation has already been reviewed, and no additional paperwork is to be submitted, they are NOT eligible for this MOU.

Students must send in their certificate(s) of completion from A-T Solutions, Inc. along with a TCE Application. Documentation of successful completion may make a student eligible for the following transfer credit recommendations depending on their specific undergraduate degree program requirements. For submitted certificates to be eligible for this MOU, they MUST display the A-T Solutions, Inc. course number and indicate the course completion date was AFTER the effective date listed in the table below.

A-T Solutions
Course #
A-T Solutions Course
Effective Date
APUS Transfer Credit Recommendation APUS 
ATS 100January 1, 2005Elective Credit2 SH
ATS 101May 1, 2007Elective Credit1 SH
ATS 102October 1, 2007Elective Credit1 SH
ATS 103May 1. 2007Elective Credit1 SH
ATS 104September 1, 2007Elective Credit2 SH
ATS 105January 1, 2006Elective Credit1 SH
ATS 106October 30, 2008Elective Credit2 SH
ATS 107November 1, 2006Elective Credit3 SH
ATS 108November 1, 2006HLSS230 - Chemistry of Explosives3 SH
ATS 109December 1, 2005Elective Credit3 SH
ATS 110December 1, 2005HLSS233 - Explosive Incident Assessment:
     Methods, Practices, Protocols
3 SH
ATS 111July 1, 2004HLSS232 - Electronics, Electricity, and
3 SH
ATS 112July 1, 2004Elective Credit3 SH
ATS 113*October 30, 2008HLSS230 - Chemistry of Explosives3 SH
HLSS232 - Electronics, Electricity, and
3 SH
HLSS233 - Explosive Incident Assessment:
     Methods, Practices, Protocols
3 SH
Elective Credit6 SH
ATS 114**October 30, 2008HLSS233 - Explosive Incident Assessment:
     Methods, Practices, Protocols
3 SH
Elective Credit6 SH
ATS 115January 1, 2007Elective Credit8 SH

Students who submit certificates of completion for ATS 107, ATS 108, ATS 109, ATS 110 or ATS 111 WILL NOT receive duplicate credit if they also submit ATS 113

Students who submit certificates of completion for ATS 107, ATS 109 or ATS 110 WILL NOT
receive duplicate credit if they also submit ATS 114

Please note:

For those students who are not pursuing one of these programs or that have taken a course outside the effective dates listed for this MOU, we are required to follow the American Council on Education (ACE) recommendations for awarding transfer credit. Credit must be evaluated by ACE and recommended for undergraduate level credit in order to possibly apply toward an undergraduate degree program at APUS.

This MOU is valid for the programs listed which may be reviewed each catalog year and credit recommendations may change if the programs or the MOU are altered and/or re-evaluated.