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International Credit Conversion Guide

This table serves as a guide for students and advisors to calculate USC credit earned through international study. If you are looking for a conversion for an institution that is not in the chart, please contact the registrar’s office.

Country Name of School International Credit System Conversion Multiplier   Example Keywords
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Argentina Universidad de Belgrano Contact hours 0.067 15 Contact Hours = 1 USC Credit  
Aruba Univeristy of Aruba ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Australia University of Newcastle Units 0.375 10 Units = 3.75 USC Credits  
Australia Griffith University Local credits 0.3 10 Credits = 3 USC Credits  
Australia International College of Management US credits 1 1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
Australia University of Queensland Local Credits 1.5 2 Credits = 3 USC Credits  
Australia James Cook University Local Credits 1 1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
Australia Queensland University of Technology Local Credits 0.33 12 Credits = 4 USC Credits  
Australia Bond University Local Credits   0.375 10 Credits = 3.75 USC Credits  
Australia La Trobe University Credits 0.25 4 Credits = 1 USC Credit  
Australia Deakin University Credit Points 3.75 1 Credit = 3.75 USC Credits  
Australia RMIT University Units 0.25 4 Units = 1 USC Credit  
Australia University of Sydney Units 0.625 1.6 Units = 1 USC Credit  
Australia University of Technology, Sydney Credit Points 0.625 1.6 Credits = 1 USC Credit  
Austria University of Vienna Contact hours 0.067 15 Contact Hours = 1 USC Credit  
Austria Universitat Salzburg Local Credits 1 1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
Austria Vienna University of Economics & Business ETCS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Belgium Vesalius College ECTS  0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Belgium Universite Catholique de Louvain ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Brazil Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro local credits 0.067 15 Contact Hours = 1 USC Credit  
Brazil Pontificia Universidade Catolica Local Credits 1 1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
Chile Universidad Vina Del Mar Contact Hours 0.067 15 Contact Hours = 1 USC Credit  
Chile Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Valparaiso Local Credits 1 1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
China Guangzhou University local credits 0.75 4 Credits = 3 USC Credits  
China Shanghai Jiao Tong University Local Credits 1 1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
China Ming Chuan University Local Credits 1 1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
China The Chinese University of Hong Kong Local Credits 1 1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
China Fudan University Credits   1.2 1 Credit = 1.2 USC Credits  
China Beijing Normal University Credits 0.75 4 Credits = 3 USC Credits  
China Tsinghua University Local Credits 1 1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
China  Institute for Tourism Studies  Local Credits  1  1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
Costa Rica Universidad Veritas Contact hours 0.067 15 Contact Hours = 1 USC Credit  
Croatia DIU Libertas ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Czech Repulic  Charles University in Prague US Credits 1 1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
Czech Repulic  University of Economics Local Credits 1 1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
Czech Repulic  Anglo American Unveristy ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Denmark Copenhagen Business Schoool ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Denmark Danish Institute for Study Abroad US Credits 1 1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
Dominican Republic Pontificia Universidade Catolica Madre y Maestra Local Credits 1 1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
Dominican Republic Universidad IberoAmericana Local Credits 1 1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
Ecuador Universidad San Fransciso de Quito Local Credits 1 1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
Finland Aalto University ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
France Université Blaise-Pascal ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
France Dauphine Universite Paris ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
France The American Business School Paris US Credits 1 1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
France Universite d Aix-Marseille ECTS   2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
France  EM Lyon Business School  ECTS 0.5  6 ECTS = 3 USC Credits  
France ESSEC Business School ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
France Institute D'Etudes Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po) ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
France IAU College US credits 1 1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
France Kedge Business School ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
France SKEMA Business School ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
France Universite Stendhal Contact hours 0.067 15 Contact Hours = 1 USC Credit  
France Institut Catholique De Paris Contact Hours 0.067 15 Contact Hours = 1 USC Credit  
France Universite d'Artois ECTS  0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Germany University of Bamberg ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Germany Universitat Mannheim ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Germany Freie Universitate of Berlin ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Germany Martin Luther University ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Germany Humboldt University Contact Hours 0.067 15 Contact Hours = 1 USC Credit  
Hungary  Corvinus University of Budapest  ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Ireland University of Limerick ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Ireland Griffith College ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Ireland National University of Ireland, Galway ECTS  0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Ireland University College Dublin ECTS credits 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Israel  Hebrew University Local Credits  1  1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
Italy  American University of Rome  US Credits  1  1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
Italy Florence University of the Arts US Credits 1 1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
Italy Universita Commerciale Luigi Bocconi ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Italy LUISS Guido Carli ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Italy Sant'Anna Institute Local Credits 1 1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
Jordan Al-Ahliyya Amman University Local Credits 1 1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
Korea Sookmyung Women's University Local Credits 1 1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
Korea Korea University Local Credits 1 1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
Korea Yonsei University Local Credits  1 1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
Korea Sogang University Local Credits 1 1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
Korea  Konkuk University Local Credits 1 1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
Korea Sung Kyun Kwan University  Local Credits 1 1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
Morocco Moulay Ismail University  Units 1 1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
Netherlands Erasmus University ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Netherlands Tilburg University ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Netherlands University of Groningen ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
New Zealand  Auckland University of Technology  Credit Points  0.25  15 Points =  3.75 USC Credits  
New Zealand  Victoria University of Wellington  Local Credits 0.2 5 Credits = 1 USC Credit  
New Zealand  University of Otago Local Credits 0.25 4 Credits = 1 USC Credit  
New Zealand  Massey University Credits 0.25 4 Credits = 1 USC Credit  
Norway Bergen University College/Høgskolen i Bergen ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Peru Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola Local Credits 1 1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
Russia Moscow State University Contact hours 0.067 15 Contact Hours = 1 USC Credit  
Singapore  National University of Singapore Modular Credits 0.75  4 Modular Credits = 3 USC Credits  
South Africa Stellenbosch University Local Credit 0.25 4 Credits = 1 USC Credit  
Spain CUNEF ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Spain Universitas Compliuntensis ECTS  0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Spain Universidad Complutense de Madrid Contact hours 0.067 15 Contact Hours = 1 USC Credit  
Spain The Center for Cross-Cultural Studies US Credits  1 1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
Spain Universidad Antonio de Nebrija ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Spain Universidad Pablo de Olavide ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Spain Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona ECTS 0.5 (ECTS) 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Spain Universitat de Barcelona ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Spain Universidad de Navarra ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Spain Universidad Carlos III de Madrid  ECTS  0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Spain Universidad Internationcal Menendez Pelayo Contact hours 0.067 15 Contact Hours = 1 USC Credit  
Spain Universidad de Malaga  Contact hours 0.067 15 Contact Hours = 1 USC Credit  
Spain IE Universitas ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Spain Universidad de Granada Contact hours 0.067 15 Contact Hours = 1 USC Credit  
Spain  University of Deusto  US Credits  1  1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
Spain University of Seville Contact hours 0.067 15 Contact Hours = 1 USC Credit  
Spain Universidad Francisco de Vitoria ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Spain Universidad de Salamanca Contact hours 0.067 15 Contact Hours = 1 USC Credit  
Spain Pompeu Fabra University ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Sweden Jonkoping University ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Switzerland University of St. Gallen ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Switzerland Zurich University ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
Taiwan     National Chengchi University Local Credits 1.2 3 Credits = 3.6 USC Credits  
Taiwan  National Taiwan University  Local Credits 1 1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
Thailand Mahidol University Local Credits 0.75 4 Credits = 3 USC Credits  
Turkey Koc University Local Credits 1 1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
UK University of Bristol   Credit Points 0.25 20 Points = 5 USC Credits  
UK Queen Mary University of London   Local Credits 0.25 15 Credits = 3.75 USC Credits  
UK Univeristy of Strathclyde ECTS .5 (ECTS) 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
UK Kingston University - London Local Credits 1 1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
UK The University of Leeds Local Credits 0.25 20 Credits = 5 USC Credits  
UK University of Kent ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
UK University of Westminster Local Credits 0.25 4 Credits = 1 USC Credit  
UK University of the Arts, London Local Credits 1 1 Credit = 1 USC Credit  
UK Queen's University, Belfast CATS Points 0.25 4 CATS = 1 USC Credit  
UK University of Warwick CATS Points 0.25 4 CATS = 1 USC Credit  
UK University of Reading ECTS  0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
UK Swansea Unverisity Local Credits 0.25 15 Credits  = 3.75 USC Credits  
UK University of Saint Andrews ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
UK Oxford Brookes University ECTS 0.5 2 ECTS = 1 USC Credit  
UK University of Stirling Local Credits 0.228 11 Credits =2.5 USC Credits  
UK London School of Economics & Political Science Contact Hours 0.067 15 Contact Hours = 1 USC Credit  
UK Roehampton University Credits 0.25 4 Credits = 1 USC Credit  
UK King's College London Credits 0.25 4 Credits = 1 USC Credit  
UK University of Dundee Credits 0.25 4 Credits = 1 USC Credit