Transfer credit can be accepted in lieu of BMP/OMP Certificate courses offered through the Geosciences Distance Education Programs if the following criteria are met:
- Courses must be from an accredited institution.
- Courses must be the equivalent to the program’s course.
- Course must have been taken within the past 5 years.
- Student must have earned a grade of "B" or better in the course.
To request a waiver for a course please send a copy of your transcript with the courses you wish to have evaluated marked. Transcripts can be faxed to 662.325.9423*, scanned in an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or sent to:Geosciences Distance Education Programs
Attn: Academic Advisor
P.O. Box 5448
Mississippi State, MS 39762
*Please include a cover sheet with your name, phone number, and current email address.