Preliminary Transcript/Exam Score General Education Evaluation


 Submit Preliminary Transcript General Education Evaluation Request

Please read this page in it's entirety before submitting a request. You can have your transcripts evaluated by either method below:

  • Submit a Preliminary Transcript GE Evaluation Request

    • Complete the Preliminary Transcript General Education Evaluation form by clicking the above link and attach your unofficial transcripts and test score reports. This service is for evaluation for general education purposes only: AA GE, CSU GE , IGETC, SMC B.S GE. You will receive a notification to your SMC student email address once your evaluation has been processed, which may take up to 4 weeks depending upon workload. OR

  • Connect with a Counselor

    • Contact a counselor to request a preliminary transcript evaluation. Counselors are available to assist students with the evaluation process for major courses for SMC degrees and certificates in addition to general education evaluations: AA GE, CSU GE , IGETC, SMC B.S GE. 

Preliminary Transcript General Education Evaluation Request

This evaluation service is for students who have completed college coursework at a U.S regionally accredited college/university or have completed AP, IB or CLEP exams. The evaluation will determine if the courses satisfy general education (GE) requirements for transfer to UC or CSU campuses, or for an SMC degree

Because of the popularity of this service, we will prioritize serving currently enrolled SMC students and/or students who have met with an academic counselor at SMC. 

Some cases may require that students contact a counselor in order to be better served. Examples of when an online evaluation request will not be processed include the following:

  • Completion of 50 units or more at a college or university, including having earned a bachelor's or professional degree.

  • Completion of 65 units or more from California Community Colleges.

  • Request for course substitution or equivalency for SMC major and/or certificate of achievement. 
  • Request does not have all unofficial transcripts attached. Courses must be on the transcript of the college where they were taken. 

  • Request for prerequisite course waivers for math, English, or science courses.

  • Request for foreign coursework evaluation. 
  • A transcript evaluation was already completed for you.