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Here's your roadmap to finishing your University degree faster with PLR credits from the Customs Brokers License Exam.

How many college credits is it worth?

The most current University review identified up to 7 credit(s) in course equivalencies at Thomas Edison State University for successfully completing the Customs Brokers License Exam. A student's credit eligibility is determined according to the submission of appropriate documentation as well as the documented date of successful credentialing exam completion. If you completed your credentialing exam outside the effective dates listed in the following table, check the notes below the table for any reference to an earlier University review.

The credentialing exam components have been divided into the following courses:
(TIP: Hover over each column heading for a description)

Customs Broker License Exam
TESU Course
Effective Dates
For Staff Use
Intro to Customs Brokerage3HLS-13001/2010-05/2017 CBL.CUSTMS
Automated Customs Documentation Systems1HLS-13101/2010-05/2017 CBL.CUSTMS
Customs Regulations and Trade Agreements3HLS-23001/2010-05/2017 CBL.CUSTMS

What can I study? top of page


How do I get started? top of page

  • Submit documentation of successful completion

    Students should download and submit this cover sheet along with a notarized copy of their Customs Broker License to the Office of the Registrar, Thomas Edison State University, 111 West State Street, Trenton, NJ 08608. The University will verify the currency of the license on the CBP Customs Broker website with the issuing CBP Port.


Can I transfer PLR credit to another institution? top of page

If you are seeking to transfer the PLR credits to another college, the decision whether or not to accept these credits in transfer rests with that college. It is the student's responsibility to ensure that the receiving institution's academic policy will allow transfer of each credit. Thomas Edison State University offers a non-degree service called Individual Learning Account that may be helpful.

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