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Here's your roadmap to finishing your University degree faster with transferable credits from select Cisco certifications.

How many college credits is it worth?

The University will award up to 3 credit(s) in course equivalencies at Thomas Edison State University for successfully completing select Cisco certifications. A student's credit eligibility is determined according to the submission of appropriate documentation as well as the documented date of successful certification completion. If you completed your certification outside the effective dates listed in the following table, check the notes below the table for any reference to an earlier University review.

The certification has been equated with the following courses:
(TIP: Hover over each column heading for a description)

Cisco Exam/Certification
TESU Course
Effective Dates
For Staff Use
Cisco CCNA3ITS-24008/01/2022 - 05/31/2027 CISCOR-S
Cisco CCNA Routing/Switching3ITS-24009/25/2016 - 7/31/2022 CISCOR-S

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  • Submit documentation of successful completion

    To allow TESU to verify this certification, student should:
    1. Log into the Cisco Certification Tracking System at
    2. Click on Publish Credentials
    3. Click on Certification Validation
    4. Select CCNA Routing and Switching to publish.
    5. Enter the email address to send the verification report to TESU.
    6. In the message, include your TESU student ID# if you have one.
    7. Click Publish Report to share the report with the TESU Registrar's Office.
    8. A status message will be displayed in red at the top of the page under your name and candidate ID number: "Your certifications have successfully been published."

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