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Defense Acquisition University Contracting Certification

Webster University's transfer credit degree program with the Defense Acquisition University (DAU) Level II Contracting courses provides pre-approved graduate transfer credit for DoD personnel with Level II certification in contracting to to transfer up to 12 credit hours of graduate transfer credits. The credit can be applied to Masters programs in the Walker School of Business & Technology and select programs in the College of Arts and Sciences including the MS in Criminal Justice, MS in Environmental Management, MA in Gerontology, MA in Human Services, MA in International Relations, MA in Legal Studies, MA in National Security Studies, and the MS in Science Management and Leadership. Transfer work can be used as either core courses or elective courses, depending on program requirements. Some programs may accept fewer credits based on specific degree requirements.

Students pursuing the Webster University Government Contracting Certificate cannot apply DAU transfer credit toward the certificate. Per the Graduate Catalog, transfer credit cannot be applied toward certificate programs.

Eligibility Requirements

  1. Level II Certification in Contracting using DAU and/or DAU-equivalent courses.
  2. Application and admission to one of the Webster University graduate programs listed above following prescribed admission procedures.
  3. All transfer credit is subject to Webster University’s Graduate Catalog policy on Transfer of Credit.

Documentation

  1. Submission of an official transcript showing completion of a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited academic institution.
  2. Submission of an official DAU transcript.
  3. Submission of a copy of the certificate showing Level II certification in contracting.

Transfer Credit Awarded

Application of Transfer Credits 
For students who completed the Level II DAU Contracting Certification on or after April 1, 2017, the series is eligible for up to 12 hours of graduate transfer credits to degree programs listed previously. Identified transfer courses can be used as either core courses or open electives, depending on program requirements. Some programs may accept fewer credits based on core course requirements and open elective requirements.

Students must submit official DAU transcript and Level II or Level III certificate showing certification in the Contracting program on or after April 1, 2017.

Pre-approved Course Substitutions: The following courses from the DAU Contracting certification program are pre-approved course substitutions/transfer credit.

Approved Webster University Transfer Credits
(Up to a maximum of 12 credit hours)
PROC 5860 - Government Contracting, 3 credits

PROC 5870 - Pricing and Contract Integration, 3 credits

PROC 5890 - Government Procurement Law, 3 credits

ITM 5300 - Procurement and Contract Management for Information Technology, 3 credits

 


Prior to April 1, 2017:

DAU Transfer Credit Agreements for the CON 202, CON 214, and CON 200 series. Courses can be applied toward to degree programs listed previously. Identified transfer courses can be used as either core courses or open electives, depending on program requirements. Some programs may accept fewer credits based on core course requirements and open elective requirements.

Webster University Courses DAU Contracting Courses:
CON 202 SERIES
DAU Contracting Courses:
CON 214 SERIES
DAU Contracting Courses:
CON 200 SERIES
PROC 5860 Government Contracting CON 202 Intermediate Contracting CON 214 Business Decisions for Contracting and

CON 215 Intermediate Contracting for Mission Support
CON 200 Business Decisions for Contracting and CON 280 Source Selection and Administration of Service Contracts
PROC 5870 Pricing and Contract Integration CON 204 Intermediate Contract Pricing 

(Plus waive PROC 5830 Pricing and replace with an elective)
CON 217 Cost Analysis and Negotiation Techniques and

CON 218 Advanced Contracting for Mission Support
CON 270 Intermediate Cost and Price Analysis and CON 290 Contract Administration and Negotiation Techniques in a Supply Environment
PROC 5890 Government Procurement Law CON 210 Government Contract Law CON 216 Legal Considerations in Contracting CON 216 Legal Considerations in Contracting

 

For more information about this program please contact the Office of Military Affairs, OMA@webster.edu or 1-314-246-VETS.

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