Webster University's transfer credit degree program with the United States Army Sergeants Major Academy (USASMA) course provides pre-approved graduate transfer credit for USASMA for students who graduated from 2009 to 2012 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.

Eligibility Requirements

  1. Completion of the U.S. Army Sergeants Major Academy program, for students who graduated from 2009 to 2012.
  2. Application and admission to one of the Webster University graduate programs listed above following prescribed admission procedures.


  1. Submission of an Academic Evaluation Report (DA Form 1059) showing completion of USASMA program, with graduation dates between 2009 and 2012, as "Achieve Course Standards" (or Achieve Academic Standards) or "Exceeded Course Standards."
  2. Submission of an official transcript showing completion of a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited academic institution.

Transfer Credit Awarded

Pre-approved Course Substitutions: The following course from the USASMA program are pre-approved course substitutions for specific Webster courses. Webster University courses do not substitute to the USASMA program.


Approved Webster University Transfer Credits
(Up to a maximum of 12 credit hours)
Transfer Credit
MNGT 5000 Management 3 Credits
HRMG 5000 Managing Human Resources 3 Credits
MNGT 5670 Managerial Leadership 3 Credits
MNGT 5590 Organizational Behavior or MBA 5100 Adding Value through Human Capital 3 Credits

 Updated April 6, 2020

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