Translation and Evaluation Services

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Translation of transcripts is appropriate when a student is seeking admission only to Durham Tech. For any possible transfer credit, a transcript must be evaluated by one of the evaluation services listed below this section.

Translators should be certified by the American Translators Association. For a complete list of members, visit or the local chapter, Carolina Association of Translators and Interpreters at

Some local organizations include:

Global Translation Systems, Inc.
920B M.L. King, Jr. Blvd., Suite 212
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Tel: 919-967-2010
Fluent Language Solutions
P.O. Box 563308
Charlotte, NC 28256
Tel: 704-532-7446
CHICLE (Spanish & others)
109 Conner Drive, Suite 2200
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Tel: 919-933-0398
Bilingual Communications, Inc.
315 N. Academy Street, Ste 156
Cary, NC 27513
Tel: 919-380-7066
Fax: 919-380-1263


Transcripts must be professionally evaluated by one of the services listed below, if transfer credit for any previous courses taken is desired. This includes college or university transcripts, and high school transcripts if prerequisite courses are needed. Evaluation of your transcript does not guarantee that Durham Tech will accept the credits.

Evaluation services should be members of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services.  For a complete listing of members, visit

Some services that we regularly use include:

World Education Services
(Recommended for students planning to transfer to UNC-Chapel Hill or other universities)
Bowling Green Station
PO Box 5087
New York, NY  10274-5087
Tel: 212-966-6311 or 800-937-3895 Email:
Foreign Academic Credential Service (accounting, business)
P.O. Box 400
Glen Carbon, IL 62034
Tel: 618-307-6036
Global Credential Evaluators
P.O. Box 9203
College Station, TX 77842
Tel: 800-707-0979
Joseph Silny & Associates
7101 SW 102 Avenue
Miami, FL 33173
Tel: 305-273-1616
Educational Credential Evaluator
101 W. Pleasant St., Suite 200
Milwaukee, WI 53212
Tel: 414-289-3400 Email:
In addition to members of NACES, we also accept evaluations from:
International Education Services
One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 520
Washington, DC 20036-1135
Trustforte Language Services
(Used by the federal government)
271 Madison Avenue, Third Floor
New York, New York 10016
Tel: 212-481-4980
International Education Evaluations, Inc.
7900 Matthews - Mint Hill Rd., Suite 300,
Charlotte, NC  28227
Tel: 704-772-0109  Fax: 704-545-2484