Credit for Prior Learning
What is Prior Learning?
Learning does not only take place in the halls of academia. Adult learners bring to the classroom many years of learning through diverse experiences in life and in the workplace. Some of these experiences may be counted towards college-level work through prior learning credits.
Prior Learning is defined as documented college-level learning acquired through
For more information, please click here for the Credit for Prior Learning Guide.
To learn more about the prior learning credit process, begin by completing the CAEL/LearningCounts Prior Learning Credit Predictor. Bring the Predictor results to your Admissions representative, who will forward them to an Academic Advisor.
Students enrolled in the LPN to B.S.N., Medical Assistant, Patient Care Technician, Practical Nurse, Surgical Processing Technician, and Surgical Technology programs should refer to their respective Student Handbook Supplements for additional information regarding credit for prior learning.
For information about transfer credits, see the Transfer Credit Policy.