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__ Credential or License

Enter the exact name of the credential or license and leave either Credential or License, whichever applies. Then delete these instructions.

Credits Available

  • Course Name (# credits, division level) Use bulleted alphabetized list.

Dates Valid

Month Year through Month Year (use the actual word "through"; do not use dashes)

Issuing Agency

Name of the Issuing Agency. Insert link to their website in their name, the link should open in a new page. Include a brief description of the agency, if available (can pull from the report or their website)

About the Credential

Brief Description of the Credential, if available (can pull from the report or their website). If not available, delete section

Applying for the Credit

Have the issuing agency submit your transcript or record directly to the Registrar and submit a Credential Credit Application to apply for the credit.

  • Charter Oak students: Log into the ACORN Student Portal and look in Student Self-Service / Student Forms.
  • Non-Charter Oak students: Contact the PLA Office to request a Credential Credit Application.

PLA credit may or may not apply toward your degree plan.

Non-Charter Oak students will also need to use need to use the Credit Registry service to apply the credit to a transcript.

Course Descriptions

Course Title (in bold)
Course description or learning outcomes (from the review report). Not needed for Charter Oak courses with our course #s.
NOTE: Use hard returns (hold the "shift" key while using the "enter" key) after the course name to prevent extra space between the name and the description