Get Credit For What You Know!

 

Get Credit For What You Know!

Prior Learning Assessment (PLA)

Use Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) to save time and money - get credit for what you know and earn your degree quicker. It doesn't matter where, when or how you learned something - if it matches a college course we can probably help you prove that and get credit for it.

Learn More About PLA

PLA Credit

  • Available Credit
  • Credit from PLA cannot duplicate other credit you have.
  • Consult with your Academic Counselor or home institution advisor and make sure any credit you earn from PLA will fit in your degree plan.

How Do I Get Credit For What I Know?

Who Should Consider PLA?

  • Do you have extensive work or volunteer experience?
  • Have you successfully completed workplace or other training programs?
  • Have you earned a professional license or credential?
  • Were you ever in the military?
  • Do you have learning that corresponds to college courses?
  • Can you document your college-level learning?

When Should I Consider PLA?

  • The earlier in your educational planning, the better.
  • Avoid taking classes that you could earn PLA credit for.

Why Should I Consider PLA?

  • Save time!
  • Save money!
  • Earn credit!
  • Obtain your degree quicker!

What About the Fees?

Current fees are posted in the online College catalog:

How Do I Get Help With The Fees?

HLSCI TAACCCT Grant PLA Activities

Contact the PLA Office.