Graduate Catalog: 2021-22

Other Methods of Earning Credit

Prior Learning Assessment Credit

Prior Learning Assessment credit (PLA) is college credit given for graduate level learning acquired through job training programs, significant work experience which shows a progression of responsibility and sophistication in a field, and can be shown to be related to the objectives of the university and the respective program. Credit is given for the learning and skills acquired and not for the experience itself. Information concerning this process is available in the Registrar’s Office.