Accelerate the completion of a degree or certificate by earning college credit through the Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) program. PLA provides students the opportunity to demonstrate knowledge and skills they have acquired through military and professional experience, and through formal or on-the-job training. Students may earn up to 75% of their required coursework through PLA credit, saving time and money.
PLA Options for Earning College Credit
The PLA Application Process
Follow the Student's Guide to PLA to ensure a successful PLA process.
Required Fees for PLA
|American Council on Education (ACE) Transcript Evaluation||$25|
|Continuing Education Articulation||No Fee|
|External Challenge Exam||Fee may apply*|
|High School Articulation Credit/Advanced Technical Credit||No Fee|
|Internal Challenge Exam||$25 per exam|
|Military Transcript Evaluation||No Fee|
|Portfolio Credit||$60 per portfolio|
*A fee of $25 per assessment will be charged for any additional faculty evaluation needed.