Prior Learning Assessment allows a student the opportunity to earn college credit for learning done outside of the classroom.
Prior Learning Credit May Include:
- Significant work or volunteer experience in the area which you are seeking credit.
- State, national, or industry certifications that define your learning experience.
- Advanced Placement exams taken while in high school.
- Articulating and documenting the learning you received as a result of your experiences.
If you meet any of the above criteria, contact the PLA manager to explore your opportunities PLA@owens.edu or (567) 661-2387.
Types of Credit for Prior Learning
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