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Experiential Learning Credit


Welcome to the Experiential Learning Program. Prepare to embark on a journey of Self-Discovery. By completing the “Portfolio Modules,” and creating a winning portfolio, you may be able to earn college credit for prior life experiences. We are ready to assist you in the endeavor and wishes you much success!

How Do I Get Started?

Begin today – start the Experiential Learning Process

What Will Assist Me in Completing My Portfolio?

You may be able to convert Critical Learning Events into College Credit by completing the Experiential Learning Credit course which includes the following seven modules.


Can I Earn Credit for Certifications Already Obtained?

We have pre-assessed certain experiences, such as IT certificates and licenses (e.g. Pilots’ Licenses held by Commercial Aviation students). Here is a link to a complete listing of Pre-assessed experiences.


For questions about earning credit through the Experiential Learning Program, contact the us at  with"ELC" in the subject.




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