Credit for Prior Learning

Turn real world experiences into college credit

Save time and money as you pursue a degree earning credit for skills you have already learned!

 

 

There are 3 ways to obtain credit for prior learning at PTCC:

1. Credit by examination CLEP Exam

2. Experiential Learning (real world credit)

3. Credit by certification

 

PSEO and Credit for Prior Learning

Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) courses are offered at many high schools and provide a rigorous curriculum that prepares students to take college level courses. Students who achieve a 3 or higher on an Advanced Placement test can have that score evaluated by a college or university for a college credit. Students who attain an International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma shall be granted six (6) lower division course credits for scores of 4 or higher on each Higher Level IB examinations and two (2) lower division course credits for scores of 4 or higher on each Standard Level IB examination will be awarded college credit at any MnSCU college or university.

 

To learn more about credit for prior learning at PTCC, please contact

Sarah Glocke, Interim Transfer Specialist

Sarah.Glocke@pine.edu or 320.629.5193