Earn college credit for prior learning experience

Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) is a tool used by The College of Applied Science and Technology to assess learning gained outside a traditional academic environment towards an associate degree pathway.

It is the learning and knowledge you gain while working, such as . . .

  • participating in employer training programs,
  • serving in the military,
  • acquiring technical certificates.

Interested in learning more? Please contact Kelly Herold at 330-972-8832 or kherold@uakron.edu for additional information and to discuss your options.