Does PLA qualify for financial aid?
- No, PLA is not covered through financial aid. The student must meet with his/her financial aid counselor before enrolling in PLA 200.
What does PLA 200: Prior Learning Assessment Portfolio Seminar entail?
- PLA 200 is a structured course that is designed to provide the student with a systematic approach for developing his/her portfolio.
Does the student have to take PLA 200 in order earn PLA credit?
- Yes, every student who participates in PLA must take PLA 200.
How long will faculty evaluation of the student’s portfolio take?
- Faculty evaluation may take four to six weeks.
Who evaluates the student’s portfolio?
- Each course being evaluated will have an assessment team consisting of a subject matter expert and a PLA-certified faculty.