Credit for Prior Learning

Students may be eligible for college credit through CLEP, DSST, and AP standardized tests. Military educational experience recommended by the American Council on Education may also be accepted for credit.

  • All credit for prior learning is recorded on student’s transcripts after completion of 12 hours of course-work at Allen.

  • All credit for prior learning will receive a grade of CR and will not be calculated into the cumulative grade point average.

  • Credit for prior learning will be counted toward graduation and may be used to fulfill curriculum requirements.

  • Credit for prior learning cannot be used to meet the enrollment requirement for federal or institutional aid.

  • Credit for prior learning cannot be used to repeat classroom credit in which a grade was received.

  • No charges are assessed for prior learning credits.

Credit for Prior Learning Options