Event offers details on how to demonstrate prior learning to earn college credit
Marylhurst University's Prior Learning Assessment program will host a winter information session Wednesday, December 5. The university's PLA program offers students the opportunity to earn credit toward – and reduce the expense of – a bachelor's degree by documenting the knowledge they've gained during years of work and lifelong learning. PLA staff members will share examples of how corporate and on-the-job training, community service, travel study, independent research and related learning experiences can be evaluated for credit toward a degree using a writing- and research-intensive process.
Wednesday, December 5 at 6:30 p.m.
BP John Administration Building
Jackie Fowler, 503.699.6260, email@example.com
About Marylhurst University
Marylhurst University, a private liberal arts university 10 miles south of Portland, Ore., on Highway 43, is regionally accredited and nationally recognized for innovation and academic excellence in serving adult learners. Founded in 1893, Oregon's oldest Catholic university serves nearly 1,800 multigenerational students of all faiths and backgrounds. Marylhurst offers more than 50 undergraduate and graduate degrees and professional certificate programs on campus and online, all of which integrate the liberal arts with professional studies and prepare graduates to be ethical leaders who think critically and creatively.