How to Get Credit for Learning Gained Through Your Life Experience
At SUNY Empire, you have several ways to earn credit toward your degree based on what you already know!
The credit you earn can be a game-changer for your degree.
Saves you time
less courses you have to take
Saves you money
again, less courses you have to take
Puts your degree within reach
Rewards you for your education and work experience
Credits for your prior learning can be a game-changer for your degree.
On average, SUNY Empire students save $17,000 in tuition costs and as many as two years of study.
More than half of our students receive credits for their prior learning and experience
COMMON SOURCES FOR CREDIT:
- Workplace learning
- Professional development trainings
- Military training
- Standardized exams
- Some online courses
- Personal study
- Previous college credit
SUNY Empire accepts hundreds of these learning experiences as credits toward your degree.