Policy Information

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Number: 3.35

Name: Credit for Prior Learning Policy

Author: Transfer Advisory Group

Effective Date: March 28, 2019

Next Review Date: AY 2023–2024

Regulatory Authority:

Part 1. Policy Background

The purpose of this policy is to provide students with opportunities to demonstrate college-level learning gained in non-credit or experiential settings.  This policy is in compliance with Credit for Prior Learning, Board Policy 3.35 and Subd.2 of Minnesota Statute 197.775 Higher Education Fairness.

Part 2. Compliance with Legislation

North Hennepin Community College shall grant credit for prior learning for a veteran's military training or service in compliance with Subd.2 of Minnesota Statute 197.775 Higher Education Fairness.

Part 3. Information Dissemination

North Hennepin Community College shall provide accessible and timely information to prospective and admitted students regarding opportunities for credit for prior learning.

Part 4. Campus Review

Review Action

Date(s)

Campus Community Review Period

02-Nov-2018 through 21-Nov-2018

AFSCME Review

December 2018

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee

10-Dec-2018

MAPE Review

December 2018

MMA Review

December 2018

Shared Governance Council Review

14-Dec-2018

Student Senate Review

6-Dec-2018

President Approval

28-Mar-2019

Campus Community Dissemination

April 2019

History

  • Date of Adoption 02-10-09
  • Revised, Spring 2013
  • Revised Fall 2018