Prior Learning Assessment (PLA)

Earn college credit for what you already know

Earn college credit for prior learning

Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) at DeVry

How Prior Learning Assessment Works

Learning happens in many places outside of the traditional classroom. Through Prior Learning Assessment you can submit a portfolio that demonstrates what you’ve learned through your experience and potentially earn college-credit for it. For an overview of PLA and to see if it’s the right fit for you watch this video.

Prior Learning Assessment Step By Step

Are you eligible?


*Successful completion of the "Developing Your Portfolio for College Credit" course does not guarantee credit will be awarded for submitted portfolios. Submission of portfolio does not guarantee credit will be awarded.
**We recommend trying the complimentary module first as there are no refunds once you purchase the course.