Earn College Credit for What You Already Know!

Aug 10th, 2012 | By
careerservices5

Four ways to earn credit through Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) is the process of earning college credit from learning you’ve developed in your work, training, volunteer experiences, self-directed learning projects, and personal life. Credit is not granted for experience but for the college-level learning that is documented. At Lewis University, up to 30 credits of PLA may be awarded and includes: Proficiency exams (CLEP, DSST, AP) Professional training, certifications, and licenses PLA portfolio for University Studies (elective credit) PLA for a Lewis Course Prior Learning Assessment at Lewis University provides a system for working with adult students ( age 24 and up) if they are enrolled in an undergraduate degree program offered by the four Colleges or in an accelerated undergraduate program delivered through the School for Professional and Continuing Education (SPCE).   Why PLA? Save time By participating in PLA, a student who studies at
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Are you looking for academic support? Lewis has FREE tutorial formats that can work for you!

Feb 1st, 2012 | By
smarthinking

The Leckrone Academic Resource Center (LARC) Delivers quality programs and services: Tutorial Services Career Services The Writing Center IMPACT Lab AND… Lewis University is proud to announce that we provide our students with free access to SMARTHINKING. This web-based service provides live academic help from real people when you need it, how you need it, from people you can trust. You have access to help in the following subjects and skills: Math (Available up to 24/7) Writing Intro to Human Communication Chemistry Statistics Finance Accounting Biology Microeconomics Macroeconomics Spanish Physics Computers and Technology You can also choose the TYPE of help you want: CONNECT WITH AN E-STRUCTOR NOW to work with the next available e-structor. SUBMIT YOUR WRITING for any subject and have it reviewed by an e-structor and returned to you, usually within 24 hours. SCHEDULE A PERSONAL SESSION to pre-schedule an online appointment. SUBMIT A QUESTION and get a response, usually within 24 hours.
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