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Occupational Education


OCED 4111 - Independent Study, Prior Learning Assessment

This course may be offered as a hybrid, which consists of in-class meetings AND online coursework, or as a fully online/distance learning course.

This course will provide students advance theory and techniques related to the identification, documentation and assessment of various forms of learning.  At the course conclusion the student will have developed competency statements documenting her/his prior learning to be considered as an instrument for awarding credit. Repeatable for credit with different emphases.   

Instructor: Dr. Todd Sherron

Note:  Departmental approval is required to register. For specific course information including CRN, start & end dates, times, locations and cost, please visit the course listing in the CatsWeb - Schedule of Classes

Important:  In addition to the course tuition, a $350.00 Prior Learning Assessment fee is also required and will be applied to a student's account at the time of registration.  Tuition Assistance may not cover this fee. 

Applying and Registering:  Please review the information provided on our webpage - Registering for Extension.

For more information about the content of this course, contact Dr. Todd Sherron.

For more information about applying and registering for this course, contact the Office of Distance and Extended Learning.