Thank you for your interest in Accelerated Pathways (any and all means of earning credit that accelerates the acquisition of a degree or credential. Inclusive in this definition are things like the transfer of credit from another college or university, the earning of credit through GED College Ready Plus, Advanced Placement courses and test offered in High Schools or a similar program called the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program.
In addition, there are several prior learning opportunities. One set of prior learning offerings at CCRI is presented through the Testing Center. In the testing center, students can select from an assortment of national exams such as CLEP, DSST, and UExcel that, when successfully passed, allow for the awarding of credit towards specific courses in your program.
CCRI also evaluates, recognizes, and awards credit for prior learning acquired through corporate or professional training/exams taken through an employer or professional organization, as well as life experiences through the military. Lastly, CCRI provides opportunities through departmental challenge exams and the Prior Learning Assessment of a Portfolio.