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Prior Learning Open House


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Please join us for a Prior Learning Open House specifically for adults who are starting or continuing the education process!

Come hear how CREDIT FOR PRIOR LEARNING may be able to help you save TIME and MONEY!

**Each open house will run from 6-8pm, with presentations repeating throughout the evening.

Tuesday, July 9 – Loudoun Campus Tuesday, July 16 – Medical Campus
Wednesday, July 10 – Alexandria Campus Wednesday, July 17 – Manassas Campus
Thursday, July 11 – Annandale Campus Thursday, July 18 – Woodbridge Campus
RSVP is required.

Please Register Online or call 703.425.5835 and let us know your name, which campus open house you will attend, desired program (if known) and how many people will be coming with you. Refreshments provided!

Prior learning assessment (PLA) helps inventory the college-level learning in your life, possibly helping you earn credits for both general courses as well as some degree specific courses.

Learn more about the following topics at each open house:

  • What is Credit for Prior Learning?
  • Credit by Exam
  • Portfolio Development
  • Credit for Evaluated Programs and Credentials

Talk with faculty from some of the degree programs* that award credit for previously earned credentials, including, but not limited to:

  • Air Conditioning and Refrigeration
  • Automotive Studies
  • Early Childhood Development
  • Emergency Medical Technician Nursing

*Please note: Not every degree program is available on each campus. If you are interested in a particular degree, please call or email for an updated list of open house attendees.