Portfolio for Prior Learning

Would you like to graduate early? Create a portfolio for prior learning. These portfolios can help you to earn academic credit for prior learning that occurred outside of the classroom. All students are encouraged to begin portfolio development early in your Gateway program. 

Learning acquired through the following kinds of activities might qualify:

• Non-credit courses, workshops, online, television and newspaper courses
• Apprenticeship courses
• Self-taught knowledge or skills
• Career/work experiences or training
• Volunteer work and community service
• Travel experiences
• Experience with avocations like art, music, or drama
• Leadership roles in associations and organizations
• Personal life experiences
• Industry certifications

Helpful Links

Portfolio for Prior Learning Handbook