Armed Services Educational Credits
Broward College will conduct an evaluation of educational experiences in the Armed Forces and award postsecondary level credits at the freshman and/or sophomore levels when appropriate. The evaluation procedure will be comprised of two categories of military experiences. TYPE I will be the evaluation of military courses listed in the Guide to the Evaluation of Educational Experience in the Armed Services, American Council on Education. The Registrar will receive and evaluate petitions for military courses in the same manner as other incoming transfer credits. TYPE II will be the evaluation of other military training and experiences through the Prior Learning Assessment Program (PLA)
. The standard fee for the assessment of PLA will be applied to TYPE II evaluations.
Students interested in this option should see an Academic Advisor to complete the “Request For Evaluation of Military Courses” form.