Credit for Prior Learning Policies and Practices Subject Matter Review

This subject matter expert review (SME) assesses the CPL policies for the I-AM grant consortium's 15 community colleges. It includes: - A review of a process map developed by each institution which outlines its credit for prior learning practice for at least one of its signature programs of study as a representation of the overall PLA/CPL process at the institution - A review of a statement of grant impact from each college as to the activities that the college has undertaken as part of the grant - A review of a statement of grant impact on the work of the consortium (trainings, etc.) undertaken as part of the grant Documents assessed in the creation of this report are available within the Iowa Advanced Manufacturing Grant's collection on SkillsCommons.
Primary Material Type:
Quality Assurance Report -- Subject Matter Expert Report
Des Moines Area Community College
subject matter expert, SME, credit for prior learning

Industry / Occupation

Industry Partner:
ACE (American Council on Education) – ACE was contracted to write this report. Programmatic employer relationships are outlined in other materials within the I-AM Grant's SkillsCommons collection.
Industry Sector:
Developmental Education
All Occupations (00-0000)

Education / Instructional Information

Instructional Program:
Precision Production (48)
Credit Type:
  • None
Credential Type:
  • None
Program Delivery Format:
Fully online

Copyright / Licensing

Primary License:
Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.