Academic Credit

Credit of one semester hour is awarded for satisfactory completion of each 160 hours of work experience. The WBL coordinator or faculty advisor will assign a grade for the WBL class based on reports submitted by the student, on-site visits, and employer evaluations.

A maximum of three credit hours may be earned in WBL per student per semester. The total maximum academic credit that may be earned through WBL depends on the credential. For the Associate in Applied Science degree, 8 SHC may be earned. A total of 4 SHC may be earned for a diploma. And, a total of 2 SHC may be earned for the certificate.