Get a Head Start on Your College EducationWork Life Credits

If you have experience working in the field, then chances are you have acquired some high level knowledge, as well as a few specialized skills, from your job.  Most businesses provide training programs for incoming employees to ensure they have the knowledge to perform their duties, and facing on-the-job conflicts will naturally cause anybody to grow.  But did you know that the knowledge you have obtained from your professional history, as well as a variety of other life events you may have experienced, could translate into college credits towards your degree at virtually no cost?

Receive College Credit for Your Life Experiences

At Cleary University, we understand that not all learning occurs inside the classroom.  Some of the best knowledge can be obtained from hands-on encounters with the real world.  That’s why we offer up to one full free year of college credits for your past work and life experience.  Students at Cleary can earn up to 30 undergraduate credits at no additional cost for their previous involvement in a variety of areas, including:

  • Proficiency Exams
  • Advanced Placement Program
  • CLEP (College-Level Examination Program) Exams
  • DANTES (Defense Activity for Non-Traditional Education Support) Exams
  • Directed Training
  • High School Articulation
  • Military Experience and Training
  • Proficiency Portfolio

Save Thousands on Your College Tuition

By offering valid credits for your past real-world experiences, your college tuition just got much more affordable!  These are college level credits that count towards your graduation requirements, only you don’t have to spend a dime on any courses, textbooks, or school supplies! With work-life credits at Cleary University, you could potentially save thousands on your education!

Take a look at our Prior Learning Credit page and learn more about how you can make the most out of your work-life credits. Save money on your degree and receive real college credit for your past work and life experiences! Contact our admissions office at 800.686.1883 if you need any assistance and Apply to Cleary University today!