Bill Status of SB3300 99th General Assembly
Short Description: CREDIT FOR PRIOR LEARNING
Sen. Chapin Rose
| 1/10/2017||Senate||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Credit for Prior Learning Act. Requires each public university to submit its policies and procedures for students to earn credit for prior learning to the Board of Higher Education for review and approval and each community college to submit its policies and procedures for students to earn credit for prior learning to the Illinois Community College Board for review and approval. Provides that, at a minimum, these procedures shall include a listing of the types of documentation acceptable and the dates of inclusion for which prior learning is acceptable. Requires the Board of Higher Education and the Illinois Community College Board to adopt rules to permit public higher education institutions to award credit for prior learning after the assessment of prior learning experiences for documented learning that demonstrates achievement of all terminal objectives for a specific course or courses.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 2/19/2016||Senate||Filed with Secretary by Sen. Chapin Rose|| 2/19/2016||Senate||First Reading|| 2/19/2016||Senate||Referred to Assignments|| 3/8/2016||Senate||Assigned to Higher Education|| 4/8/2016||Senate||Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments|| 1/10/2017||Senate||Session Sine Die|