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AN ACT concerning education.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
This Act may be cited as the
for Prior Learning Act.
In this Act:
"Community college" means a public community college that
is included in the definition of "Community Colleges" under
Section 1-2 of the Public Community College Act.
"Credit for prior learning" means the evaluation and
assessment of a student's life learning through employment,
training, and experiences outside an academic environment from
which skills that comprise terminal objectives are mastered to
an acceptable degree of proficiency for college credit,
certification, or advanced standing toward further education
"Public university" means the University of Illinois,
Southern Illinois University, Chicago State University,
Eastern Illinois University, Governors State University,
Illinois State University, Northeastern Illinois University,
Northern Illinois University, Western Illinois University, or
any other public university or college, other than a community
college, now or hereafter established or authorized by the