Prior Learning Assessments

Transfer credit for your experience and professional certifications

Northeastern partners with a variety of organizations and offers transfer credit for students’ experience through prior learning assessments and professional certifications including: 

 

Certification

Sponsoring Organization

Transfer Credits

Accreditation in Public Relations (APR)

Universal Accreditation Board (PRSA)

CMN 6010 (3QH)

PBR 6100 (3QH)

PBR 6710 (3QH)

Communication Management Professional

International Association of Business Communicators

CMN 6010 (3QH)

Strategic Communication Management Professional

International Association of Business Communicators

CMN 6000 (3QH)

CMN 6010 (3QH)

Certified Professional (CP)

Society of Human Resource Management

HRM 6015 (3QH)

 

Senior Certified Professional (SCP)

Society of Human Resource Management

HRM 6005 (3QH)

HRM 6015 (3QH)

CP or SCP

Society of Human Resource Management

HRM 6015 (3QH)

Professional in Human Resources (PHR) 

HR Certification Institute

HRM 6015 (3QH) 

Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) 

HR Certification Institute

HRM 6005 (3QH) 

HRM 6015 (3QH)

PHR or SPHR

HR Certification Institute

HRM 6015 (3QH)

Certified Professional Technical Communicator 

Society of Technical Communication

TCC 6100 (4QH)

 

Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE)  

CFRE International 

NPM6130 (3QH) 

PMP-Project Management Professional

Project Management Institute

PJM 6000 (3QH)

PMI-Risk Management Professional 

Project Management Institute

PJM 6015 (3QH)

PMI-Scheduling Professional

Project Management Institute

PJM 6025 (3QH)

Program Management Professional 

Project Management Institute

PJM 6715 (3QH)

Portfolio Management Professional

Project Management Institute

PJM 6720 (3QH)

Project Management Professional

IBM Open Badge Program-Project Management

 

PJM 5900 (4qh)

PJM 5900 (4qh) AND PJM 6000 (3qh)

 

PJM 5900 (4qh) and PJM 6000 (3qh) and credit for one 3 qh elective

LEVEL Core

LEVEL

 

ALY 6000 (3QH)

ALY 6010 (3QH)

ALY 6015 (3QH)

ALY 6030 (3QH)

Information Dominance Warfare Officer and Enlisted Information Dominance Warfare Specialist

US Navy

 

SIA 6050 (4QH)

SIA 6060 (4QH)

SIA 6070 (4QH)

GEOINT Certification Program (GCP)

NGA

 

GIS 5103

RMS 5105 

RMS 6110

GIS 6385

GIS 6360

National Incident Management System

FEMA/NIMS

(Emergency Management)

 

HLS 6150

CMN 6050

CJS 6000

HLS 6040

Certified Financial Planner (CFP)

Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards

CED 6050

FIN 6102

FIN 6161 

Financial Risk Manager (FRM)

Global Association of Risk Professionals

FIN 6102

FIN 6161

CED 6250

Professional Risk Manager (PRM)

Professional Risk Managers’ International Association

FIN 6102

FIN 6161

CED 6250

UTEP-Partnership Agreement

Completion of UTEP’s Graduate Certificate of HLS

20 QH

United States Army John F. Kennedy Special Warfare Center

Special Operations Forces Captains Career Course (SOFCCC)

LDR 6100 (3QH)

HLS 6010 (3QH)

HLS 6000 (3QH)

CMN 6962 (3QH)

Carto DB, Inc-agreement with Northeastern University College of Professional Studies

Joint Project between Carto and Northeastern

Joint Project between Carto and Northeastern 

D’Amore-McKim School of Business Certificate program

Internal credit transfer

 

Up to 18 QHs as an individualized Specialization 

HubSpot Academy Certifications: Mapping to DGM 6285 Interactive Marketing Fundamentals

HubSpot Academy

 

4QH credit for DGM 6285 in equivalence to any of the 5 certifications.

 

Request more information or talk to an enrollment coach by calling 877-668-7727 to learn more about how to take advantage of these transfer credit opportunities.