Prior Learning Assessment

Earn College Credit for Your Prior Learning

Credit to Kick Start Your MDC Program

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The American Council on Education (ACE) has evaluated a pool of courses offered by various online providers that Miami Dade College will accept towards your degree (up to 45 credits). The online classes are designed to help students to finish what they started — a two- or four-year degree, or a post-secondary certificate.

Accepted ACE Courses 

 
Accounting
Course TitleACP IDProviderTransfer Credit CourseCodeValid Until
Accounting I ACPE-0086 Straighterline ACG 2021: Financial Accounting OOSL-0009 4/30/2021
Accounting II ACPE-0088 Straighterline ACG 2071: Managerial Accounting OOSL-0010 4/30/2021
Introduction to Financial Accounting ACPE-0113 Saylor ACG 2021: Financial Accounting SAYA-0021 5/31/2021

Law & Ethics
Course TitleACP IDProviderTransfer Credit CourseCodeValid Until
Business Law ACPE-0098 Straighterline BUL2241: Business Law I OOSL-0048 4/30/2021
Business Law and Ethics ACPE-0099 Saylor BUL2241: Business Law I SAYA-0024 5/31/2021

Human Resources
Course TitleACP IDProviderTransfer Credit CourseCodeValid Until
Human Resource Management ACPE-0104 Pearson MAN 2300: Human Resources Management (Elective Only)    

Management
Course TitleACP IDProviderTransfer Credit CourseCodeValid Until
Principles of Management ACPE-0122 Pearson MAN2021: Principles of Management    
Principles of Management ACPE-0123 Saylor MAN3025: Organization Management SAYA-0035 5/31/2021
Principles of Management ACPE-0124 Straighterline MAN2021: Principles of Management OOSL-0051 4/30/2021

Marketing
Course TitleACP IDProviderTransfer Credit CourseCodeValid Until
Principles of Marketing ACPE-0127 Saylor MAR 1011: Principles of Marketing or Elective SAYA-0023 5/31/2021

General Business
Course TitleACP IDProviderTransfer Credit CourseCodeValid Until
Introduction to Business ACPE-0107 Saylor GEB 1011: Principles of Business SAYA-0020 5/31/2021
Introduction to Business ACPE-0108 Straighterline GEB 1011: Principles of Business OOSL-0001 4/30/2021
Organizational Behavior ACPE-0120 Pearson MAN 3240: Organizational Behavior    
Organizational Behavior ACPE-0121 Straighterline MAN 3240: Organizational Behavior OOSL-0042 4/30/2021
English Composition
Course TitleACP IDProviderTransfer Credit CourseCodeValid Until
English Composition I ACPE-0024 Sophia ENC 1101: English Composition I SOPH-0015 2/28/2021
English Composition I ACPE-0003 Pearson ENC 1101: English Composition I PNLS-0027 6/30/2020
English Composition II ACPE-0004 Pearson ENC 1102: English Composition II PNLS-0028 6/30/2020

Critical Thinking
Course TitleACP IDProviderTransfer Credit CourseCodeValid Until
Critical Thinking ACPE-0002 Pearson PHI1100: Introduction to Logic PNLS-0090 6/30/2020

Communication
Course TitleACP IDProviderTransfer Credit CourseCodeValid Until
Business Communication ACPE-0009 Straighterline OST 2335: Business Writing OOSL-0014 4/30/2021
Introduction to Communications ACPE-0010 Straighterline SPC 1017:Fundamentals of Speech Communication OOSL-0052 4/30/2021
History
Course TitleACP IDProviderTransfer Credit CourseCodeValid Until
American History I ACPE-0049 Pearson AMH 2010: History of the US to 1877 PNLS-0005 6/30/2020
American History II ACPE-0050 Pearson AMH 2020: History of the US since 1877 PNLS-0006 6/30/2020
U.S. History I ACPE-0069 Straighterline AMH 2010: History of the US to 1877 OOSL-0039 4/30/2021
U.S. History II ACPE-0070 Straighterline AMH 2020: History of the US since 1877 OOSL-0044 4/30/2021
Western Civilization I ACPE-0083 Straighterline WOH 2012:History of World Civilization to 1789 OOSL-0040 4/30/2021
Western Civilization II ACPE-0084 Straighterline WOH 2022: History of World Civilization from 1789 OOSL-0043 4/30/2021

Religion
Course TitleACP IDProviderTransfer Credit CourseCodeValid Until
Approaches to Studying Religions ACPE-0061 Sophia REL2300: Survey of World Religions SOPH-0008 2/28/2021
Introduction to Religion ACPE-0063 Straighterline REL2300: Survey of World Religions OOSL-0066 4/30/2021

Philosophy
Course TitleACP IDProviderTransfer Credit CourseCodeValid Until
Introduction to Philosophy ACPE-0062 Straighterline PHI 2010: Introduction to Philosophy OOSL-0060 4/30/2021
Algebra
Course TitleACP IDProviderTransfer Credit CourseCodeValid Until
College Algebra ACPE-0016 Saylor MAT1033: Intermediate Algebra Expired N/A
College Algebra ACPE-0018 Straighterline MAC1105: College Algebra OOSL-0002 4/30/2021
College Algebra ACPE-0033 Pearson MAC1105: College Algebra PNLS-0089 6/30/2020

Statistics
Course TitleACP IDProviderTransfer Credit CourseCodeValid Until
Statistics ACPE-0014 Pearson STA2023:Statistical Methods PNLS-0086 6/30/2020

Calculus
Course TitleACP IDProviderTransfer Credit CourseCodeValid Until
Calculus I ACPE-0015 Saylor MAC2311: Calculus and Analytical Geometry I SAYA-0025 5/31/2021
General Calculus I ACPE-0040 Straighterline MAC2311: Calculus and Analytical Geometry I OOSL-0012 4/30/2021
General Calculus II ACPE-0041 Straighterline MAC2312: Calculus and Analytical Geometry II OOSL-0019 4/30/2021
Pre-Calculus ACPE-0019 Straighterline MAC1147: Pre-Calculus Algebra and Trigonometry OOSL-0003 4/30/2021
Biology
Course TitleACP IDProviderTransfer Credit CourseCodeValid Until
Introduction to Biology ACPE-0005 Pearson BSC 1005: General Education Biology PNLS-0091 6/30/2020
Introduction to Biology ACPE-0011 Straighterline BSC 1005: General Education Biology OOSL-0017 4/30/2021
Introduction to Biology Lab ACPE-0012 Straighterline BSC 1005L: General Education Biology Lab OOSL-0018 4/30/2021
Introduction to Molecular and Cellular Biology ACPE-0023 Saylor BSC 1005: General Education Biology Expired N/A
Microbiology ACPE-0028 Straighterline MCB 2010: Microbiology OOSL-0047 4/30/2021

Physics
Course TitleACP IDProviderTransfer Credit CourseCodeValid Until
General Physics ACPE-0038 Straighterline PHY2048: Physics with Calculus 1 OOSL-0023 4/30/2021
Physics: Introduction to Electromagnetism ACPE-0007 Saylor PHY2049: Physics with Calculus 2 SAYA-0030 5/31/2021
Physics: Introduction to Mechanics ACPE-0008 Saylor PHY2053: Physics without Calculus 1 SAYA-0031 5/31/2021

Anatomy and Physiology
Course TitleACP IDProviderTransfer Credit CourseCodeValid Until
Anatomy and Physiology I ACPE-0091 Straighterline BSC 2085: Human Anatomy and Physiology I OOSL-0028 4/30/2021
Anatomy and Physiology I Lab ACPE-0092 Straighterline BSC 2085L: Human Anatomy and Physiology I Lab OOSL-0083 4/30/2021
Anatomy and Physiology II ACPE-0093 Straighterline BSC 2086: Human Anatomy and Physiology II OOSL-0030 4/30/2021
Anatomy and Physiology II Lab ACPE-0094 Straighterline BSC 2086L: Human Anatomy and Physiology II Lab OOSL-0084 4/30/2021
Introduction to Nutrition ACPE-0116 Straighterline HUN 1201: Essentials of Human Nutrition OOSL-0034 4/30/2021
Anthropology
Course TitleACP IDProviderTransfer Credit CourseCodeValid Until
Cultural Anthropology ACPE-0079 Straighterline ANT2410: Introduction to Cultural Anthropology OOSL-0046 4/30/2021

Psychology
Course TitleACP IDProviderTransfer Credit CourseCodeValid Until
Introduction to Psychology ACPE-0076 Straighterline PSY 2012: Introduction to Psychology or Elective OOSL-0027 4/30/2021

Sociology
Course TitleACP IDProviderTransfer Credit CourseCodeValid Until
Introduction to Sociology ACPE-0080 Straighterline SYG2000: Introduction to Sociology OOSL-0035 4/30/2021
Information Systems
Course TitleACP IDProviderTransfer Credit CourseCodeValid Until
Introduction to Business Information Systems ACPE-0109 Pearson ISM4011: Management Information Systems PNLS-0092 6/30/2020

In order to obtain an ACE transcript with your credit recommendations listed, you must first create an ACE account. Please go to the Registry and Transcript System and follow the steps listed below:

  1. Visit the Registry and Transcript System website
  2. Click on 'Create an Account'
  3. Type in your Last Name
  4. Enter your social security number (no dashes)
  5. Re-enter your social security number
  6. Click 'Next'
  7. Click 'Continue Registering'
  8. Enter your profile information
  9. Create a username and password
  10. Click on 'Course Search'
  11. Search by criteria (organization name only)
  12. Select course completed
  13. Click 'Add to Transcript'
  14. Enter date course was completed
  15. Click 'Submit for Review'” (note: The course will not be added to your transcript until the organization has approved it. Once action is taken on this request, you will receive an e-mail notification).
  16. Repeat steps 10-15 to add all completed courses to your account

Once your courses have been approved, you can request an official transcript from ACE with your credit recommendations listed. Please visit the Registry and Transcript System page.

Log into your account and click "Order Transcript". Follow the prompts to request an official ACE transcript, and send it to MDC.

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