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Approved CE to CU Prior Learning Credit

Students enrolled in pre-approved continuing education training courses may request awarded credit in corresponding curriculum programs. They must first register, pay, and pass the continuing education course with a grade of satisfactory. In order to request awarded credit, the student must be enrolled in the corresponding curriculum program.

The credit will be awarded by the appropriate department with a grade of “PR”, Credit for Prior Learning. The credit hours of the course will count toward graduation at VGCC but may not transfer to other colleges or universities.

The list of pre-approved continuing education courses with corresponding curriculum programs is available in the tables below:

Air Conditioning Heating and Refrigeration

CE Course Taken Equivalent CU Course Credit Hours Awarded Effective Date
AHR 3131B HVAC Heating, Air Conditioning, 9.6 CEUs AHR 112 Heating Technology 4 October 26, 2020
AHR 3131A HVAC Heating, Air Conditioning, 9.6 CEUs AHR 113 Comfort Cooling 4 October 26, 2020

 


BioProcess Technology

CE Course Taken Equivalent CU Course Credit Hours Awarded Effective Date
BTC 3200 BioWork Process Technician, 12.8 CEUs BPM 110 Bioprocess Practices 5 June 1, 2016

 


Business Administration and Supply Chain Management

CE Course Taken Equivalent CU Course Credit Hours Awarded Effective Date
MLS 3230 Small Business Management, 4.8 CEUs BUS 110 Introduction to Business 3 October 26, 2020
MLS 3810 Business Management, 4.8 CEUs BUS 137 Principles of Management 3 October 26, 2020
MLS 3927 Employee Development, 4.8 CEUs BUS 270 Professional Development 3 October 26, 2020
LOG 3400 Distribution and Logistics Mgmt, 4.8 CEUs LOG 110 Intro. To Logistics 3 October 26, 2020
LOG 3400H Logistics CLA/CLT, 9.6 CEUs LOG 125 Transportation Logistics 3 May 2, 2017

 


Information Technology and Office Technologies

CE Course Taken Equivalent CU Course Credit Hours Awarded Effective Date
CIS 3100 Computer Basics, 6.4 CEUs CIS 110 Introduction to Computers 3 October 26, 2020
CIS 3100 MOS PowerPoint, 6.4 CEUs CIS 162 MM Presentation Software 3 October 26, 2020
CET 3100A CompTIA A+, 8 CEUs CTS 120 Hardware/Software Support 3 March 7, 2016
CIS 3100 MOS Excel, 6.4 CEUs CTS 130 Spreadsheet 3 October 26, 2020
OST 3100 MOS Access, 8 CEUs DBA 110 Database Concepts 3 March 30, 2021
NET 3100A Network+, 8 CEUs NET 125 Networking Basics 3 March 7, 2016
OSC 3602 MOS Word, 4.8 CEUs OST 131 Keyboarding 2 May 20, 2017
OSC 3602H Office Assistant, 19.6 CEUs OST 131 Keyboarding
OST 136 Word Processing
OST 181 Office Procedures
8 May 30, 2017
NUR 3235 Medical Office Terminology 9.6 CEUs OST 141 Medical Terminology 1
OST 142 Medical Terminology 2
6 March 31, 2021
OST 3100 MOS Word, 6.4 CEUs OST 136 Word Processing 3 October, 2020
MED 3030 Healthcare Billing & Coding, 18 CEUs OST 148 Medical Ins & Billing 3 April 24, 2017
MED 3006 Medical Office Assistant, 6.6 CEUs OST 161 Medical Office Procedures 3 April 24, 2017
OSC 3602 Office Practices, 6.4 CEUs OST 181 Office Procedures 3 May 20, 2017
HIT 3700A Electronic Health Records, 7 CEUs OST 280 Electronic Health Records 3 February 12, 2019

 


Culinary Arts

CE Course Taken Equivalent CU Course Credit Hours Awarded Effective Date
HOS 3072 Food Service Sanitation/Safety, 3.4 CEUs CUL 110 Sanitation and Safety 3 October 20, 2020
HOS 4010 Food and Beverage Operations, 6.4 CEUs CUL 135 Food and Beverage Service
CUL 135A Food and Beverage Serv. Lab
3 October 20, 2020

 


Electrical Systems and Engineering Technologies

CE Course Taken Equivalent CU Course Credit Hours Awarded Effective Date
DFT 3099C Introduction to Solid Modeling, 8 CEUs DFT 154 Introduction to Solid Modeling 3 January 1, 2016
ELC 3014D DC/AC Electricity, 14.4 CEUs ELC 112 DC/AC Electricity 5 January 1, 2015
ELC 3119 Commercial/Residential Wiring, 12.8 CEUs ELC 113 Residential Wiring 4 October 26, 2020
ELC 3119 Commercial/Residential Wiring, 12.8 CEUs ELC 114 Commercial Wiring 4 October 26, 2020
ELC 3014E Industrial Wiring, 12.8 CEUs ELC 115 Industrial Wiring 4 January 1, 2015
ISC 3138A Motors and Controls, 12.8 CEUs ELC 117 Motors and Controls 4 January 1, 2015
ELC 3014K Circuit Analysis I, 9.6 CEUs ELC 131 Circuit Analysis I 4 January 1, 2016
ELC 3014L Circuit Analysis II, 9.6 CEUs ELC 133 Circuit Analysis II 4 January 1, 2016
ELC 3130C Electrical Maintenance, 8 CEUs ELC 215 Electrical Maintenance 3 January 1, 2016
ELN 3025I Analog Electronics I, 9.6 CEUs ELN 131 Analog Electronics I 4 January 1, 2016
ELC 3014M Digital Electronics, 9.6 CEUs ELN 133 Digital Electronics 4 January 1, 2016
HYD 3607A Hydraulic/Pneumatics, 8 CEUs HYD 110 Hydraulic/Pneumatics 3 January 1, 2016
ISC 3036A Industrial Safety, 3.2 CEUs ISC 112 Industrial Safety 2 January 1, 2015

 


Paralegal Technology

CE Course Taken Equivalent CU Course Credit Hours Awarded Effective Date
LEX 3100 Legal Issues and Concepts, 3.2 CEUs LEX 110 Introduction to Paralegal Technology 2 October 20, 2020

 


Welding

CE Course Taken Equivalent CU Course Credit Hours Awarded Effective Date
WLD 3106N Intro. To Welding, 10.15 CEUs WLD 212 Inert Gas Welding 2 October 14, 2019