Credential As You Go Participant

University of North Carolina at Pembroke



Public University


Pembroke, North Carolina



Implementation stage & efforts to date

Full Implementation Stage:

  • Excellence in Online Teaching Excellence credential
  • Project Management Certificate
  • Transfer pathway options for military affiliated learners through articulations with partner community colleges.

Design Stage

  • Human Resources Certificate
  • Policy-setting at the institutional level
  • Make online non-credit certificates accessible in Department of Defense Credentialing Opportunities Online (COOL) portals
  • Strengthen community college partnerships and articulation agreements to expand credit for prior learning opportunities for military students to include incremental credentials (credit and non-credit)

Goals for participation

  • Expanding credit for prior learning opportunities for military and veterans
  • Strengthening collaborative partnerships with regional employers by offering affordable and accessible continuing education opportunities
  • Streamline assessment process for military transfer credit


Improving Education and Employment Outcomes

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