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Current Empire State College Professional Learning Evaluations

Below is a list of current Empire State College professional learning evaluations. An Empire State College professional learning evaluation is a college-credit recommendation developed by Empire State College for college-level learning acquired outside of a college or university.

An ESC matriculated student who presents the necessary documentation may incorporate the recommended credit into an ESC degree program proposal, subject to any other applicable academic policies. All ESC professional learning evaluation credit recommendations are available to any matriculated student in the college.

Professional Licenses and Certificates

License or Certificate EvaluatedCredit Awarded
American Design Drafting Association (ADDA) Mechanical Certified Drafter 6
American Heart Association: Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Certification 2
American Heart Association: Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Certification 2
Certified Prevention Specialist Certification 10
CASAC: Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselor Certification 16 or 32
CASAC-T: Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselor Trainee Certificaiton (training start date after 9/1/13) 16
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT/AEMT) Certification  up to 34
FINRA Series 7 Examination/General Securities License 10
International Society of Automation: Certified Automation Professional (CAP) Certification 6
International Society of Automation: Certified Control Systems Technician (CCST) Level I Certification 3
International Society of Automation: Certified Control Systems Technician (CCST) Level II Certification 4
International Society of Automation: Certified Control Systems Technician (CCST) Level III Certification 4
Manufacturing Skills Institute: Manufacturing Technician I Certification 3
New York State Insurance License: Life/Accident and Health Broker or Agent up to 6
New York State Insurance License: Property and Casualty Broker or Agent 8
New York State Real Estate Broker License 6
New York State Real Estate Salesperson License 3
PMMI Mechatronics: Mechanical Components I Certfication 4
Radiologic Technology Program Completion (JRCERT-accredited programs with start date after 9/1/13)  57
Radiologic Technology License (for those whose training started before 9/1/13) 32
Registered Nurse (RN) License and NCLEX-RN Examination  32

Training Activities, Apprenticeships and Professional Learning

Training Activity, Apprenticeship or Professional Learning EvaluatedCredit Awarded
Apprenticeship: Carpenter (NYC District Council) 32
Apprenticeship: Electrician (NYS/CSEA) 31
Apprenticeship: Motor Equipment Mechanics (NYS/CSEA) 34
Apprenticeship: Operating/Stationary Engineers (Local 30, NYC) 32
Apprenticeship: Plant Utility Engineers(NYS/CSEA) 34
Apprenticeship: Plumber (NYC Local 1 and 2) 40
Apprenticeship: Steamfitter (NYC Local 638) 32
Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital School of Radiologic Technology 8
CUNY/LaGuardia Community College American Sign Language-English Interpretation Program 37
GLOBALFOUNDRIES: Semiconductor and Nanotechnology Level II Training up to 13
John Jay College of Criminal Justice/NYC Department of Corrections up to 18
Massachusettes Fire Academy  up to 38
New York City Police Officers: Credit for Promotion in Rank to Sergeant 8
New York City Police Officers: Credit for Promotion in Rank to Lieutenant 12
New York City Police Officers: Credit for Promotion in Rank to Captain 21
NYS Municipal Police Training Council (MPTC) Basic Course for Corrections Officers 14
NYS Municipal Police Training Council (MPTC) Basic Course for Police Officers 39
NYS Office for Children and Family Services, Parker Training Academy: Basic Academy Training 12
Outreach Training Institute CASAC Training  10
Peconic Bay Medical Center School of Radiologic Technology 32
Seymour Joseph Institute of American Sign Language 17
Suffolk County Fire Academy up to 18
United States Army Child, Youth and School Services, Fort Drum 13
Year Up New York up to 36

Also see the list of accepted Charter Oak State College professional learning evaluations, Excelsior College Nursing Certification evaluations and expired Empire State College professional learning evaluations.