Can I use life experience to get my degree later in life since I have had a lot of experience in theater acting, writing, directing and teaching though I don't have a completed BA or master's?
So, life experience credits are a touchy subject with online and traditional universities. Many academic institutions as well as employers do frown on degrees that include credits from life experience, so it would be best to do some research on the theater industries feeling about this.
Now having said this, let me direct you to an article that discusses in a little more depth the ins-and-outs of life experience credits - The Life Experience Credit: An Explanation.
This online article will explain the in more detail this topics, as well as guide you to a few more articles that address the topics of accreditation as well.
- related questions
Is MCA Distance Education From Sikim Manipal University approved by UGC AND AICTU ?
I'am currently enrolled in a college taking paralegal law. Is it possible for me to also enroll in your school to take the Private Investigators course? I also would need assistance in obtaining student grants to accommodate this new course. I have another year before I will be completing my paralegal course, but i also want to begin taking the PI course as soon as possible(online). I have Stafford grants and Pell Grants that i am currently using.
I am in applied classes, grade 10. Can I go to a university and earn my bachelor's degree? I want to work as a programmer/lead server engineer. I've checked out some job requirements, and they all say I need a bachelor's or master's degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, or equivalent experience". What should I do?
Are there any jobs for someone with a masters in education?