How many college credits is it worth?
The most current University review identified up to 3 credit(s) in course equivalencies at Thomas Edison State University for successfully completing the Urban Green Council's GPRO credentials. A student's credit eligibility is determined according to the submission of appropriate documentation as well as the documented date of successful credential completion. If you completed your credential outside the effective dates listed in the following table, check the notes below the table for any reference to an earlier University review.
The credential components have been divided into the following courses:
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|GPRO Credential||Credits||TESU Course
|Effective Dates||For Staff Use|
|Construction and Management*||1||CET-115||06/01/2012 - 06/30/2018||GPRO.CONST|
|Operations and Maintenance Essentials*||2||CET-315||08/01/2012 - 06/30/2018||GPRO.OPTN|
*Students may only receive credit when either course has been combined with the Fundamentals of Green Building Course.
Note: Students may apply these APR credits at Thomas Edison State University to any part of a degree program, including the area of study, as long as they are appropriate and do not exceed the limitation of transferable credits from any one source. Degree programs related to your APR credits are listed next under “What can I study?”
What can I study? top of page
How do I get started? top of page
Students must download, complete, and submit this form to Melissa Jardine, Outreach and Delivery Associate, Urban Green Council, U.S. Green Building Council of New York, 55 Broad Street, 9th Floor, New York, NY 10005, 212.514.9385, x126; firstname.lastname@example.org. For additional assistance with documentation of completion, call the Urban Green Council at 312-690-6222.
Can I transfer APR credit to another institution? top of page
If you are seeking to transfer the APR credits to another college, the decision whether or not to accept these credits in transfer rests with that college. It is the student's responsibility to ensure that the receiving institution's academic policy will allow transfer of each credit. Thomas Edison State University offers a non-degree service called Individual Learning Account that may be helpful.
If you would like to request a copy of the APR report for a particular organization or credential, please email your request to email@example.com and include the following: