Earn Academic Credit for Your industry certifications

If you're currently certified in a profession, you can receive up to 15 free academic credits toward certain Associate in Science degrees at SPC. For full details, contact the Career and Technical Education Coordinator at 727-341-3198.

Business

Earned credit toward our Business Administration A.S. Degree

Certification Course Credits
SCPro™ Fundamentals:
1. Inventory Management
2. Warehousing Operations
3. Transportation Operations
MAN 1500 3
SCPro™ Fundamentals:
1. Customer Service Operations
2. Demand Planning
3. Manufacturing and Service Operations
4. Supply Management and Procurement
MAN 1590 3

Education

Earned credit toward our Early Childhood Education A.S. Degree

Students with a current, valid CDA certificate (National CDA, FCCPC, ECPC) are eligible to apply for FREE articulated credits in the Early Childhood Education A.S. degree.

Once you are an A.S. degree seeking student, have completed 12 college credits successfully (including course EEC 1603 - Early Childhood Development) and have a GPA of 2.0 or better, you will submit the appropriate paperwork to SPC Admissions & Records for processing. Upon verification of all requirements, you will receive credit for the courses detailed below.

Certification Free credit at SPC Credits
Child Development Associate EEC 1308 (3)
LAE 2000 (3)
EDG 1319 – Unit Blocks (1)
EDG 1319 – Musical Act (1)
EDG 1319 – Play as Learn (1)
9
Engineering, Manufacturing and Building Arts

Earned credit toward our A.S. degree in Architectural Design and Construction Technology

Certification Course Credits
ADDA Apprentice Drafter    
Autodesk Certified User AutoCAD ETD 1320C 3
Autodesk Certified Associate – AutoCAD Architecture ETD 1320C 3
Autodesk Certified Associate – Revit Architecture ETD 1390C 3
Autodesk Certified Professional – AutoCAD Architecture ETD 1320C
ETD 1340C
6
Autodesk Certified Professional – Revit Architecture ETD 1390C 3
Chief Architect Certified Apprentice    
NCCER Construction Technology    

Earned credit toward our A.S. degree in Biomedical Engineering Technology

Certification Course Credits
CompTIA A + CET 1171C and CET1172C 6

Earned credit toward our Engineering Technology A.S. Degree

Certification Course Credits
Autodesk Certified User – Autodesk Inventor ETD 1320C 3
Autodesk Certified Professional – Inventor ETD 1320C and ETD 1350C 6
Certified Production Technician EET 1084C (3)
ETI 1110 (3)
ETI 1420 (3)
ETI 1701 (3)
ETM 1010C (3)
15
Health Sciences and Veterinary Technology

Earned credit for Health Certifications

Use your health industry certifications to earn FREE credits toward our A.S. degrees in the following areas. The A.S. degree program administrator will determine how the FREE credits are assigned.

Certification Code A.S. Degree Credits
Emergency Medical Technician – Basic EMT NREMT001 Emergency Medical Services  9
Public Safety, Public Policy and Legal Studies

Earned credit toward our A.S. degree in Digital Forensics and Computer Investigations

Certification Course Credits
CompTIAA+ CET 1171C and CET 1172C 6
CompTIA Security + CTS 1120 and CIS 1358 6
Technology

Earned credit toward our A.S. degree in Computer Programming and Analysis

Certification Course Credits
Certified Internet Web (CIW) Web Design Specialist CGS 1309 3
Certified Internet Web (CIW) Site Development Associate CGS 1309 3
Certified Internet Web (CIW)-PERL Specialist CGS 1309 3
Certified Internet Web (CIW)-Database Design Specialist CGS 1309 3
Microsoft Certified Professional Developer Windows Dev. CGS 1309 3
Oracle Certified Java Associate Programmer COP 2250 and COP 2251 6
Oracle Certified Java Programmer COP 2250 and COP 2251 6
Oracle Certified Master Java SE Developer (OCMJD) COP 2250 and COP 2251 6
Oracle Certified Professional Java EE Business Component Dev COP 2250 and COP 2251 6
Oracle Certified Expert Java Platform, EE Web Services Dev COP 2250 and COP 2251 6
Oracle Certified Professional Java ME Mobile Application Dev COP 2250 and COP 2251 6
Oracle Certified Master Java EE Enterprise Architect COP 1000
COP 2250
COP 2251
9

Earned credit toward our A.S. degree in Computer Networking Technology - Engineering Track

Certification Course Credits
Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT) CET 1600 and CET 1610 6
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) CET 1600
CET 1610
CET 2615
CET 2620
12
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) CET 2670 and CET 2856 18*
Cisco Certified Network Associate Security (CCNA Security) CET 2685 15*
CompTIA A+ CET 1171C and CET 1172C 6
CompTIA Network+ CNT 1000 3
* Student must hold a CCNA certification (12 credits) to qualify for CCNP or CCNA security certification. 

Earned credit toward our A.S. degree in Computer Networking Technology - Administration Track

Certification Course Credits
MCSA: Windows Server 2012 CTS 1303
CTS 1328
CTS 1334 
9
CompTIA Network+ CNT 1000 3
CompTIA Server+ CGS 1309 3
CompTIA Linux+ CTS 2106
CTS 2321
CTS 2322
9
CompTIA A+ CET 1171C and CET 1172C 6
 

Earned credit toward our A.S. degree in Cybersecurity

Certification Course Credits
Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) CIS 2352 3
Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT) CET1600 and CET 1610 6
CompTIA A + CET 1171C and CET1172C 6
CompTIA Security + CTS 1120 and CIS 1358 6
CompTIA Linux + CTS 2106 3

Earned credit toward our A.S. degree in Computer Information Technology

Certification Course Credits
Certified Internet Web (CIW)-Database Design Specialist CGS 1309 3
CompTIA A+ CET 1171C and CET1172C 6
CompTIA Network + CNT 1000 3
Microsoft Office Specialist – Microsoft Excel 2013 CGS 1100 and CGS 1515 6
Microsoft Office Specialist – Microsoft Office Access 2013 CGS 1100 and CGS 1545 6

Earned credit toward our A.S. degree in Web Development

Certification Course Credits
Certified Internet Web (CIW) Web Design Specialist CGS 1309 3
Certified Internet Web (CIW) Site Development Associate CGS 1309 3
Certified Internet Web (CIW) JavaScript Specialist COP 2801 3
CompTIA Network + CNT 1000 3
Oracle Certified Java Associate Programmer COP 2250 and COP 2251 6
Oracle Certified Java Programmer COP 2250 and COP 2251 3
Oracle Certified Master Java SE Developer (OCMJD) COP 2250 and COP 2251 6
Oracle Certified Professional Java EE Web Component Dev COP 1000 3
Oracle Certified Professional Java EE Business Component Dev COP 1000 3
Oracle Certified Expert Java Platform, EE Web Services Dev COP 1000 3
Oracle Certified Professional Java ME Mobile Application Dev COP 1000 3
Oracle Certified Master Java EE Enterprise Architect COP 1000, COP 2250 and COP 2251 9