Certain industry recognized certifications are eligible for Jackson State college level course credits.
- The student must contact an appropriate academic advisor within the first term at JSCC if industry certification credit is being sought.
- Upon providing direct evidence of the secured certification, the advisor will confirm with the academic dean and process the required Registrar documentation for course credit posting.
|Industry Certification||Jackson State Course Equivalents||Credit Hours|
|LPN Unencumbered TN License||If accepted in the LPN>RN Tract||9 credit hours|
|Comp Tia A+||CIS 170 and CIS 270||6 credits hours|
|Comp Tia Net+||CIS 175||3 credit hours|
|CompTia Linux+||CIS 145||3 credit hours|
|CompTIA Server+||CIS 190 and CIS 275||6 credit hours|
|MCTS: Windows Server Exam 70-640||CIS 190||3 credit hours|
|MCTS: Windows Server Exam 70-642||CIS 275||3 credit hours|
|CCENT||CIS 176, 177 and 276||9 credit hours|
|CCNA||CIS 176, 177, 276, 277||12 credit hours|
|CNSS 4011||CIS 156, 175, 250||9 credit hours|
|CNSS 4013||CIS 156, 175, 250, 259||12 credit hours|
For more information on this type of PLA please contact Terri Messer, Division Dean at (731) 425-2632.