From: Barry Munic <bmunic@davaracademy.com>

Date: October 2, 2017 

To: YIEP <theyiep@gmail.com>

 

Dear Rabbi Lerner,

 

As per our discussion, I recommend the following courses for your students to meet their Gen Ed requirements for your YIEP program:

 

ENG 101 - English Composition I

ENG 102 - English Composition II

SCI 103 - Meteorology

COM 101 - Principles of Public Speaking

MAT 203 - Principles of Statistics

CIS 101 - Intro to Computer Science

 

All of our courses are approved by the National College Credit Recommendation Service.  The NCCRS posts these courses along with their descriptions on their website.  Use the links above or go to the following link to see all our course listings on NCCRS: http://www.nationalccrs.org/organizations/davar-academy-llc

 

As always, feel free to contact me with any questions.

 

Best Regards,

Barry Munic

Educational Director

bmunic@davaracademy.com

DavarAcademy.com


 

From: "Windy Smith, Bellevue University" <Wsmith@bellevue.edu>

Date: October 2, 2017

To: 'YIEP' <theyiep@gmail.com>

 

Yes, these would meet our General Education requirements in the area they correspond with if taken Nov. 2016 to present, prior to Nov. 2016 not evaluated for credit.

 

ENG 101 - English Composition I – EN 101 (BU BC gen ed)

ENG 102 - English Composition II – EN 102(BU BC gen ed)

SCI 103 – Meteorology – NS TLL (natural science gen ed BU)

COM 101 - Principles of Public Speaking CA 103 (BU-  oral comm gen ed )

MAT 203 - Principles of Statistics - MA 215 (BU – MA gen ed)

CIS 101 - Intro to Computer Science CIS 101 (BU – TN gen ed)

Core Requirements

Options To Fulfill the Core Requirements

ATT:  ALL STUDENTS OF THE YIEP-BELLEVUE UNIVERSITY PROGRAM.

AS YOU KNOW, ALL UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE STUDENTS (unless you  have a Bachelors or Associates degree) ARE REQUIRED TO FULFILL COURSE REQUIREMENTS WITHIN THE CORE REQUIREMENTS OF THE BACHELORS DEGREE PROGRAM. THESE COURSES AND CREDITS CAN BE COMPLETED AT ANY TIME, BEFORE, DURING OR AFTER YOU COMPLETE YOUR MAJOR AND THE KIRKPATRICK SIGNATURE SERIES.

ALL YIEP STUDENTS ARE REQUIRED TO COMPLETE ENGLISH COMPOSITION 1 and 2, A MATH COURSE OF STATISTICS OR OF INTERMEDIATE ALGEBRA OR HIGHER, A SCIENCE COURSE OF YOUR CHOICE AND A COURSE IN ORAL COMMUNICATION/PUBLIC SPEAKING AND A COURSE IN TECHNOLOGY.

*YOU CAN FULFILL THESE REQUIREMENTS BY TAKING A CLEP OR DSST EXAM

Bellevue University’s CLEP score recipient number is: CLEP #6053
Bellevue University’s DSST score recipient number is: DSST #9059

http://clep.collegeboard.org/

http://getcollegecredit.com/

http://www.bellevue.edu/admissions-tuition/clep-dsst/clep-dsst-testing

http://www.bellevue.edu/admissions-tuition/clep-dsst/clep-listing

http://www.bellevue.edu/admissions-tuition/clep-dsst/dsst-listing

 

The following links may assist you in studying for these exams:

http://www.free-clep-prep.com/index.html

http://www.instantcert.com/college.php4

 


*YOU CAN FULFILL THESE REQUIREMENTS BY TAKING AN EXAM GIVEN BY DAVARACADEMY.COM

CONTACT RABBI BARRY MUNIC THROUGH THE WEBSITE OR AT bmunic@davaracademy.com
ASK HIM ABOUT THE COURSE STUDY GUIDE, TUITION AND FEES, ETC.  THESE EXAMS ARE ACCEPTED BY BELLEVUE UNIVERSITY, AND MANY OTHER COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES.


Official notarized certifications of basic EMT training will fulfill three credits of science and three credits of electives.


 

The Alternative Credit Project™ (ACP) provides a pool of online courses that Bellevue University will accept towards your degree. A national program of the American Council on Education, supported by a generous grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the ACP is designed to help adults finish what they started—a two- or four-year degree, or a post-secondary certificate.

http://www.bellevue.edu/prospective-students/transfer/alternative-credit-project


Coopersmith Career Consulting | NCCRS
http://www.nationalccrs.org/organizations/coopersmith-career-consulting


*YOU CAN FULFILL THESE COURSE REQUIREMENTS BY TAKING AN ONLINE OR CORRESPONDENCE COURSE FROM ANY UNIVERSITY THAT OFFERS SUCH COURSES.

MAY I SUGGEST THAT IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TAKE AN ONLINE COURSE, CONSIDER TAKING A COURSE FROM STRAIGHTERLINE.  THE COURSES ARE GEARED FOR INDEPENDENT STUDY AND THE TUITION IS LESS EXPENSIVE THAN MOST COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES.

SEE   http://www.straighterline.com/online-college-courses/

BELLEVUE UNIVERSITY HAS PARTNERED WITH STRAIGHTERLINE. MOST COURSES TAKEN AT STRAIGHTERLINE ARE ACCEPTED IN FULL TRANSFER BY BELLEVUE UNIVERSITY; THERE ARE STRAIGHTERLINE COURSES THAT WOULD FULFILL ALL THE REQUIRED CORE COURSES LISTED ABOVE. SEE THE COURSE EQUIVALENCIES: http://www.straighterline.com/colleges/bellevue-university/course-equivalency/

PLEASE NOTE: IF YOU TAKE FOUR STRAIGHTERLINE COURSES WHILE YOU ARE A STUDENT AT BELLEVUE UNIVERSITY, YOU MAY BE ENTITLED TO A $500 GRANT TOWARDS YOUR BELLEVUE TUITION FEES. CONTACT THE UNIVERSITY FOR MORE DETAILS.

BEFORE YOU REGISTER, GOOGLE COUPON FOR STRAIGHTERLINE COURSE, TO RECEIVE A DISCOUNTED PRICE.


YOU CAN ALSO EARN CREDITS FROM STUDY.COM ACADEMY:

http://study.com/academy/college-accelerator-hub/how-to-transfer-college-credit-online.html

Study.com’s College Accelerator is an alternative credit program that gives students the ability to take ACE- and NCCRS-recommended college courses and earn transferable college credit.

Per the Reg Office: We would accept any course credits from Study.com that are recommended credit by ACE or NCCRS taken during the valid dates of recommendation.

Windy Smith  |  Student Coach  |  Academic Advising

Bellevue University, 1000 Galvin Road South, Bellevue, Nebraska 68005-3098  |  bellevue.edu

Phone: 402.557.7621  |  windy.smith@bellevue.edu


*YOU CAN FULFILL THESE COURSE REQUIREMENTS BY TAKING A COURSE AT YOUR LOCAL COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY.

PLEASE BE SURE TO CHECK WITH YIEP OR BELLEVUE UNIVERSITY BEFORE YOU REGISTER FOR ANY OF THE ABOVE TO BE SURE THE COURSE OR EXAM YOU DO TAKE WILL FULFILL THE CORE REQUIREMENT YOU WISH IT TO.

 

ONCE YOU COMPLETE YOUR 45 CREDITS ONLINE AT BELLEVUE UNIVERSITY (36 credits of your major and the 9 credit Kirkpatrick Signature Series), AND THE ABOVE LISTED 18 CREDITS OF THE CORE, YOU WILL STILL NEED 64 CREDITS THAT CAN BE FULFILLED WITH CREDITS FROM YESHIVA, SEMINARY, YIEP TESTING, VARIOUS COURSES YOU MAY HAVE TAKEN (EMT COURSE, COMPUTER COURSES, TEACHER TRAINING COURSES, ETC. — CONTACT YIEP TO DISCUSS YOUR EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE), TRANSFER CREDITS FROM OTHER INSTITUTIONS, ETC. WHEN IN DOUBT IF THE COURSE OR EXPERIENCE WOULD BE ACCEPTED, PLEASE ASK US.

THESE 64 CREDITS CAN BE FULFILLED AT ANY TIME DURING THE PROGRAM (your prior Yeshiva, Seminary, College transcripts should have been sent to YIEP before you started the program).

AS ALWAYS, CONTACT YIEP FOR ASSISTANCE.
THEYIEP@GMAIL.COM
WWW.THEYIEP.COM