Professional judgment (PJ) is sometimes viewed as one of the more challenging aspects of Title IV program administration. There are both explicit and implicit guidelines that must be followed in relation to other aspects of Title IV federal student aid administration. This guide will teach you guiding principles and assist in their application on your campus. Completion of this self-study guide qualifies individuals to take the corresponding NASFAA Professional Credential test.
Available as a PDF only.
Upon purchase, you'll have access to download the PDF from the NASFAA website. This PDF is available until June 30, 2022.
Lesson 1: Overview
Lesson 2: Using Professional Judgment in Need Analysis
Lesson 3: Using Professional Judgment in Originating Direct Loan
Lesson 4: Using Professional Judgment in Satisfactory Academic Progress