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Credit By Exam/Advanced Placement/CLEP

Credit by Exam/Advanced Placement/CLEP

Refer to the General Section of this catalog for specific information regarding Credit by Exam. Refer to the Arts and Sciences Program of Study section for specific information on Advanced Placement.


College Level Examination Program (CLEP)

The College of Arts and Sciences will accept a maximum of 24 semester hours of CLEP through successful completion of the General Examinations. Additional credit may be earned through satisfactory scores in individual subject examinations. See the General Section of the catalog for information on hours of credit awarded for various scores and the scoring for English composition.

Humanities/Fine Arts:

Students will receive credit for Arts and Sciences distributive requirements in humanities.

Mathematics:

A student will receive credit for Math 1180 plus one hour of elective credit for earning 4 hours on the CLEP test or MATH 1180 plus 3 elective hours for earning 6 hours on the CLEP test.

Natural Sciences:

Students will receive credit for Arts and Sciences distributive requirements in natural sciences.

Social Sciences:

Students will receive credit for Arts and Sciences distributive requirements in social sciences.

Foreign Languages:

Students with a score of 45-54 will receive credit for French, German or Spanish 1500; those with a score of 55 to 64 will receive credit for 1500 and 2140; those with a score of 65 or above will receive credit for 1500, 2140 and 2150.

Last Updated: 6/26/15