University College

Credit by Examination

CLEP eCBT exam fee = $65, $70 as of 7/1/08
Test Center Administration fee = $15
Additional Essay fee = $10

  1. A maximum of 30 credit hours of general education credit may be awarded from a combination of College Level Examination Programs (CLEP) and other credit earned by examination.
  2. If prior to CLEP Testing, credit has been earned in any Core Course Requirement or knowledge Area Requirement, no credit will be awarded by taking a CLEP.
  3. Class work or AP credit earned prior to CLEP examination will be considered and may reduce the credit awarded for CLEP.
  4. Credit hours may be granted by CLEP examination as follows:
Test G.E. Requirement Required Score Possible Credit Earned
Freshman College Composition w/ essay ENGL 1010 50 or higher 3 credits
College Algebra Quantitative Literacy (MATH 1030) 50 or higher 4 credits
Calculus Quantitative Literacy (MATH 1030) 50 or higher 4 credits
American Government American Institutions (POLS 1100) 50 or higher 3 credits
Biology Life Science (BIOL 1010) 50 or higher 3 credits
Chemistry Physical Science (CHEM 1010) 50 or higher 3 credits
Analyzing and Interpreting Literature w/ essay Humanities (HU 1010) 50 or higher 3 credits
Introductory Psychology Social and Behavioral Sciences (PSY 1010) 50 or higher 3 credits
Introductory Sociology Social and Behavioral Sciences (SOC 1010) 50 or higher 3 credits

Test Given By Appointment Only

- CLEP - College-Level Examination Program