College Level Examination Program (CLEP) Scoring Chart

Credit will be awarded for earning the qualifying score, or higher, in each of the exams noted below. A qualifying score will result in credit, but no grade, on the student's transcript unless otherwise noted. Only those exams accepted as college credit are listed. Limitations and additional requirements may apply.

Business

Exam Qualifying
Score
Credits/Course
Awarded
Financial Accounting 50 ACC 113
(3 credits)
Information Systems and Computer Applications 50 CSC 124
(3 credits)

Composition & Literature

Exam Qualifying
Score
Credits/Course
Awarded
American Literature 58 Humanities elective
(3 credits)
Analyzing Literature 60 Humanities elective
(3 credits)
English Literature 62 Humanities elective
(3 credits)
College Composition 59 ENL 111
(3 credits)

Mathematics

Exam Qualifying
Score
Credits/Course
Awarded
Calculus w/Elementary Functions 61 MTH 240 (4 credits)
College Algebra 63 MTH 180 (3 credits)
College Algebra/Trigonometry 58 MTH 190 (4 credits)
General College Mathematics 62 MTH 151 (3 credits)
Precalculus 61 MTH 190 (4 credits)
Trigonometry 58 MTH 182 (3 credits)

Natural Sciences

Exam Qualifying
Score
Credits/Course
Awarded
General Biology
(subject examination)
46 BIO 120
(4 credits)
General Chemistry
(subject examination)
52 CHM 111 and 121
(8 credits)
General Chemistry
(subject examination)
47-51 CHM 100 or 108 or 111
(4 credits)
Natural Sciences
(general examination)
50 100-level general
science elective
(3 lecture credits; no lab)

Social Sciences & Humanities

Exam Qualifying
Score
Credits/Course
Awarded
American Government B Level* PSC Social Science elective (3 credits)
Educational Psychology 50 PSY 231 (3 credits)
Human Growth & Development 50 EDU or PSY elective
(3 credits)
Macroeconomics 50 ECO 111 (3 credits)
Microeconomics 50 ECO 112 (3 credits)
Psychology 50 PSY 111 (3 credits)
Sociology 50 SOC 111 (3 credits)
Western Civilization 1 B Level* HIS Humanities elective (3 credits)
Western Civilization 2 B Level* HIS Humanities elective (3 credits)

* Numerical scores for the B-Level are available from College Board.

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