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College-Level Examination Program (CLEP)

The College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) is a series of examinations that allow individuals to earn college credit for what they already know, regardless of where they learned it. CLEP is the most widely accepted credit-by-examination program in the United States.

North Shore Community College awards academic credit for CLEP Exams as outlined below:

NSCC grants credit for the following CLEP examinations:

CLEP ExaminationCredit-Granting ScoreCredit GrantedNSCC Equivalent Course
Composition & Literature
American Literature503LIT 210
Analyzing & Interpreting Literature503CMP 104 – 144
*Supplemental Essay Required
English Literature503LIT 202
College Composition Modular503CMP 101
*Supplemental Essay plus Portfolio Required
Science & Mathematics
College Algebra503MAT 151
College Mathematics503MAT110
Pre-calculus506MAT 151 / MAT 152
Calculus504MAT 251
Information Systems503CPS 100
Foreign Languages
French Language, Level 1 (2 semesters)506FRE 101 / FRE 102
French Language, Level 2 (3 semesters)599FRE 201
German Language, Level 1 (2 semesters)506GER 101 / GER 102
German Language, Level 2 (3 semesters)609GER 201
Spanish Language, Level 1 (2 semesters)506SPN 101 / SPN 102
Spanish Language, Level 2 (3 semesters)639SPN 201
History & Social Sciences
American Government503GOV 104
History of the United States I: Early Colonization to 1877503HIS 103
History of the United States II:1865 to Present503HIS 104
Humanities503HUM 701
Macroeconomics, Principles of503ECO 103
Microeconomics, Principles of503ECO 104
Psychology, Introductory503PSY 102
Human Growth and Development503PSY 204
Sociology, Introductory503SOC 106
Western Civilization I: Ancient Near East to 1648503HIS 101
Western Civilization II:1648 to the Present503HIS 102
Business
Accounting, Financial503 /or 6ACC108 or ACC101 & ACC102
Business Law, Introductory503BUS 102
Management, Principles of503MGT 102
Marketing, Principles of503MKT 101



More information on Examination Credit, please visit the Center for Alternative Studies and Educational Testing


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