College Level Examination Program (CLEP)

CLEP GENERAL EXAMINATIONS

Examination Source

Examination Title

Course Equivalents

Score Required

Number of Credits

CLEP General

Natural Sciences

NSCI 100 and BIOL 101

50

6

CLEP General

Humanities

ARTH 100

50

3

CLEP General

College Mathematics

MATH 106 (and MATH 105 prior to fall 2008)

50

6

CLEP General

Social Sciences and History

Social Science no equivalent; HUMN no equivalent

50

6

UMUC IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR DETERMINING STUDENTS' PRIOR KNOWLEDGE OR PREPARATION FOR THESE EXAMS. APPROVAL TO TAKE EXAMS DOES NOT GUARANTEE AWARD OF CREDIT; OTHER CONDITIONS, SUCH AS THE APPROPRIATE SCORE, MUST BE SATISFIED. ALL INFORMATION ON CREDIT-BY-EXAM IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE.

 

CLEP Subject Examinations

COMPOSITION AND LITERATURE

Examination Source

Title

Minimum Score

CR.

Do Not Take UMUC Course Below

CLEP Subject

American Literature

50

3 LL

ENGL 221

CLEP Subject

Analyzing and Interpreting Literature

50

3 LL

3 s.h. Literature

CLEP Subject

College Composition Modular

- without Essay*

- with Essay


 

50

50


 

3 LL

6 LL

2nd Writing Communications General Education Requirement + LL Elective

CLEP Subject

English Literature

50

3 LL

ENGL 211

 

SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS

Examination Source

Title

Minimum Score

CR.

Do Not Take UMUC Course Below

CLEP Subject

Biology*

50

6 LL

BIOL 101
+ 3 s.h. BIOL
(not lab. science)

CLEP Subject

Calculus

50

4 LL

MATH 140

CLEP Subject

Chemistry

50

6 LL

CHEM 103 and 113

CLEP Subject

College Algebra

50

3 LL

MATH 107

CLEP Subject 

PreCalculus

50

3 LL

MATH 107/108, and MATH 115

 

FOREIGN LANGUAGES

Examination Source

Title

Minimum Score

CR.

Do Not Take UMUC Course Below

CLEP Subject

French Level I (2 Sem.)

French Level II (4 Sem.)

50


59

6 LL


9 LL

FREN 111, 112, & 211

CLEP Subject

German Level I (2 Sem.)

German Level II (4 Sem.)

50


60

6 LL


9 LL

GERM 111, 112, & 211

CLEP Subject

Spanish Level I (2 Sem.)

Spanish Level II (4 Sem.)

50


63

6 LL


9 LL

SPAN 111, 112, & 211

 

HISTORY AND SOCIAL SCIENCE

Examination Source

Title

Minimum Score

CR.

Do Not Take UMUC Course Below

CLEP Subject

American Government

50

3 LL

GVPT 170

CLEP Subject

History of U.S. I: Early Colonization to 1877

50

3 LL

HIST 156

CLEP Subject

History of U.S. II: 1865 to Present

50

3 LL

HIST 157

CLEP Subject

Human Growth and Development

50

3 LL

EDHD 411 and PSYC 351

CLEP Subject

Introduction to Educational Psychology

50

3 LL

EDHD 460 and PSYC 442

CLEP Subject

Introductory Psychology

50

3 LL

PSYC 100

CLEP Subject

Intro Sociology

50

3 LL

SOCY 100

CLEP Subject

Principles of Macroeconomics

50

3 LL

ECON 201 and 205

CLEP Subject

Principles of Microeconomics

50

3 LL

ECON 203

CLEP Subject

Western Civilization I

– Ancient Near East to 1648


 
50


 
3 LL


 
HIST 141

CLEP Subject

Western Civilization II

– Ancient Near East 1648 to Present


 
50


 
3 LL


 
HIST 142

 

BUSINESS

Examination Source

Title

Minimum Score

CR.

Do Not Take UMUC Course Below

CLEP Subject

Financial Accounting

50

3 LL

ACCT 220

CLEP Subject

Information Systems

50

3 LL

IFSM 201

CLEP Subject

Introductory Business Law

50

3 LL

BMGT 380

CLEP Subject

Principles of Management

50

3 LL

BMGT 364

CLEP Subject

Principles of Marketing

50

3 LL

MRKT 310