College Level Examination Program (CLEP)

CLEP GENERAL EXAMINATIONS

Examination Source Examination Title Course Equivalents Score Required Number of Credits
CLEP General* English Composition with or without Essay Communications General Education Requirement 50 6
CLEP General Natural Sciences NSCI 100 and BIOL 101 50 6
CLEP General Humanities
Fine Arts
Literature
ARTH 100 50 6
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
* Effective July 1, 2010 English Composition will be replaced by College Composition Modular. English Composition with essay will be replaced by College Composition and will equate to 2nd Level writing.
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 6 LL ENGL 221 and 222
CLEP Subject Analyzing and Interpreting Literature 50 6 LL 3 s.h. HUMN
3 s.h. Literature
CLEP Subject College Composition Modular

- without Essay*

- with Essay



50

50



3 LL

6 LL



Communications General Education Requirement

Communications General Education Requirement + LL Elective
CLEP Subject English Literature 50 6 LL ENGL 211 and 212
CLEP Subject Freshman College Composition
(Ending 6/30/10)
50 6 LL Communications General Education Requirement
LL Elective

 

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 3 LL MATH 220
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


12 LL
FREN 111 and 112


FREN 111-212 and
FREN 101, 102, and 203
CLEP Subject German Level I (2 Sem.)

German Level II (4 Sem.)
50


60
6 LL


12 LL
GERM 111 and 112


GERM 111-212,
GERM 101, 102, and 201
CLEP Subject Spanish Level I (2 Sem.)

Spanish Level II (4 Sem.)
50


63
6 LL


12 LL
Span 111 and 112


SPAN 100TR (effective 8/1/2010)

 

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 and Computer Applications 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