College-Level Examinations Program (CLEP)

General Examinations:

The General Examinations measure college-level achievement in five basic areas of the liberal arts:

  • English Composition
  • Humanities
  • Mathematics
  • Natural sciences
  • Social science/History

For General Examinations a minimum of three credits will be awarded for a score of 50 or higher.

2014-2015 CSU Credit Award
50-57 3 elective credits
58-65 4 elective credits
66-72 5 elective credits
73-80 6 elective credits
CLEP EquivalenciesArchived CLEP Equivalencies

College-Level Examinations Program (CLEP)

http://registrar.colostate.edu/transfer-credit/college-level-examinations-program-clep/

014-2015 Examinations Updated: 19 November 2014 Score Credit Hours CSU Equivalency
American Government 50 3 POLS 101
American Literature No Credit Awarded
Analyzing and Interpreting Literature No Credit Awarded
Biology 50 3 LIFE 102, 103 (Through Summer 2015) BZ 101 (Fall 2015 forward)
Calculus 50 4 MATH 160
Chemistry 50 5 CHEM 107, 108
College Algebra 50 3 MATH 117, 118, 124
College Composition No Credit Awarded
College Composition Modular
College Mathematics No Credit Awarded
English Literature No Credit Awarded
Financial Accounting 50 3 ACT 210
French Language: Level 1* 50
59
6
12
LFRE 105, elective
LFRE 105, 107, elective
French Language: Level 2*
German Language: Level 1* 50
63
6
12
LGER 105, elective
LGER 105, 107, elective
German Language: Level 2*
History of the United States I: Early Colonization to 1877 50 3 HIST 150
History of the United State II: 1865 to the Present 50 3 HIST 151
Human Growth and Development 50 4 HDFS 101 , elective
Humanities
Information Systems and Computer Applications 50 3 CIS 200
Introduction to Educational Psychology 50 3 Elective Credit
Introductory Business Law 50 3 BUS 260
Introductory Psychology 50 3 PSY 100
Introductory Sociology 50 3 SOC 100
Natural Sciences
Pre-calculus 50 5 MATH 117, 118, 124, 125, 126
Principles of Accounting 50 3 ACT 210
Principles of Macroeconomics 50 3 ECON 204
Principles of Management 50 3 MGT 320
Principles of Marketing 50 3 MKT 300
Principles of Microeconomics 50 3 ECON 202
Social Sciences & History
Spanish Language: Level 1* 50
63
6
12
LSPA 105, elective
LSPA 105, 107, elective
Spanish Language: Level 2*
Western Civilization I: Ancient Near East to 1648 50 3 HIST 100
Western Civilization II: 1648 to the Present 50 3 HIST 101

 

Sending Scores to CSU:

An official copy for any CLEP (College Level Examination Program) exam must be sent to Colorado State University.  Unofficial copies will not be accepted.  Requests to have scores sent to CSU may be submitted through:

CLEP Transcript Services
P.O. Box 6600
Princeton, NJ 08541-6600
Phone: 800-257-9558 (8 a.m. to 6 p.m., ET, Monday-Friday)
Fax: 610-628-3726
Email:  clep@info.collegeboard.com

Contact CollegeBoard – CLEP Exam Services

CSU Code:  4075