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Credits By Examination

If you are a prospective or existing student following the 2018 or later catalog degree requirements, use the preceding link to see exactly how the CBE credit will be applied to your program.

To review the transfer credit award recommendation for an exam you have completed, please follow these steps:

  • Use the Type of Exam list below to find your type of exam and click on it.
  • Find the NAME of your exam in the table presented (titles are in alphabetical order).
  • Use the row to see how that exam may apply to your program of study, based on the passing score listed.
  • Use the provided abbreviation key to interpret the abbreviations indicating how many semester hours are recommended and to which areas of your degree program the hours may apply.

Type of Exam

  • ALEKS (Assessment and LEarning in Knowledge Spaces)
  • AP (Advanced Placement)
  • CLEP (College Level Examination Program)
  • DSST (Dantes Subject Standardized Tests)
  • Excelsior College Exams
Abbreviation Key
Catalog Years 2017 and Prior
Credit RecommendationAbbrev.
Semester Hour(s)SH
Graduate-Level CreditGRAD
Undergraduate-Level CreditUG
Area of StudyAbbrev.
Political SciencePS
Social ScienceSS