CLEP Course Equivalencies

(all credits accepted at lower division level)

CLEP Exam

Exam Score

Western Course Equivalent

General Education Requirement Fulfilled

Semester Credits

COMPOSITION & LITERATURE:

    

American Literature    

Analyzing & Interpreting Literature     

College Composition

College Composition    

English Literature    

Humanities

50

50

50

59

50

50

ENG Elective

ENG 150

ENG 102 (GT-CO1)

ENG 102 (GT-CO1) & COM 202 (GT-CO2)

ENG Elective

Gen Ed Area III Elective

3 credits Area 3

3 credits Area 3

Essential Skills writing courses

Essential Skills writing courses

3 credits Area 3

3 credits Area 3

3

3

3

6

3

3

FOREIGN LANGUAGES:

    

French Language, Level I Proficiency     

French - Level II Proficiency     

German Language, Level I Proficiency     

German - Level II Proficiency     

Spanish Language, Level I Proficiency     

Spanish - Level II Proficiency

50

59

50

60

50

63

General Elective

General Elective

General Elective

General Elective

SPAN 101, 102

SPAN 1XX, 254, 255

 

6

9

6

9

6

9

SOCIAL SCIENCES & HISTORY:

    

American Government    

History of the United States I: Early Colonizations to 1877

History of the United States II: 1865 to present

Human Growth & Development

Introduction to Educational Psychology

Introductory Psychology

Introductory Sociology

Principles of Macroeconomics

Principles of Microeconomics

Social Sciences & History

Western Civilization I: Ancient Near East to 1648

Western Civilization II: 1648 to present

50

50

50

50

50

50

50

50

50

50

50

50

POLS 180 (GT-SS1)

HIST 126 (GT-HI1)

HIST 127 (GT-HI1)

PSY 270

PSY Elective

PSY 100 (GT-SS3)

SOC 101

ECON 201 (GT-SS1)

ECON 202

Gen Ed Area I Elective

HIST 101 (GT-HI1)

 HIST 102 (GT-HI1)

3 credits Area 1

3 credits Area 1

3 credits Area 1

3 credits Area 1

3 credits Area 1

3 credits Area 1

3 credits Area 1

3 credits Area 1

3 credits Area 1

3 credits Area 1

3 credits Area 1

3 credits Area 1

3

3

3

3

3

3

3

3

3

3

3

3

SCIENCE & MATHEMATICS:

    

Biology    

Calculus    3

Chemistry     6

College Algebra    3

College Mathematics   

Natural Sciences   

Pre-calculus    

50

50

50

50

50

50

50

BIOL 150 (GT-SC1), 151

MATH 151 (GT-MA1)

CHEM 111 (GT-SC1), 113

MATH 140 (GT-MA1)

MATH 105 (GT-MA1) 

Gen Ed Area II

MATH 141

 6 credits Area 2

Essential Skills math course

6 credits Area 2

Essential Skills math course

Essential Skills math course

 Elective 6 credits Area 2

Essential Skills math course

6

3

6

3

3

6

3

BUSINESS:

    

Financial Accounting  

Information Systems

Introductory Business Law     

Principles of Management

Principles of Marketing

50

50 

50

50

50

ACC 201

BUAD 220

BUAD 210

BUAD Elective

BUAD 270

 

3

3

3

3

3

Note:  This chart was prepared based upon the 2017-2018 catalog.  Policy subject to change after further review.
Information Systems & Computer Applications is being shortened to Information Systems

**Western will award a maximum of 18 credits for CLEP exams.