Exam & Transfer Equivalency

CLEP Exam

Credit Granting Score

Credit Granted Equivalent Course Current SHU Equivalent
COMPOSITION AND LITERATURE
American Literature 50 6 hours English 105, 106 6 CR General Elec.
Analyzing & Interpreting Literature 50 6 hours English 115, 116 6 CR General Elec.
College Composition* 50 6 hours Writing 101, 102 6 CR En 110 & 3 General Elec. CR
College Composition Modular** 50 6 hours English 101, 102 6 CR General Elec.
English Literature 50 6 hours English 121, 122 6 CR General Elec.
Humanities 50 6 hours Humanities Elec. 6 CR General Elec.
*College Composition includes multiple choice items and two mandatory essays scored by CLEP.
**College Composition Modular includes a multiple choice section that may be supplemented either with an essay section provided by CLEP and scored by the college , or an essay section provided and scored by the college.
FOREIGN LANGUAGE*
*CLEP credit should not be granted in a language if a student has already completed college coursework in that language)
French Language Level 1 50-62 6 hours French 101, 102 6 CR FR 151, 152 Intermediate French I, II
French Language Level 2 63 12 hours French 101, 102, 201, 202 6 CR FR 201-202 Advance French I, II
German Language Level 1 50 6 hours German 101, 102 6 CR No SHU Equivalent
German Language Level 2 63 12 hours German 101, 102, 201, 202 6 CR No SHU Equivalent
Spanish Language Level 1 50-62 6 hours Spanish 101, 102 6 CR SP 151, 152 Intermediate Spanish I, II
Spanish Language Level 2 63 12 hours Spanish 101, 102, 201, 202 6 CR SP 201-202 Advance Spanish Composition & Grammar I, II
HISTORY AND SOCIAL SCIENCES
American Government 50 3 hours History 201 3 CR PO 121
History of the United States I: Early Colonization to 1877 50 3 hours History 110 3 CR No SHU Equivalent
History of the United States II: 1865 to the Present 50 3 hours History 111 3 CR No SHU Equivalent
Human Growth and Development 50 3 hours Psychology 103 3 CR PS 251 Life Span Development
Introduction to Educational Psychology 50 3 hours Psychology 104 3 CR No SHU Equivalent
Introductory to Psychology 50 3 hours Psychology 101 3 CR PS 110 Intro to Psychology
Introductory to Sociology 50 3 hours Sociology 110 3 CR SO 110 Sociological Imagination
Principles of Macroeconomics 60 3 hours Economics 101 3 CR EC 201 Principles of Economics I
Principles of Microeconomics 60 3 hours Economics 102 3 CR EC 202 Principles of Microeconomics
Social Sciences and History 50 6 hours Social Science Elec. 6 CR Social Science Elec.
Western Civilization I: Ancient Near East to 1648 50 3 hours History 101 3 CR Humanities Elec.
Western Civilization II: 1648 to Present 50 3 hours History 102 3 CR Humanities Elec.
SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS
Biology 70 6 hours Biology 101, 102 6 CR BI 111, 112 Concepts in Biology I & II
Biology 60 3 hours BI 112 3 CR Concepts in Biology II
Biology 50 3 hours BI 010 3 CR Non-Major Biology Elec.
Calculus 50 3 hours Math 111, 112 4 CR MA 151 Calculus I
Chemistry 50 6 hours Chemistry 101, 102 6 CR CH 151,152 General Chemistry 1,2
College Algebra 50 3 hours Math 103 3 CR MA 106 College Algebra
College Mathematics 50 6 hours Math 101, 102 6 CR MA 101 Mod. College Math I, MA 106 College Algebra
Natural Sciences 50 6 hours Nonlab, Science Elec 6 CR Science Elective
Precalculus 50 3 hours Math 109 3 CR MA 140 Pre-Calculus
BUSINESS
Financial Accounting 60 3 hours Accounting 201 3 CR AC 101 Financial Accounting & Reporting (SHU students, no prior unsuccessful WCOB attempts)
Information Systems & Computer Applications 75 3 hours Computer Science 101 3 CR CS 100
Introductory Business Law 60 3 hours Business 203 3 CR BU 231 Business Law I
Principles of Management 60 3 hours Business 101 3 CR BU 201 Principles of Management
Principles of Marketing 60 3 hours Business 201 3 CR MK 261 Principles of Marketing

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