CLEP is a series of examinations that allow individuals to earn college credit for what they know, regardless of where they learned it.
Crowder College CLEP exams are 90 minutes long, administered on computer and students receive their score as soon as they complete the exam. However, College Composition with Essay will be 120 minutes long and will be sent to CLEP for grading and will take three to four weeks to be scored. We proctor all CLEP examinations for other Colleges and Universities as well, except exams which require a hand-written component.
|Examination||Score Required||Credits||Course Equivalent|
|Financial Accounting||50||6 hours||ACCT 201, 202|
|Business Law, Intro. to||50||3 hours||BSAD 230|
|Management, Principles of||50||3 hours||BMGT 175|
|Marketing||50||3 hours||BMGT 200|
|Composition & Literature|
|Analyzing & Interpreting Literature||50||3 hours||ENGL 109|
|College Composition||50||3 hours||ENGL 101|
|Humanities||50||6 hours||Humanities electives|
|French, Level 1||50||6 hours||FREN 101, 102|
|French, Level 2||62||12 hours||FR 101,102,201,202|
|Spanish, Level 1||50||6 hours||SPAN 101, 102|
|Spanish, Level 2||66||12 hours||SPAN 101,102, 201,202|
|History & Social Sciences|
|American Government||50||3 hours||PLSC 103|
|Educational Psych., Intro.||50||3 hours||PSYC 220|
|Macroeconomics||50||3 hours||ECON 201|
|Microeconomics||50||3 hours||ECON 202|
|Psychology, Intro.||50||3 hours||PSYC 101|
|Sociology, Intro.||50||3 hours||SOC 101|
|United States History I:|
|Early Colonization to 1877||50||3 hours||HIST 106|
|United States History II:|
|1865 to Present||50||3 hours||HIST 107|
|Western Civilization I:|
|Ancient Near East to 1648||50||3 hours||HIST 101|
|Western Civilization II:|
|1648 to Present||50||3 hours||HIST 102|
|Science & Mathematics|
|College Algebra||50||3 hours||MATH 111|
|Biology||50||5 hours||BIOL 101|
|Calculus w/ Elem. Functions||50||5 hours||MATH 150/160|
|Chemistry||50||5 hours||CHEM 111|
Crowder College students may earn up to 15 credits with CLEP exams, or other alternative learning experiences including: Experiential Credit and Self-Directed Learning. Check with your advisor for more information.
Students may not repeat an exam within 6 months of the testing date. CLEP exams repeated earlier than 6 months will be cancelled and your test fees will be forfeited.
NOTE: If you fail a class, a passing CLEP score does not replace the grade of the failed class. The “F” will remain on your transcript; however, you will receive credit for the class.
Students receive their score as soon as they complete the exam. However, College Composition with Essay will be sent to CLEP for grading and will take three to four weeks to be scored.