Guidance Letter A-040

CLEVELAND STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE Cleveland, Tennessee

SUBJECT:  Procedures for Awarding Credit Based on CLEP Subject Area Examination Scores

CLEP examination Score Required Credit Granted Course Title
American Government 50 3 POLS 1030
American Literature 50 6 ENGL 2110 & 2120
Analyzing & Interpreting Literature 50 6 Credit for Literature Requirement or specific ENGL course
Biology 50 8 BIOL 1110 & 1120
Calculus 50 4 MATH 1910
Chemistry 50 8 CHEM 1110 & 1120
College Algebra 50 3 MATH 1130
MATH 1630
College Composition
(also Freshmen)
50 6 ENGL 1010 & 1020
College Composition
Modular
50 3/6 ENGL 1010 & 1020
College Mathematics 50 3 Credit for college-level Mathematics Requirement
English Literature 50 6 ENGL 2210 & 2220
Financial Accounting 50 3 ACCT 1010
French Language, level 1 50 6 FREN 1010 & 1020
French Language, level II 50 12 FREN 1010 & 1020
FREN 2800
History of the United States I 50 3 HIST 2010
History of the United States II 50 3 HIST 2020
Human Growth and Development 50 3 PSYC 2110 or 2130
Humanities 50 6 Credit for Humanities Requirement
Information Systems & Computer Applications 50 3 INFS 1010
Introduction to Educational Psychology 50 3 PSYC 1130
Introductory Psychology 50 3 PSYC 1030
Introductory Sociology 50 3 SOCI  1010
Natural Sciences 50 8 BIOL 1010 & 1020
Precalculus 50 3 MATH 1710
Principles of Macroeconomics 50 3 ECON 2010
Principles of Management 50 3 MGT 1010
Principles of Marketing 50 3 BUS 2100
Principles of Microeconomics 50 3 ECON 2020
Social Sciences & History 50 6 Elective
Spanish Language, level I 50 6 SPAN 1010 & 1020
Spanish Language, level II 63 12 SPAN 1010 & 1020
SPAN 2010 & 2020


Source:  Scores Based on Credit-Granting Scores Recommended by the American Council of Education (ACE); a comparison review of all other TBR institutions by Assistant Deans and Dean of Academic Affairs on March 18, 1994; and a survey of Arts and Sciences/Liberal Arts Administration in Two-Year Colleges conducted in January 1995.

Approved by:   Curriculum and Academic Standards meeting on December 13, 2012; President’s Cabinet on February 1, 2013