UNC Charlotte recognizes credits for CLEP exams as shown below.
Note: UNC Charlotte does not administer the CLEP testing program. Students interested in taking CLEP exams should contact CLEP Test Administration at Central Piedmont Community College, 704-330-6886.
The General Examinations
|CLEP AREA EXAMINATION||UNC CHARLOTTE REQUIRED SCORE||CREDIT GRANTED||EQUIVALENT COURSES|
|College Mathematics||---||0||No Credit Awarded|
|College Composition||500||3||UWRT Elective Credit|
|Natural Science||450||8||Natural Science|
|Social Science||460||6||Social Science|
The Subject Examinations
|CLEP EXAMINATION||UNC CHARLOTTE REQUIRED SCORE||CREDIT GRANTED||EQUIVALENT COURSES|
|COMPOSITION AND LITERATURE|
|American Literature*||50||3||Elective, LBST2212 Literature and Culture|
|Analyzing and Interpreting Literature*||50||3||Elective, LBST2212 Literature and Culture|
|College Composition Modular||No Credit Awarded|
|College Composition||50||3||TRNF Elective Credit|
|English Literature*||50||3||Elective, LBST2212 Literature and Culture|
|Humanities||No Credit Awarded|
|SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS|
|Biology||50||6||BIOL1110, 1115 no labs|
|Chemistry||50||6||CHEM1251, 1252 no labs|
|Calculus with Elementary Functions||50||3||MATH1241|
|College Mathematics||No Credit Awarded|
|French, Level 1||50||6||FREN1201, 1202|
|French, Level 2||52||12||FREN1201, 1202, 2201. 2202|
|German, Level 1||50||6||GERM1201, 1202|
|German, Level 2||63||12||GERM1201, 1202, 2201, 2202|
|Spanish, Level 1||50||6||SPAN1201, 1202|
|Spanish, Level 2||54||12||SPAN1201, 1202, 2201, 2202|
|Spanish with Writing, Level 1||50||6||SPAN 1201, 1202|
|Spanish with Writing, Level 2||65||12||SPAN 1201, 1202, 2201, 2202|
|HISTORY AND SOCIAL SCIENCES|
|Educational Psychology||50||3||PSYC Elective|
|Human Growth and Development||50||3||Elective, LBST2214|
|Social Sciences and History||No Credit Awarded|
|U.S. History I, Colonization to 1877***||50||3||HIST1160, LBST2101|
|U.S. History II, 1865 to the Present***||50||3||HIST1161, LBST2101|
|West. Civilization I, Ancient to 1648***||50||3||HIST1120, LBST2101|
|West. Civilization II, 1648 t0 the Present***||50||3||HIST1121, LBST2101|
|Accounting, Principles of||60||3||ACCT2121|
|Business Law, Introductory||60||3||BLAW3150|
|Information Systems and Computer Applications****||No Credit Awarded|
|Management, Principles of||60||3||MGMT3140|
|Marketing, Principles of||60||3||MKTG3110|
* A maximum of six hours in Literature elective will be granted
*** A maximum of nine hours in UNC Charlotte History credit will be granted
**** Credit may be earned through a departmental exam, please visit this page for additional info.
++ Credit may be awarded only for Biology majors
- Credits listed above are possible for students taking the computer-based CLEP test after July 1, 2001. If you took a CLEP exam prior to July 2001, please contact the Admissions office to determine if transfer credits are possible.
- CLEP credit will be awarded according to the UNC Charlotte policy in place at the time of evaluation.
- CLEP credit(s) presented as part of an A A. or A.S. degree are accepted as part of the degree and are NOT subject to reevaluation.
- The amount of CLEP credit awarded, applicable to a specific degree program, is determined by the department offering the program.
More informatin about CLEP and residency requirements is available in the university catalog.