College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) Credit Guide—Previous Year

For Students Entering Michigan Tech During the 2017–2018 Academic Year

CLEP tests are appropriate for returning adult students, graduating high school seniors, and currently enrolled college students.

Students who participate in the CLEP General Examination will receive no advanced placement credit. Students who participate in selected CLEP Subject Examinations and earn at least a minimum acceptable score will receive the following credit.

Subject Minimum Score Credit Credit Awarded
American Government 50 SS 2600 3
American History 1: Thru 1877 50 SS 2500 3
American History 2:  1865-1982 50 SS 2501 3
American Literature 50 HU 2501 3
Analysis and Interpretation of Literature 50 HU 9300L 3
Calculus with Elementary Functions 50 MA 1160 4
English Literature 50 HU 2538 3
General Biology 50 BL 1040 4
General Chemistry 50 CH 1150, 1151, 1153
CH 1160, 1161, 1163
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General Psychology 50 PSY 2000 3
Human Cultural Geography 50 SS 2400 3
Introduction to Anthropology 50 SS 2100 3
Introduction to Sociology 50 SS 2700 3
Introductory Accounting 50 ACC 2000 3
Introductory Business Law 50 BUS 2200 3
Pre-Calculus 50 MA 1032 4
Principles of Macroeconomics* 50 EC 9300L 3
Principles of Microeconomics* 50 EC 9300L 3
Western Civilization 1: Thru 1648 50 SS 2502 3
Western Civilization 2: 1648-Present 50 SS 2503 3

*Students scoring a 50 or higher on both economics tests will receive 3 credits for EC 9300L, approved HASS credit, and EC 2001 for 3 credits.