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    Westchester Community College
   
 
  Dec 17, 2017
 
 
    
Fall 2017 Course Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CLEP Exams and Equivalent Courses


CLEP score must be 50 or better to receive credit.

CLEP Exam Title
WCC Equivalent Course
Credits
Social Sciences    
Introduction to Educational Psychology PSYCH 100-TR 3
Introductory Psychology PSYCH 101 - General Psychology   3
Introductory Sociology SOC 101 - Introduction to Sociology   3
Principles of Macroeconomics ECON 101 - Macroeconomics   3
Principles of Microeconomics     ECON 102 - Microeconomics   3
Social Sciences and History HIS100-TR 3
Human Growth and Development PSYCH 116 - Developmental Psychology: Lifespan   3
     
History    
American Government POLSC 102 - American Government and Issues   3
History of the United States I: Early Colonization to 1877 HIS 110 - U.S. History Colonial-1800   3
History of the United States II: 1865 to the Present HIS 111 - 19th Century U.S. History   3
Western Civilization I: Ancient near East to 1648 HIS 101 - Western Civilization to 1648   3
Western Civilization II: 1648 to the Present HIS 102 - Western Civilization 2 1648-1914   3
     
World Languages    
French Language (Levels 1 and 2) FREN 101 - Elementary French 1  / FREN 102 - Elementary French 2   4/4*
German Language (Levels 1 and 2) GER 101 - Elementary German 1  / GER 102 - Elementary German 2   4/4*
Spanish Language (Levels 1 and 2) SPAN 101 - Elementary Spanish 1  / SPAN 102 - Elementary Spanish 2   4/4*
     
Composition and Literature    
American Literature ENG 100-TR 3
Analyzing and Interpreting Literature (not accepted)  
College Composition (not accepted)  
College Composition Modular (not accepted)  
English Literature ENG 100-TR 3
Humanities HUM 100-TR 3
     
Science & Mathematics    
Biology BIOL 100-TR 6**
Chemistry (not accepted)  
Natural Sciences PHYSC 100-TR 3
College Algebra MATH 130 - College Algebra: Functions & Models   3
College Mathematics MATH 100-TR 3
Pre-calculus MATH 161 - Precalculus (Functions & Coordinate Geometry)   4
Calculus MATH 181 - Calculus 1   4
     
Business    
Financial Accounting ACC 119 - Financial Accounting   4
Information Systems and Computer Applications CIS 110 - Computer Information Systems   3
Introductory Business Law LAW 101 - Business Law   3
Principles of Management MGT 201 - Principles of Management   3
Principles of Marketing MKT 101 - Marketing   3

*You receive a total of 8 credits for these CLEP exams.

**This CLEP exam gives you 3 credits for two generic Biology courses.  There is no lab attached to the CLEP exam, therefore many of the programs that require 4 credit (lab) science courses will not accept the CLEP Biology.