The College Level Examination Program (CLEP) is a means for Georgetown College students to receive college credit by examination. A list of these exams may be found in the College Catalog or below. Please see the list below for the required score in order to receive credit from the CLEP exam. The credit received by this testing is then added to the current academic term at the time of the testing. CLEP tests are computerized, and your exam results are received after the test is completed.
Note: Georgetown College does not offer CLEP exams at Georgetown College. Students are free to choose any authorized CLEP testing center around the world. For a full listing of all available authorized testing centers, please click HERE.
|American Government||50||Political Science 100||3|
|American History I||54||History 223||3|
|American History II||54||History 225||3|
|Business Law||50||Business Administration 330||3|
|Business Management||50||Business Administration 357||3|
|Calculus w/ Elem. Functions||50||Mathematics 125||3|
|College Algebra||54||Mathematics 107||3|
|College French||56||French 201||3|
|College French*||66||French 230||3|
|College German||54||German 201||3|
|College German*||56||German 230||3|
|College Spanish||56||Spanish 201||3|
|College Spanish*||66||Spanish 230||3|
|English Composition*||50||English 111||3|
|English Composition**||60||English 112||3|
|General Chemistry||40||Chemistry 102||3|
|General Chemistry||54||Chemistry 111||4|
|General Chemistry||60||Chemistry 111, 112, 113||8|
|Introductory Psychology||50||Psychology 111||3|
|Introductory Accounting||50||Business Administration 210||3|
|Principles of Marketing||50||Business Administration 326||3|
|Introductory Macroeconomics||50||Economics 221||3|
|Introductory Microeconomics||50||Economics 223||3|
|Introductory Sociology||50||Sociology 111||3|
|Western Civilization I||54||History 111||3|
|Western Civilization II||54||History 113||3|
*Plus departmental examination in composition.
**Plus departmental examination in research technique, documentation and paraphrasing.
ENG 112 Department Test
The ENG112 test is administered by the Writing Center. There is no charge for taking the test. Only students who have taken the CLEP English College Composition exam and an exceptional score on the exam are eligible to take the ENG112 Departmental Exam. This score may be obtained from the Registrar’s Office. Please contact the Writing Center to make an appointment to take the test.
CLEP requires a 6 month waiting period before a student may retake the same CLEP exam. Click here for information concerning Scoring, Exam descriptions and the CLEP Sampler.
It is advisable that you download the CLEP Sampler before you come to take a CLEP exam.