College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) Exams Accepted for Credit

Hudson Valley Community College grants credit for CLEP Exams based on minimum scores as noted below.

CLEP Exam Min. Score Course(s) Credit
American Government 50 POLS 105 3
American Literature 50 ENGL 204 & 206 6
Analyzing and Interpreting Literature 50 ENGL 900 3
Biology 50 BIOL 900 3
Calculus 50 MATH 180 4
Chemistry 50 CHEM 900 3
College Algebra 50 MATH 110 3
College Composition 50 ENGL 101 3
60 ENG 101 & ENGL 102 6
College Mathematics 50 MATH 130 3
English Literature 50 ENGL 200 & 202 6
Financial Accounting 50 ACTG 110 4
French Language: Level 1 and 2 50 FREN 100 & 101 6
59 FREN 100, 101, 200 & 201 12
German Language: Level 1 and 2 50 GERM 100 & 101 6
60 GERM 100, 101, 200 & 201 12
History of the United States I: Early Colonization to 1877 50 HIST 110 3
History of the United States II: 1865 to the Present 50 HIST 111 3
Human Growth and Development 50 PSYC 205 3
Humanities 50 Any two of:
ARTS 100, 101, MUSC 100, 101, ENGL 212 or THEA 100
6
Information Systems 50 CISS 900 3
Introduction to Educational Psychology 50 PSYC 250 3
Introductory Business Law 50 BADM 110 3
Introductory Psychology 50 PSYC 100 3
Introductory Sociology 50 SOCL 100 3
Natural Sciences 50 Any one of:
BIOL 900, CHEM 900 or PHYS 900
3
Precalculus 50 MATH 170 4
Principles of Macroeconomics 50 ECON 100 3
Principles of Management 50 BADM 207 3
Principles of Marketing 50 MKTG 120 3
Principles of Microeconomics 50 ECON 101 3
Social Sciences and History 50 Any two of:
POLS 105, HIST 135, SOCL 100 or 110
6
Spanish Language 50 SPAN 100 & 101 6
63 SPAN 100, 101, 200 & 201 12
Spanish with Writing 50 SPAN 900 & 901 6
65 SPAN 900, 901, 902 & 903 12
Western Civilization I: Ancient Near East to 1648 50 HIST 100 3
Western Civilization II: 1648 to the Present 50 HIST 101 3

Last updated Sept. 27, 2019

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