CLEP Equivalencies

This table lists the York College equivalent class for the CLEP test and score listed.  The following is for students matriculated prior to Fall 2015.

The minimum score required for CLEP credit is 50.
Maximum credits allowed through CLEP toward Baccalaureate Degree: 60 credits; Associate Degree: 30 credits
PLEASE NOTE: York College policy requires that the final 30 credits toward a student's degree must be taken in residence. Please be sure you are in compliance with this requirement before registering for a CLEP examination.

Clep Examination

York Granting College Credit Score

York College Credit Granted

York College Equivalent Course(s)

Composition and Literature

American Literature

50

6 credits

LIT281 & LIT282 American Literature I & II

Analyzing & Interpreting Liter.

50

3 credits

LIT200  Perspectives/Literature

College Composition (w/2 essays)

50

6 credits

WRT102 Analytical Read/Writ & WRT202 Acad. Writ.

English Literature

50

6 credits

LIT283 & LIT284 British Literature I & II

Humanities

50

6 credits

HUM1XX Humanities elective

Science and Mathematics

Algebra

50

3 credits

MAT105 College Algebra

Biology

50

4 credits

BIO150 Biology I

Chemistry

50

8 credits

CHM134 & CHM136 General Chemistry I & II

Calculus w/Elementary Functions

50

4 credits

MAT171 Calculus I

College Mathematics

50

3 credits

MAT111 Critical Thinking/Problem Solving in Math

Natural Sciences

50

6 credits

PSC152 & PSC154 Physical Science I & II

Precalculus

50

3 credits

MAT108 Precalculus

Foreign Languages

NOTE: Beginning Fall 2005, York College will no longer accept Foreign Language CLEP credits.

History and Social Sciences

American Government

50

3 credits

PS141 American Government

Educational Psychology

50

3 credits

EDU370/375 Psych. of Learning, Elementary/Secondary

U.S. History I

50

3 credits

HIS111 History of American Civilization I

U.S. History II

50

3 credits

HIS112 History of American Civilization II

Human Growth & Development

50

3 credits

PSY221 Child and Adolescent Development

Macroeconomics, Principles of

50

3 credits

ECO200 Principles of Economics – Macro

Microeconomics, Principles of

50

3 credits

ECO201 Principles of Economics – Micro

Psychology, Introductory

50

3 credits

PSY100 General Psychology

Social Sciences and History

50

6 credits

BEH1XX Social Science elective

Sociology, Introductory

50

3 credits

SOC100 Introduction to Sociology

Western Civilization I

50

3 credits

HIS101 History of Western Civilization I

Western Civilization II

50

3 credits

HIS102 History of Western Civilization II

Business

Financial Accounting

50

3 credits

ACC220 Financial Accounting

Business Law, Introductory

50

3 credits

BUS260 Legal Environment of Business 

Info. Systems & Computer Apps.

50

3 credits

IFS105 Personal Productivity Computing

Management, Principles of

50

3 credits

MGT150 Principles of Management

Marketing, Principles of

50

3 credits

MKT100 Principles of Marketing

revised 6/7/11