CLEP

Nightingale College CLEP® Policy

Nightingale College welcomes learners from a wide variety of backgrounds and learning experiences. We recognize their prior learning by accepting College-Level Examination Program® (CLEP®) exams.
Learners who achieve at least the minimum required scores on CLEP® exams can earn the credits and associated course exemptions listed below.

CLEP Exam Title Semester Hours Minimum Score
Composition & Literature
College Composition 3 50
College Composition Modular 3 50
English Literature 3 50
Humanities 6 50
History & Social Sciences
American Government 3 50
History of the United States I 3 50
History of the United States II 3 50
Human Growth and Development 3 50
Introduction to Psychology 3 50
Introduction to Educational Psychology 3 50
Introduction to Sociology 3 50
Western Civilization I 3 50
Western Civilization II 3 50
Science & Mathematics
Biology 3 50
Calculus 3 50
Chemistry 3 50
College algebra 3 50
College Mathematics 3 50
Pre-Calculus 3 50
Principles of Macroeconomics 3 50
Principles of Microeconomics 3 50
World Languages
Spanish Level I 6 50
Spanish Level II 12 63
German Level I 6 50
German Level II 12 63
French Level I 6 50
French Level II 12 62

 

To have credit posted to Your Nightingale College academic record, please follow these steps:

  1. Print and complete the first section of the Application for CLEP® Test Credit Form. Click here to print the Application for CLEP® Test Credit Form.
  2. Attach an official copy of your CLEP® scores.
  3. Submit completed application and CLEP® scores to the Admissions Office.