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College Level Exam Program (CLEP) Tests

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TU grants units for the following computerized CLEP tests to Towson University degree seeking students.

Send scores to Towson University (5404)

Fees are listed below:


  • Students who pass the exam(s) will be assessed a fee of $30.00 per credit for the course(s) to be posted on the Towson University transcript.



NOTE:

Students are not permitted to attempt a CLEP exam if an equivalent course was attempted at TU or earned as credit at another college or university.

TU COURSES
UNITS
CLEP TESTS

FULFILLS

GENED

ACCT 201

Principles of Financial Accounting

3
Principles of Financial Accounting N/A

COSC 111

Information & Technology for Business

3

Information System & Computer Applications

If passed, two additional test modules required  through the COSC Dept. (Additional fees - Modules I & II - $140 including both modules)

I.B

ECON 201

Microeconomic Principles

3 Principles of Microeconomics

II.C.2

Core 6

ECON 202

Macroeconomic Principles

3 Principles of Macroeconomics

II.C.2

Core 6

ENGL 102

Writing for a Liberal Education

3 English Composition
If passed, 2 essays required through English dept. to receive units.

I.A

Core 2

ENGL British English Literature I & II

ENGL 221 (I)

British Literature to 1798

ENGL 222 (II)

British Literature since 1798

3 units ea.
6 total units*
English Literature

II.C.1

Core 5

ENGL 230

Main Currents in American Literature
+ 3 English Elective Units

3 units ea.
6 total units*
American Literature

II.B.1

Core 11

Humanities 1-6 Humanities

II.B.1
&
II.C.1

Core 5

LEGL 226

Business Law

3 Introduction to Business Law N/A

MNGT 361

Principles of Management

3 Principles of Management N/A

PSYC 201

Educational Psychology

3 Educational Psychology N/A

SOCI 101

Introduction to Sociology

3 Introduction to Sociology

II.C.2

Core 6

ELECTIVES:
College Mathematics
1-6 units Lower Level Electives
College Mathematics
N/A
Natural Sciences 1-6 Natural Sciences N/A
Social Sciences and History 1-6 Social Sciences & History Core 6
* Combined Test (all parts must be completed)

 

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