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CLEP exams are offered in the Learning Center here at Roberts.

The CLEP exam fee of $89 must be paid using "My Account" at www.collegeboard.org. Candidates will be issued a voucher after paying which they must bring to the test center on the day of the exam. The exam proctoring fee of $40.00 is payable to Roberts Wesleyan University the day of exam by cash, check, or money order (we cannot accept credit cards).

Details about taking the CLEP Exam:

  • Use code #2759 during the time of the test if you want scores sent to Roberts
  • Please note that if a course is not listed but is given by The College Board, Roberts may not accept the credits.
  • Make sure that the exam which you will be taking is transferable as the course equivalent desired.
  • No more than 30 credit hours may be awarded for credit by examination.
  • The essay portion of certain exams must be submitted as noted in the last column.
  • Credit cannot be granted without approval of the essay by Roberts Wesleyan faculty.
  • Credits cannot be posted to the student's academic record unless an official copy from the College Exam Board is received
  • A transcript processing fee of $75 will be due prior to taking the test to ensure credits are reported on transcript. (Roberts Wesleyan students only)

Requesting Scores for CLEP:

PO Box 6600
Princeton, NJ 08541-6600
(800) 257-9558 phone
(609) 771-7088 fax
Roberts Wesleyan University
Registration Office
2301 Westside Drive
Rochester, NY 14624

Below find a list of CLEP Exams that Roberts Wesleyan will accept for transfer credit and the transfer equivalency.

Examination:Score:Roberts Wesleyan Equivalency (Credit/Semester Hours)

Composition and Literature
American Literature50LITR 2040 / 3 credits
Analyzing and Interpreting Literature50LITR 1010 / 3 credits
College Composition50COMP 1010 / 3 credits
English Literature50LITR 2010/ 3 credits

Examination:Score:Roberts Wesleyan Equivalency (Credit/Semester Hours)

Foreign Languages
French Language, Level 1506 elective credits
French Language Level 2599 elective credits
German Language, Level 1506 elective credits
German Language, Level 2609 elective credits
Spanish Language, Level 150SPAN 1010  & 1020 / 6 credits
Spanish Language, Level 263SPAN 1010, 1020 & 1030 / 9 credits

Examination:Score:Roberts Wesleyan Equivalency (Credit/Semester Hours)

History and Social Sciences
American Government63POLS 3020 / 3 credits
History of the United States I: Early Colonizations to 187750HIST 2100 / 3 credits
History of the United States II: 1865 to present50HIST 2200 / 3 credits
Human Growth and Development50PSYC 2010 / 3 credits
Macroeconomics, Principles of50ECON 2020 / 3 credits
Microeconomics, Principles of50ECON 2010 / 3 credits
Psychology, Introductory50PSYC 1010 / 3 credits
Sociology, Introductory50SOCS 1010 / 3 credits
Western Civilization I: Ancient near East to 164850HST 1200 / 3 credits
Western Civilization II: 1648 to the present50HIST 1300 / 3 credits

Examination:Score:Roberts Wesleyan Equivalency (Credit/Semester Hours)

Science and Mathematics
Algebra, College50MATH 1080 / 3 credits
College Mathematics50MATH 1050 / 3 credits
Calculus50MATH 2281 / 4 credits
Biology50BIOL 1110 / 3 credits
(No Lab credit)
Chemistry50CHEM 1110 / 3 credits
(No Lab credit)

Examination:Score:Roberts Wesleyan Equivalency (Credit/Semester Hours)

Accounting, Principles of50ACCT 2010 / 3 credits
Business Law, Introductory50BUAD 2100 / 3 credits
Information Systems and Computer Applications50CSCI 1010 / 3 credits
Management, Principles of50MGMT 2020 / 3 credits
Marketing, Principles of50MRKT 2010 / 3 credits