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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 Literature50LIT 204 / 3 credits
Analyzing and Interpreting Literature & Essay50LIT 101 / 3 credits
Essay portion must be submitted and approved by Roberts Wesleyan Faculty
College CompositionNot Transferable
College Composition Modular50CMP 101/ 3 credits
Essay section provided and scored by Roberts
English Literature50LIT 201/ 3 credits
HumanitiesNot Transferable

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

Foreign Languages
French Language, Level 150FRN 101 & 102/ 6 credits
French Language Level 259FRN 101, 102 & 201/ 9 credits
German Language, Level 150German/ 6 credits
German Language, Level 260German/ 9 credits
Spanish Language, Level 150SPN 101 & 102/ 6 credits
Spanish Language, Level 263SPN 101, 102 & 103/ 9 credits

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

History and Social Sciences

American Government50PSC 302/ 3 credits
Educational Psychology, Introduction to50EDU 301/ 3 credits
History of the United States I: Early Colonizations to 187750HST 201/ 3 credits
History of the United States II: 1865 to present50HST 202/ 3 credits
Human Growth and Development50PSY 201/ 3 credits
Macroeconomics, Principles of50ECN 202/ 3 credits
Microeconomics, Principles of50ECN 201/ 3 credits
Psychology, Introductory50PSY 101 / 3 credits
Social Sciences and HistoryNot Transferable
Sociology, Introductory50SOC 101/ 3 credits
Western Civilization I: Ancient near East to 164850HST 102/ 3 credits
Western Civilization II: 1648 to the presen50HST 103/ 3 credits

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

Science and Mathematics
College Algebra50MTH 180/ 3 credits
College Mathematics50MTH 150/ 3 credits
Precalculus50MTH 185/ 3 credits
Calculus50MTH 281/ 4 credits
Biology50BIO 111/ 3 credits
(No Lab credit)
Chemistry50CHM 111/ 3 credits
(No Lab credit)
Natural SciencesNot Transferable

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

Financial Accounting50ACC 201/ 3 credits
Business Law, Introductory50BUA 210/ 3 credits
Information Systems50CSC 101/ 3 credits
Management, Principles of50MGT 201/ 3 credits
Marketing, Principles of50MKT 201/ 3 credits