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CLEP Testing

Montana State University Billings offers credit for successful performance on selected General and Subject Examinations through the College Level Examination Program (CLEP). Start with the CLEP registration form available from LIB 100 and City College.

 

Credit

Enrolled MSU Billings students will receive credit and a grade of "P" for test scores meeting ACE standards. Students must first submit official test results to Admissions & Records and follow the procedure for Accelerated Course Work in the General Bulletin.

 

Scores

Qualifying scores will be entered on the transcript with a grade of "P" and the number of credits. No record of unsuccessful CLEP testing will be entered on a transcript.   

 

CLEP Study Guides

Study guides for CLEP examinations are available at the MSU Billings Book Depot. Please check this website for additional information regarding CLEP

 

To Register:

Please call the City College Library and Testing Center at 406-247-3025 for available times/dates and specific pricing information.

 

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GENERAL EXAMINATIONS
(passing scores *PS* are recommended by American Council of Education 2001)
Mathematics Course: M 121 6 credits *PS* 420-500
Natural Science Course: Scin 101, 102, 103, 104, Gen Ed IV 6 credits *PS* 420-500
Humanities Course: Gen Ed VIII and/or IX 6 credits *PS* 420-500
Soc Sci/History Course: Gen Ed V and/or VI 6 credits *PS* 420-500
Eng Comp Course: Writ 101 6 credits *PS* 420-500
GENERAL EXAMINATIONS
(passing scores *PS* are recommended by American Council of Education 2001)
Financial Accounting Course: Actg 201 3 credits *PS* 50
Am Government Course: Psci 210 6 credits *PS* 50
Am Lit Course: Lit 110 6 credits *PS* 50
Biology, General Course: Biob 101/102 6 credits *PS* 50
Business Law, Into Course: Bgen 235 6 credits *PS* 50
Calculus w/Elem Functions Course: M 171 6 credits *PS* 50
Chemisty, General Course: Chmy 121 6 credits *PS* 50
Precalculus Course: M 151 3 credits *PS* 50
College Composition Modular Course: Writ 101 6 credits *PS* 50
College Algebra Course: M 121 6 credits *PS* 50
College Mathematics Course: M 105 6 credits *PS* 50
Ed Psych Course: Edf 221 3 credits *PS* 50
English Lit, Into Course: Lit 110 6 credits *PS* 50
French I & II Course: Frch 101 & 102 6 or 12 credits *PS* 50
German I & II Course: Grmn 101 & 102 6 or 12 credits *PS* 50
History of the US I Course: Hsta 101 3 credits *PS* 50
History of the US II Course: Hsta 102 3 credits *PS* 50
Hum Growth & Develop Course: Edf 220 3 credits *PS* 50
IS & Computer Application Course: Capp 131 3 credits *PS* 50
Lit Analysis & Interpret Course: Lit 110 6 credits *PS* 50
Macroeconomics Course: Ecns 202 3 credits *PS* 50
Management, Principles Course: Bmgt 335 3 credits *PS* 50
Marketing Principles Course: Bmgt 325 3 credits *PS* 50
Microeconomics Course: Ecns 201 3 credits *PS* 50
Psych, Intro Course: Psyx 100 3 credits *PS* 50
Sociology, Intro Course: Soci 101 3 credits *PS* 50
Spanish I & II Course: Spns 101 & 102 6 or 12 credits *PS* 50
Trigonometry Course: Gen Ed III 3 credits *PS* 50
Western Civ I Course: Hstr 101 3 credits *PS* 50
Western Civ II Course: Hstr 102 3 credits *PS* 50
*PS* / Passing scores may vary. Please be advised that your score report will indicate passing score for your particular test.