Equivalency Tables

2016-2017 Catalog Year

CLEP Examination Table

CLEP Subject Examination Course/area for which credit can be assigned
at FGCU (credit awarded is in parentheses)
Qualifying
score*
Maximum credit
awarded at FGCU
GEP Competency Attribute(s)
Composition and Literature        
American Literature AML 2010 (3) 50 3 WCOM, INKN
Analyzing and Interpreting Literature None     N/A
College Composition ENC 1101 (State Core) (3) and ENC 1102 (3) 50 6 All: WCOM, CRIT
College Composition Modular ENC 1101 (State Core) (3) and ENC 1102 (3)
(No guaranteed credit for College Composition Modular without essay portion)
50 6 All: WCOM, CRIT
English Composition with Essay ENC 1101 (State Core) (3) 50 3 WCOM, INKN
English Literature ENL 2012 (3) 50 3 WCOM, INKN
Freshman College Composition None     N/A
Humanities HUM 1XXX (3) 50 3 N/A
Foreign Languages        
French Language - Level 1 FRE 1120C (4) 50 4 INKN
French Language - Level 2 FRE 1120C (4) and FRE 1121C (4) 59 8 INKN
German Language - Level 1 GER 1120C (4) 50 4 INKN
German Language - Level 2  GER 1120C (4) and GER 1121C (4) 60 8 INKN
Spanish Language - Level 1 SPN 1120C (4) 50 4 INKN
Spanish Language - Level 2  SPN 1120C (4) and SPN 1121C (4) 63 8 INKN
History and Social Sciences        
American Government POS 2041 (State Core) (3) 50 3 CRIT
History of U.S. I:
Early Colonizations to 1877
AMH 2010 (3) 50 3 WCOM, CRIT
History of U.S. II: 1865 to Present AMH 2020 (State Core) (3) 50 3 WCOM, CRIT
Human Growth and Development DEP 2004 (3) 50 3 CRIT
Introduction to Educational Psychology DEP 2004 (3) 50 3 CRIT
Introductory Psychology PSY 2012 (State Core) (3) 50 3 CRIT
Introductory Sociology SYG 2000 (State Core) (3) 50 3 CRIT. INKN
Principles of Macroeconomics ECO 2013 (State Core) (3) 50 3 CRIT
Principles of Microeconomics ECO 2023 (3) 50 3 CRIT
Social Science and History None 50 3 N/A
Western Civilization I:
Ancient Near East to 1648
EUH 1000 (3) 50 3 CRIT, INKN
Western Civilization II:
1648 to the Present
EUH 1001 (3) 50 3 CRIT, INKN
Science and Mathematics        
Biology BSC 1005 (State Core) (3) 50 3 CRIT
Calculus MAC 2233 (3) 50 3 QUAN
Chemistry CHM 1020 (State Core) (3) 50 3 CRIT
College Algebra MAC 1105 (State Core) (3) 50 3 QUAN
College Algebra-Trigonometry MAC 1147 (3) 50 3 QUAN
College Mathematics MGF 1106 (State Core) or MGF 1107 (State Core) (3) 50 3 QUAN
Natural Sciences None     N/A
Precalculus MAC 1147 (4) 50 3 QUAN
Trigonometry MAC 2157 (3) 50 3 QUAN
Business        
Financial Accounting ACG 2021 (3) 50 3 N/A
Introductory Business Law BUL 3130 (3) 50 3 N/A
Information Systems and
Computer Applications
No equivalent FGCU course.  Elective credit GEE 1XXX will be assigned. 50 3 N/A
Principles of Accounting ACG X001 (3) 50 3 N/A
Principles of Management MAN 3025 (3) 50 3 N/A
Principles of Marketing MAR 3023 (3) 50 3 N/A

* For computer-based exam. Contact admissions office for qualifying score on paper and pencil exam.

Note: Credit hours are in parentheses. FGCU will award university credit in accordance with state guidelines for exam scores in subject areas not on this list. Such exam scores may also earn credit for specific FGCU courses. These will be evaluated on a case by case basis. AP, IB, and CLEP information regarding courses/areas for which FGCU credit may be assigned is subject to change. Students should consult their academic advisors for up-to-date information.