Guidelines for Subject Exams
NOTE: • A student cannot take a CLEP Subject Exam if 90 credits or more have been earned. • A student must earn a score of 50 or better on all exams unless otherwise noted.
CLEP Examination William Paterson University Allocation . COMPOSITION AND LITERATURE American Literature with Essay Credit not acceptable for William Paterson University students. Analysis & Interpretation of Literature (with essay) Credit not acceptable for William Paterson University students. English Literature (with essay) Credit not acceptable for William Paterson University students. . FOREIGN LANGUAGE College French (Levels 1 and 2) 6 credits 6 credits as free elective; must take FR2100 for WPU graduation requirements. College German (Levels 1 and 2) 6 credits 6 credits as free elective; must take GER2100 for WPU graduation requirements. College Spanish (Levels 1 and 2) 6 credits 6 credits as free elective; must take SPAN2100 for WPU graduation requirements. .C SOCIAL SCIENCES AND HISTORY American Government American Government (POL 1200) History of the U.S. I: Early Colonizations to 1877 History to the Civil War (HIST 2050) Not applicable for history majors History of the U.S. II: 1865 to the present History since the Civil War (HIST 2060) Not applicable for history majors Western Civilization I: Ancient Near East to 1648 Western Civilization to 1648 (HIST 1010)-GE requirement Western Civilization II: 1648 to the Present Western Civilization since 1648 (HIST 1020)-GE requirement Introduction to Educational Psychology Education major or elective Introduction to Psychology General Psychology (PSY 1100) Human Growth and Development Developmental Psychology (PSY 2100) Introductory Sociology Principles of Sociology (SOC 1010) . SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS College Algebra College Algebra (MATH 1150) Precalculus Pre-Calculus (MATH 1160) Calculus with Elementary Functions Calculus I (MATH 1600) General Biology (4 credits) General Biology I (BIO 1630) General Chemistry General Chemistry (CHEM 1600) . BUSINESS Information Systems and Computer Applications Free elective credit (no parallel WPU course) Financial Accounting Principles of Accounting I (ACCT 2110). Must receive a minimum score of 55. Principles of Macroeconomics Macroeconomics (ECON 2010) Principles of Microeconomics Microeconomics (ECON 2020)
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