Credit by Examination

Currently enrolled and former students of the College may stand for examination in a course provided they fulfill conditions which allow such examinations.A student who has previously enrolled in, failed, audited, or unofficially attended a course may not stand for examination in it.An examination may not be given in a term when the course is offered. No more than one credit by examination may be taken during any term.Also, no student may accrue more than eight units of credit through Advanced Placement tests, International Baccalaureate Higher Level Examinations, Credit by Examination, or College Level Entrance Program tests.The approval of the instructor, the chairperson of the department offering the course, and the Associate Dean/Registrar must be obtained. A special fee is charged and must be paid prior to taking the examination. For credit to be obtained in a given term, the examination has to be administered no later than three weeks prior to the beginning of the regularly scheduled examination period of the Fall and Spring terms or one week prior to the regularly scheduled examination period of the Summer session.