College Level Examination Program (CLEP)

Exams to test mastery of college-level material acquired through general academic instruction, significant independent study or extracurricular work.  Riverland Community College will accept CLEP exams as equivalents for many of its courses.  Listed below are the CLEP exams available, and their Riverland course equivalent.  A minimum scores of 50 is required on all CLEP exams except for certain foreign language exams.

 

CLEP Examination

Semester Hours

Equivalent Course

Business

Business Law, Introductory

3

BUSA 2032

Financial Accounting

4

ACCT 2011

Information Systems and Computer Applications

3

BUSA 2050

Management, Principles of

3

BUSA 2042

Marketing, Principles of

3

BUSA 2043

Composition and Literature

American Literature

6

ENGL 2241 and ENGL 2242

Analyzing & Interpreting Literature

3

ENGL 1103

English Composition with Essay

3

ENGL 1101

English Composition without Essay

3

ENGL 1101

English Literature

3

ENGL 2251

Freshman College Composition

6

ENGL 1101 & ENGL 1105

Humanities

6

HUMA 1101 and HUMA 1102

Foreign Languages

French Language

6

FREN 1101 and FREN 1102

German Language

6

MnTC Goal 8

Spanish Language

6

SPAN 1001 and SPAN 1002

History and Social Sciences

American Government

3

PSCI 1010

Educational Psychology, Introduction to

3

Psychology Elective

History of the United States I:  Early Colonization to 1877

3

HIST 1001

History of the United Sates II: 1865 to Present

3

HIST 1002

Human Growth and Development

3

PSYC 1240

Macroeconomics, Principles of

3

ECON 2291

Microeconomics, Principles of

3

ECON 2292

Psychology, Introductory

3

PSYC 1105

Social Sciences and History

6

MnTC Goal 5

Sociology, Introductory

3

SOC 1101

Western Civilization I:  Ancient Near East to 1648

3

HIST 1011

Western Civilization II:  1648 to Present

3

HIST 1012

Science and Mathematics

Biology

6

BIOL 1091 and BIOL 1092

Calculus

4

MATH 1400

Chemistry

6

CHEM 1201 and CHEM 1202

College Algebra

3

MATH 1110

College Mathematics

3

MATH 1050

Natural Sciences

6

3 cr Physical Science – No lab

3 cr Biological Science – No lab

Precalculus

3

MATH Elective