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California State University, Long Beach

College Level Examination Program

CSULB grants unit credit to students who pass the following examinations which have been approved for credit by the CSU system: the College Level Examination Program (CLEP) examinations in certain subjects, and the American Chemical Society Cooperative Examination. Refer to the CLEP table below for detailed information.

CLEP results are only accepted directly from the College Board. Please visit their web site for information regarding how to request your scores. Once scores are received and evaluated, credit will be granted automatically for students that are eligible to register. The results are available on MyCSULB in the Transfer Credit Report. For more information, visit our How-to Guide for Viewing Test Scores to review the Test Score Summary and Transfer Credit Report sections

CLEP Exam Score Credit
Accounting, Principles of 50 3 units elective credit
American Literature 50 3 units GE C2a Literature
Analyzing & Interpreting Literature 50 3 units GE C2a Literature
Biology 50 BIOL 200 - 4 units
Business Law, Intro 50 3 units BLAW elective credit
Chemistry 50 3 units GE B1bNL Physical Sciences without Laboratory
Economics: Macro 50 ECON 100 - 3 units
Economics: Micro 50 ECON 101 - 3 units
Educational Psychology, Introduction to 50 3 units elective credit
English Literature 50 3 units GE C2a Literature
Financial Accounting 50 3 units elective credit
French: Language, Level 1 50-58 FREN 101A - 4 units & FREN 101B - 4 units
French: Language, Level 2 59-100 FREN 201A - 4 units & FREN 201B - 4 units
German: Language, Level 1 50-59 GERM 101A - 4 units & GERM 101B - 4 units
German: Language, Level 2 60-100 GERM 201A - 4 units & GERM 201B - 4 units
History, United States I 50 3 units GE D1a U.S. History
History, United States II 50 3 units GE D1a U.S. History
Human Growth and Development 50 3 units GE area E Lifelong Learning and Self-Development
Humanities 50 3 units GE C3 Other Humanities
Information Systems & Computer Applications 50 3 units elective credit
Management, Principles 50 3 units elective credit
Marketing, Principles of 50 3 units elective credit
Mathematics: College Mathematics 50 MATH 103 - 3 units
Mathematics: College Algebra 50 MATH 113 - 3 units
Mathematics: Pre-Calculus 50 MATH 113 - 3 units
Mathematics: Calculus 50 MATH 122 - 4 units
Natural Sciences 50 3 units GE B1aNL Life Science without Laboratory or 3 units GE B1bNL Physical Science without Laboratory
Political Science: American Government 50 POSC 100 - 3 units (does not include California State and local government)
Psychology, Introductory 50 PSY 100 - 3 units
Sociology, Introductory 50 SOC 100 - 3 units
Spanish: Language, Level I 50-62 SPAN 101B - 4 units & 2 units SPAN electives
Spanish: Language, Level 2 63-100 SPAN 201A - 4 units & SPAN 201B - 4 units
Western Civilization I 50 3 units GE D2 Social Sciences and Citizenship
Western Civilization II 50 3 units GE D2 Social Sciences and Citizenship

rev. 06/16/2014