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AP/CLEP/Credit by Examination

OSU accepts Advanced Placement Program (AP), College Level Examination Program (CLEP) and International Baccalaureate Program (IB) for college-level credit.

AP Credit Information

AP Examination Minimum Score OSU Equivalent Course Semester Hours
Art History 3 ART 1503, 1513 6
Art, Studio: Drawing Portfolio 3 ART 1103 3
Art, Studio: 2-D Design 3 ART 1203 3
Art, Studio: 3-D Design 3 ART 1303 3
Biology 3 BIOL 1114 4
Calculus AB 3 MATH 2144 4
Calculus BC 3 MATH 2144, 2153 7
Chemistry 3 CHEM 1314 4
Chemistry 4 CHEM 1314, 1515 9
Chinese Language & Culture 3 CHIN 1713, 1813, 2713 9
Computer Science A 3 CS 1113 3
Computer Science Principles  3 CS 1--- 3
English Language & Composition 3 ENGL 1113 3
English Literature & Composition 4 ENGL 1113, 1213 6
English Literature & Composition 3 ENGL 1113 3
English Language & Composition 4 ENGL 1113, 1213 6
Environmental Science 3 ENVR 1113 3
French Language & Culture 3 FREN 1713, 1813, 2713, 2723 12
German Language & Culture 3 GRMN 1713, 1813, 2713, 2723 12
Government & Politics: Comparative 3 POLS 2113 3
Government & Politics: U.S. 3 POLS 1113 3
History: U.S. 3 HIST 1483, 1493 6
History: European 3 HIST 1623 3
History: World 3 HIST 2213 3
Human Geography 3 GEOG 1113 3
Italian Language & Culture 3 FLL 1---, 2--- 9
Japanese Language & Culture 3 JAPN 1713, 1813, 2713 9
Latin 3 LATN 1713, 1813, 2713 9
Macroeconomics 3 ECON 2203 3
Microeconomics 3 ECON 2103 3
Music Theory 3 MUSI 1002 2
Music Theory 5 MUSI 1002, 1533 5
Physics 1: Algebra-Based 3 PHYS 1114 4
Physics 2: Algebra-Based 3 PHYS 1214 4
Physics C: Mechanics 3 PHYS 2014 4
Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism 3 PHYS 2114 4
Psychology 3 PSYC 1113 3
Spanish Language & Culture 3 SPAN 1713, 1813, 2713, 2723 12
Spanish Literature & Culture 3 SPAN 1713, 1813, 2713, 2723 12
Statistics 3 STAT 2013 3

 

CLEP Credit Information

OSU awards credit for the College Level Examination Program (CLEP) exams listed below. Credit is only awarded to students who have taken the subject examination.

CLEP Subject Examination Minimum Score OSU Equivalent Course Semester Hours
Accounting, Financial 50 ACCT 2103 3
American Government 50 POLS 1113 3
Biology, General 50 BIOL 1114 4
Business Law, Introductory 50 LSB 3213 3
Calculus 50 MATH 2144 4
Chemistry 50 CHEM 1314, 1515 9
College Algebra 50 MATH 1513 3
College Composition* 54 ENGL 1113 3
Educational Psychology, Intro to 50 EPSY 4223 3
French Language 50 FREN 1713, 1813 6
French Language 59 FREN 1713, 1813, 2713 9
German Language 50 GRMN 1713, 1813 6
German Language 60 GRMN 1713, 1813, 2713 9
Human Growth and Development 50 EPSY 3113 3
Macroeconomics, Principles of 50 ECON 2203 3
Microeconomics, Principles of 50 ECON 2103 3
Management, Principles of 50 MGMT 3013 3
Marketing, Principles of 50 MKTG 3213 3
Precalculus  50 MATH 1715 5
Psychology, Introductory 50 PSYC 1113 3
Sociology, Introductory 50 SOC 1113 3
Spanish Language 50 SPAN 1713, 1813 6
Spanish Language 63 SPAN 1713, 1813, 2713 9

* Oklahoma State University will no longer accept the College Composition Modular CLEP Exam.

 

IB Credit Information

OSU awards credit for the International Baccalaureate (IB) exams listed below. Credit is awarded to students who have taken "Higher Level" courses through the IB program and received the minimum score indicated on the "Higher Level" examination.

IB Examination Minimum Score OSU Equivalent Course Semester Hours
Biology 4 BIOL 1114 4
Chemistry 4 CHEM 1314, 1515 9
Computer Science 4 CS 1--- 3
Geography 4 GEOG 1113 3
Global Politics 4 POLS 2013 3
History 4 HIST 2213, 2223 6
Language A1: English 4 ENGL 1113 3
Language A1: English 5 ENGL 1113, 1213 6
Language B: French 4 FREN 1713, 1813, 2713, 2723 12
Language B: German 4 GRMN 1713, 1813, 2713, 2723 12
Language B: Latin 4 LATN 1713, 1813, 2713, 2813 12
Language B: Spanish 4 SPAN 1713, 1813, 2713, 2723 12
Mathematics 4 MATH 2144 4
Mathematics, Further 4 MATH 2144, 2153 7
Physics 4 PHYS 2014, 2114 8
Psychology 4 PSYC 1113 3
Visual Arts 4 ART 1--- 3