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CLEP AT UHM: College-Level Examination Program
|Subject ||Score ||Credit Awarded For Arts & Science Degrees (from 1998 notes of A&S advisors)
|Mathematics || 550 ||3 credits that do waive the core quantitative reasoning requirement
for all A&S degrees except the Bachelor of Science degrees
|Humanities ||533 ||3 elective credits in the Humanities for persons getting A&S degrees (but does
not waive any core requirement)
| Natural Sciences || 546 ||3 elective credits in Natural Science for persons getting A&S degrees (
but does not waive any core requirement)
|Social Sciences and History || 528 ||3 elective credits in Social Science (but does not waive any
- To be eligible for credit, these examinations must be taken before the student
has completed 24 semester hours of college level work.
Three semester credits at the introductory level will be granted
based on the following minimum scores.
Specific course equivalents are determined by the college in which the student is
Credits are not granted for the English Composition section of this examination.
A student who is enrolled at the University of Hawaii at Manoa in a degree-granting
college may be granted credit if he or she achieves a score at or above the required score on specific examinations.
|Subject Examinations ||Course Equivalent ||Score
|Analysis & Interpretation of Literature
|Calculus With Elementary Functions
|General Biology (Objective)
||Biol 171 & 172
|Human Growth and Development
| SPRING 1998 CLEP SCHEDULE
|TEST DATES ||REGISTRATION DEADLINE |
(inquire if late)
|February 12, 1998 ||January 12, 1998
|March 12, 1998 ||February 12, 1998
|April 9, 1998 ||March 9, 1998
|May 7, 1998 ||April 7, 1998
|June 12, 1998 ||May 12, 1998
- You may register for a maximum of two exams per test date except for the May date, when only one exam may be taken.
- To register, fill out the form found in the bulletin.
- Make out two checks: a test fee of $43 PER TEST payable to "CLEP" and a non-refundable $18 service fee PER TEST DATE
payable to "University of Hawaii".
- Mail your registration form and your two checks to:
Counseling and Student Development Center
University of Hawaii Manoa
2600 Campus Road, Room 307
Honolulu, Hawaii 96822
General Information And Policies
Scores will be evaluated for credit by the Office of Admissions and Records on the basis
of whatever criteria are currently in effect. Please consult the UHM Testing Office for
the most current criteria.
Procedures governing registration and testing administration will be conducted by the Center for Student Development under the
jurisdiction of the Educational Testing Service.
For test results, write to: College Board, Box 1822, Princeton, NJ 08541 -- Attn: CLEP Transcript Service.
The College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) is offered by the College Entrance Examination Board, which for years has
provided testing and guidance services to schools and colleges and to student who proceed from high school to college in the
The College Board designed the College-Level Examination Program to serve a variety of purposes. The basic purpose is to
enable those who have reached the college level of education in non-traditional ways to assess their achievement outside the
classroom through correspondence study, television courses, independent study, on-the-job training and experience, etc.,
and to use their test results in seeking college credit or placement. In addition, scores on the tests may serve to
validate educational experience obtained at a nonaccredited institution or through noncredit college courses.
For further information, contact
Office of Student Affairs
Office of Admissions and Records
2600 Campus Road, Room 001
Honolulu, Hawaii 96822
Telephone: (808) 956-8975
Facsimile: (808) 956-4148