CLEP Language Credit

What is the CLEP Exam:

  • CLEP is the College Level Examination Program which gives college level credit
  • Students can take a CLEP exam to receive credits at UNC Charlotte
  • CLEP exams can be taken in German, French, and Spanish 
  • Credits granted for the CLEP exam are shown as transfer hours on the transcript 
  • Credits granted for CLEP exams are included in the hours completed toward a degree
     

Who can use a CLEP Exam for Credit and Placement:

  • Students who have proficiency in a German, French or Spanish
  • Students who wish to receive credit on their transcript in German, French or Spanish
  • Student who wish to receive credits towards completion of their degrees
  • Students who wish to place into 3000 level courses in German, French or Spanish

How do you receive CLEP Credits:

What Credits do CLEP Exams Provide:

French
 

Level 1 = score 50= 6 credits =  FREN 1201, 1202 ►  Register for FREN 2201

Level 2 = score 52 = 12 credits = FREN 1201, 1202, 2201, 2202 ►  Register for FREN 3201

German
 

Level 1 = score 50= 6 credits =  GERM 1201, 1202 ►  Register for GERM 2201

Level 2 = score 63 = 12 credits = GERM 1201, 1202, 2201, 2202 ►  Register for GERM 3201

Spanish
 

Level 1 = score 50= 8 credits =  SPAN1201, 1202 ►  Register for SPAN 2201

Level 2 = score 54 = 14 credits = SPAN 1201, 1202, 2201, 2202 ►   Register @ 3000 Level - Consult Advisor

Spanish with Writing
 

Level 1 = score 50= 8 credits =  SPAN 1201, 1202 ►  Register for SPAN 2201

Level 2 = score 65 = 14 credits = SPAN 1201, 1202, 2201, 2202 ►  Register @ 3000 Level - Consult Advisor