College Level Examination Program (CLEP)

Bergen Community College may award credit to individuals who have received a minimum score of 50, unless otherwise stated (see table below) for the following examinations. Scores must be received directly from the College Entrance Examination Board before credit is awarded. Credit received through CLEP is not necessarily transferable to other colleges and universities.

SUBJECT
EXAMINATION

REQUIRED

SCORE

CREDITS

GRANTED

BERGEN COURSE 

CREDIT

Financial Accounting
50 3 ACC 110
Principles of Marketing
50 3 BUS 201
Principles of Management
50 3 BUS 207
Introductory Business Law
50 3
BUS 233
Biology 50 8 BIO 101 & BIO 203
Chemistry 50
6
CHM 140 & CHM 240
Principles of Macroeconomics
50 3 ECO 101
Principles of Microeconomics
50
3 ECO 102
Western Civilization I: Ancient Near East -1648
50 3 HIS 101
Western Civilization II: 1648 - Present
50 3 HIS 102
History of the US I: Early Colon. 1877 50 3 HIS 111
History of the US II: 1865 - Present 50 3 HIS 112
Information Systems
50 3 INF 101
French Language Level 1
50 6
LAN 110 & LAN 200
French Language Level 2
50 3 LAN 201
German Language Level 1
50 6
LAN 111 & LAN 210
German Language Level 2
50 3 LAN 211
Spanish Language Level 1 w/Writing*
50 6
LAN 113 & LAN 230
Spanish Language Level 2 w/Writing*
65 6 LAN 231 & LAN 232
American Literature
50 3 LIT 201
English Literature
50 3
LIT 206
College Mathematics
50 3
MAT 130
College Algebra
50 0*
MAT 160 *Waiver entered
Precalculus 50 4
MAT 180
Calculus 50 4 MAT 280
American Government
50
3
POL 101
Introductory Psychology
50 3 PSY 101
Introductory Educational Psychology
50 3 PSY 103
Human Growth and Development
50 3 PSY 106
Introductory Sociology
50 3 SOC 101
College Composition**
50 3 WRT 101
Analyzing and Interpreting Literature
w/optional essay (Required)
50 3 WRT 201
       
 GENERAL SUBJECT EXAMINATIONS ACCEPTED:
HUMANITIES (choice of 2*) 50 6* 2 courses only
Music Appreciation (MUS 101)



Art Appreciation     (ART 101)



World Literature I   (LIT 203)
       
NATURAL SCIENCES
50 8
General Biology (BIO 101) and



Intro to Physics (PHY 185)




SOCIAL SIENCES AND HISTORY 50 6 Sociology (SOC 101) and



Western Civ I (HIS 101)

*NOTES:
1. Bergen Community College CEEB CODE: 2032
2. Official CLEP scores report required directly from CollegeBoard.
3. As of January 1, 2020, BCC will only accept the Spanish with Writing CLEP exam. Students can now receive up to 12 credits based on their scores on the Spanish with writing Exam depending on their scores.
4. BCC does not require an Essay. Do not take College Composition exam. For more information, current testing locations, or study guides, please go to: www.clep.org
5. For questions/concerns about your CLEP scores equivalency evaluation, please email : transfertobcc@bergen.edu