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

CREDIT

GRANTED

BERGEN COURSE 

CREDIT

American Literature 50 3 LIT 201
English Literature 50 3 LIT 206
College French Level I 50 6 LAN 110 and LAN 200
College French Level II 59 6 LAN 201 and LAN 202
College German Level I 50 6 LAN 111 and LAN 210
College German Level II 63 6 LAN 211 and LAN 212
College Spanish Level I 50 6 LAN 113 and LAN 230
College Spanish Level II 63 6 LAN 231 and LAN 232
American Government 50 3 POL 101
History of the US I: Early Colon. 1877 50 3 HIS 111
History of the US II: 1865-Present 50 3 HIS 112
Introduction to Educational Psychology 50 3 PSY 103
Introduction to Psychology 50 3 PSY 101
Human Growth and Development 50 3 PSY 106
Principles of Macroeconomics 50 3 ECO 101
Principles of Microeconomics 50 3 ECO 201
Introduction to Sociology 50 3 SOC 101
Western Civ. I: Anc. Near East-1648 50 3 HIS 101
Western Civ. II: 1648-Present 50 3 HIS 102
College Algebra 50 0 MAT 160
Precalculus 50 4 MAT 180
Calculus with Elementary Functions 50 4 MAT 280
General Biology 50 8 BIO 101 and BIO 203
General Chemistry 50 6 CHM 140 and CHM 240
Information Systems


and Computer Applications 50 3 INF 101
Principles of Accounting 50 6 ACC 101 and ACC 201
Principles of Management 50 3 BUS 207
Principles of Marketing 50 3 BUS 201
Introduction to Business Law 50 3 BUS 233
College Composition 50 3 WRT 101
Humanities (choice of 2) 50 6 Music Appreciation MUS 101



Intro to Art & Visual Culture ART 101
World Literature I LIT


College Mathematics 50 3 Contemporary Math MAT 130
Natural Sciences 50 8 Intro to Physics PHY 185 and



General Biology BIO 101
Social Sciences and History 50 6 Sociology SOC 101 and



Western Civ I HIS 101
Minimum Scores Required To Earn Credit Through The General Examinations