The Department of World Languages and Literatures accepts the CLEP examination for French, German, and Spanish. It can be used to meet the Admission, BA and MA second language requirement. The table below illustrates the scores needed to meet each requirement. Students may be awarded up to 12 credits for taking CLEP.
|Language and Score||Number of Credits||Course Equivalency|
|French 50||12||French 101,102,103|
|French 59||12||French 201,202,203 (BA/MA requirement)|
|French 40||0||Admissions Requirement|
|German 50||12||German 101,102,103|
|German 60||12||German 201,202,203 (BA/MA requirement)|
|German 40||0||Admissions Requirement|
|Spanish 50||12||Spanish 101,102,103|
|Spanish 63||12||Spanish 201,202,203 (BA/MA requirement)|
|Spanish 40||0||Admissions Requirement|
- These tests are proctored by Testing Services in the Center for Student Health and Counseling (SHAC). The fee is $113 ($80 to CLEP, $33 to SHAC Testing).
- To make an appointment, contact :
Monday to Friday 8 a.m. to 5 a.m.
- If you have questions about the content of the exam, go to the official CLEP website: http://www.collegeboard.com/student/testing/clep/about.html
- If you have questions about PSU-Accepted CLEP exams outside of World Languages and Literatures, go to the PSU CLEP website: http://www.pdx.edu/testing/college-level-exam-program-clep