OLOL College

Credit by Examination

Our Lady of the Lake College accepts a maximum of 15 AP/CLEP credits toward an Associate degree and a maximum of 30 AP/CLEP credits toward a Bachelor’s degree.  A list of CLEP and AP examinations with course and credit equivalencies accepted by Our Lady of the Lake College is provided below.

Advanced-Placement

AP—The Advanced-Placement Program of the College Board • About one-fourth of American secondary schools currently participate in the Advanced-Placement Program of the College Board. Each May, AP examinations are administered (by the College Board) to students who have participated in the program. Advanced-Placement credit will be granted in appropriate subjects to freshmen who earn a grade of 3, 4, or 5 on Advanced- Placement subject examinations, as specified in the chart provided. Departmental recommendations are subject to change. Contact the Office of Admissions for current recommendations.

For information about general program data and policies, contact The College Board, collegeboard.com; or the Office of Admissions, ololcollege.edu.

ADVANCED-PLACEMENT PROGRAM FOR ENTERING FRESHMEN

Examination

Minimum Score

OLOL Course Equivalent

Credit Hours

Art History

3

ART 1310

3

English Language & Composition

4

WRIT 1310

3

English Language & Composition

4

ENGL 2310

3

American History

3
4

HIST 1315
HIST 1315, 1316

3
6

World History

3
4

HIST 1311
HIST 1311, 1316

3
6

Music Theory

3

MUSI 1310

3

Psychology

3

PYSC 1310

3

Spanish

3
4

SPAN 1310
SPAN 1310, 1311

3
6

Biology

3
4

BIOL 1315, 1316
BIOL 1315, 1316
1315L, 1316L

6

8

Calculus AB

3

MATH 2310

3

Calculus BC

3

MATH 2310

3

Chemistry 3
4
CHEM 1315, 1316
CHEM 1315, 1316
1315L, 1316L
6

8

Physics B 3
4
PHYS 1310,
PHYS 1310, 1310L
3
4
Physics C
Mechanics
3 PHYS 1311, 1311L 4
Physics C
Electricity & Magnetism
3 PHYS 1311, 1311L 4
Statistics 3 MATH 2315 3

CLEP

CLEP—Subject Examinations of the College Level Examination Program: Policies governing minimum required scores and the acceptance of credit are established by the appropriate academic departments. OLOL College allows credit on CLEP subject examinations in 9 subject areas. (Credit is not allowed for CLEP general examinations.) Departmental course credit recommendations for satisfactory scores on CLEP subject examinations are included in the table provided. Department recommendations are subject to change. Contact the Office of Admissions for current recommendations and information on general program data and policies.
 

CLEP SUBJECT EXAMINATIONS

CLEP Subject Examination

Minimum Score

OLOL College Equivalent

Sem. Hrs.

History of the United States I

50

HIST 1315

3

History of the United States II

50

HIST 1316

3

Calculus 

56

MATH 2310

3

College Algebra

50

MATH 1310

3

College Composition

58

WRIT 1310 & 1311

6

Human Growth and Development

52

PSYC 2330

3

Introductory Psychology

55

PSYC 1310

3

Introductory Sociology

46

SOCI 1310

3

Trigonometry

50

MATH 1320

3

Biology

50

BIOL 1315 & 1316

6

Spanish Language, Level 1

50

SPAN 1310 & 1311

6

Spanish Language, Level 2

63

SPAN 1310, 13111, 2310 & 2311

12

Exception: If a student takes a CLEP exam in a course for which the College does not accept credit, a prerequisite waiver may be granted with approval from a faculty member and the Dean.