Advanced Placement & CLEP

 

Mott Community College will award up to a total of 16 credits for Advanced Placement and CLEP examinations.

Advanced Placement

Advanced Placement (AP) is a program of college level examinations, developed by the College Board, thatgives high school students the opportunity to receive college credit. Mott accepts scores of three (3.0) and above for credit on more than a dozen Advanced Placement examinations.

In English, for example, AP examinations are offered in Language and Composition and Literature and Composition. In English Language and Composition, for a score of three (3) or above, Mott awards three semester hours and allows credit for English 101.

The AP examinations are offered nationally and world-wide each May, and are administered at participating high schools.

Students must submit an official advanced placement transcript of course work to the Office of Records & Registration. Only official transcripts received by mail will be accepted for transfer credit. Advanced Placement transcripts can be obtained at the following website: https://apstudent.collegeboard.org/home
Official transcripts should be mailed to:
Mott Community College
ATTN: Records Office
1401 East Court Street Flint, MI 48503

 

Placement Testing Center
Prahl College Center
PCC2010


Contact Us:
(810) 762-0372
Email: Carol.Brown@mcc.edu

 

 

College Level Examination Program (CLEP)

The College Level Examination Program (CLEP) is developed by the College Board and measures college-level knowledge in five basic areas of the liberal arts: English composition, humanities, mathematics, social science and history, and natural science.

MCC students may be awarded appropriate college credits for college level course work if they successfully complete one or more CLEP examinations. A limit of 16 credits may be awarded for CLEP examinations.Credits will be determined by MCC officials.

CLEP Exams are conducted by appointment only. Most exams takes 90 minutes and costs between $80 and $90 plus a $15 administrative fee, effective July 1, 2012. Costs subject to change. Registration and payment takes place the day of testing. Most CLEP testing is conducted via computer.

Students can prepare for these exams using study guides available for purchase from the College Board.

All CLEP exams will have a standard credit granting score of 50. Examples are listed below:

CLEP Exam Score Credit Hours MCC Equivalency
       
American Literature
50
3
ENGL 231
College Algebra
50
4
MATH 130
Spanish Language
50
4
SPAN 181
American Government
50
4
PSCN 171
Marketing
50
3
BUSN 255