National University 2018 General Catalog

Level Examinations. Credit may also be awarded to students who score a 4, 5, 6, or 7 on individual Higher Level Exams. No credit is awarded for IB standard level passes. An official transcript must be received in order to award credit. Further information on the IB programs can be found at www.ibo.org. The chart shows how the credit from IB Examinations will be transferred. Defense Activity for Non-Traditional Education Support (DANTES) DANTES Subject Standardized Tests (DSST) demonstrates college-level learning acquired outside of the college classroom. The tests cover material usually taught in one-semester or one-year post-secondary course. Credit for successful completion of DSST can be applied toward general education, preparation for the major or general elective credit. Most tests grant three semester units (4.5 quarter units) of credit. The total number of units awarded for subject exams cannot exceed 22.5 quarter units (15 semester units).

DSST are available to military personnel through the Base Education Services Officer. Further information can be found at http://getcollegecredit.com. Note: The DANTES code for National University is 7858. Excelsior College Examinations The Excelsior College Examinations assess college-level competence acquired in non-campus settings in more than 40 arts and sciences, business, education, and nursing subjects. Credit for successful completion of an Excelsior College Examination can be applied toward general education, preparation for the major or general lower-division elective credit. Most examinations are for three or six semester units (4.5 or 9 quarter units) of credit. The total number of units awarded for subject exams cannot exceed 22.5 quarter units (15 semester units).

MINIMUM SCORE

UNITS (QTR)

CLEP EXAMINATION

TRANSFER CREDIT ALLOWED FOR

American Government American Literature

50 50 50 50 50 50 50 50 50 50 50 50 50 59 50 60 50 50 50 50 50 50 50 50 50 50 50 50 50 50 50 50 50 63 50 50

4.5 4.5 4.5

POL 201

1 Area D: Humanities

Analyzing & Interpreting Literature

LIT 100

Biology Calculus Chemistry

9 6 9

BIO 100 & 1 Area A-G

MTH 220

CHE 101 & 1 Area A-G

College Algebra

4.5

MTH 216A

College Composition

9

ENG 100, ENG 101 & ENG 240 ENG 100 & ENG 101 1 Area B & 1 open elective

College Composition Modular

4.5

College Mathematics English Literature Financial Accounting

9

4.5 4.5

1 Area D: Humanities

ACC 201

French Lanugage - Level 1 French Lanugage -Level 2 German Language - Level 1 German Language - Level 2

9

2 Area D: Language

13.5

2 Area D: Language & 1 Area A-G

9

2 Area D: Language

13.5

2 Area D: Language & 1 Area A-G

History of the United States I: Early Colonization to 1877 History of the United States II: 1865 to Present

4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 9

HIS 220A HIS 220B 1 Area E

Human Growth and Development

Humanities

1 Area D: Humanities

Information Systems

1 Area A-G

Introduction to Educational Psychology

1 open elective 1 open elective

Introductory Business Law Introductory Psychology Introductory Sociology

PSY 100 SOC 100

Natural Sciences

2 Area A-G MTH 215 ECO 204

Precalculus

Principles of Macroeconomics Principles of Management Principles of Microeconomics Social Sciences and History Spanish Language - Level 1 Spanish Language - Level 2 Principles of Marketing

1 open elective 1 open elective

ECO 203 2 Area E

9 9

SPN 100 & SPN 101

13.5

SPN 100, SPN 101, SPN 200

Western Civilization I: Ancient Near East to 1648

4.5 4.5

1 Area D: Humanities 1 Area D: Humanities

Western Civilization II: 1648 to Present

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