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Test Out List 

CBE: Credit-By-Exam
CLEP: College Level Examination Program
DSST: DANTES Subject Standardized Test 


  • Credit-by-Exam (CBE) users:  Some courses require prerequisites.  Refer to current Delta College Catalog at www.delta.edu/catalog/Pages/Default.aspx to determine if you have met the prerequisites, before registering for an exam.
  • You will not receive a grade when you utilize "Test-Out" options; only credits are posted on your transcript.
  • Credits achieved may not transfer to other colleges and/or universities.
  • Exams are not administered the last two (2) weeks of the semester.

Credit-By-Exam

Course Prerequisites MUST be completed prior to taking a Credit-By-Exam if there are any.

 Course Number 

Course Title

 Course Prerequisite

 Credits

 Time

Minimum Score

CST 103

Windows Foundations 

None 

Untimed

B- 

CST 104

Microsoft Word Foundations 

"C" or better in OAT 170 or equivalent touch typing and computer background

2 hrs 

CST 105     Outlook  CST 103 or equivalent computer background      3 hrs 

CST 106

Internet Foundations 

None 

1.5 hrs 

B- 

CST 151

Spreadsheet Fundamentals 

CST 103 or Windows experience or faculty permission 

3 hrs 

CST 204

Microsoft Word:  Intermediate 

CST 104 or CST 134 

3 hrs 

DH 101

Dental Anatomy 

None 

2 hrs 

 75%

ENG 111

College Composition I 

Reading Level 2 and Writing Level 4 

4 hrs 

HSC 105

Medical Terminology 

None 

1 hr 

70% 

MTH 117

Math for Allied Health 

Math Level 3 

 2

2 hrs 

80% 

MTH 119

Intermediate Algebra

Math Level 5 

Untimed 

75% 

OAT 151

Business Communications I 

Reading Level 4 and Writing Level 4

3

3 hrs

C

OAT 171 

Document Processing: Beginning 

"B" or better in OAT 170 

3 hrs 

OAT 172

Document Processing: Intermediate 

"C" or better in OAT 171 or equivalent 

 3 hrs

C

OAT 175 

Electronic Calculation 

Math Level 2 

 2 hrs

C

OAT 243 Diagnostic Coding  HSC 105 and BIO  101W (or BIO 101 equivalent:  BIO 140, or BIO 152 and 153, or BIO 171 and 172, or BIO 240 and 241).   3  3 hrs
OAT 244  Procedure Coding HSC 105 and BIO 101W (or BIO 101 equivalent: BIO 140, or BIO 152 and 153, or BIO 171 and 172, or BIO 240 and 241).  3 hrs  C

RT 100 

Basic Science-Respiratory Care 

Math Level 4 or "C" or better in MTH 097 within the past 5 years 

 3 hrs

 83%

SPA 111  Spanish One Reading Level 3 and Writing Level 3 4 Untimed  74% 
SPA 112   Spanish Two Reading Level 3 and Writing Level 3, and SPA 111 with a minimum grade of C  Untimed  74% 

CLEP® and DSST® Test Out List

Course Number 

Course Title

Exam Title

Credits

Time

Type

Minimum Score 

BIO 111

Principles of Biology 

General Biology 

90 min

CLEP 

50 

CHM 111 & CHM 112

General & Inorganic Chemistry I and General & Inorganic Chemistry II 

General Chemistry         

8

90 min

CLEP 

50 

ECN 221

Principles of Economics I 

Principles of Macroeconomics 

90 min

CLEP 

60 

ECN 222 

Principles of Economics II 

Principles of Microeconomics 

90 min

CLEP 

60

FR 111& FR 112

French One & French Two 

French Language

90 min

CLEP

50 

GE 111 & GE 112

German One & German Two 

College German Language

8

90 min

CLEP 

50 

GE 111, GE 112GE 211 & GE 212 

German One, German Two, German Three & German Four

College German Language 

16 

90 min

CLEP 

63

HIS 221 

Early American History 

History of the US I:  Early to 1877 

3

90 min

CLEP 

50

HIS 222 

Recent American History 

History of the US II:  1865 to Present 

90 min

CLEP 

50 

MGT 110

Business Mathematics  

Business Mathematics 

Untimed 

DSST

400 (45) 

MGT 153 

Introduction to Business

Introduction to Business 

Untimed 

DSST 

400 (46) 

MGT 243

Principles of Marketing

Principles of Marketing 

3

90 min

CLEP

50 

MGT 245 

Principles of Management

Principles of Management

3

 90 min

CLEP

50

MGT 251

Business Law I 

Introduction Business Law

3

90 min

CLEP

50

MTH 151 

Pre-Calculus Mathematics 

Pre-calculus 

4

90 min

CLEP

50

MTH 161 

Analytic Geometry/Calculus I 

Calculus

4

90 min

CLEP

50

Math Elective

Mathematics Credit 

Mathematics, College 

6

90 min

CLEP

50

POL 103 

American Government 

American Government 

3

90 min

CLEP

50

PSY 211 

General Psychology 

Introductory Psychology 

4

90 min

CLEP

50

PSY 223 

Child Psychology 

Human Growth and Development 

3

90 min

CLEP

50

SOC 211 

Principles of Sociology 

Introductory Sociology 

3

90 min

CLEP

50

Social Science & History Elective 

Social Science History & History Credit 

Social Sciences and History 

3 & 3 

90 min

CLEP

50 

SPA 111 & SPA 112 

Spanish One & Spanish Two 

College Spanish Language 

4 & 4 

90 min

CLEP

50

 SPA 111SPA 112 and SPA 211SPA 212 

Spanish One & Spanish Two and Spanish Three & Spanish Four

College Spanish Language

8 & 8 

 90 min

CLEP

63 

FEES and STUDY INFORMATION

 CBE

Delta College Credit-By-Exam
(989) 686-9182 

$25 per credit hour or
$20 waiver fee 

Objective sheets are available online at:  www.delta.edu/llic/testingcenter/credit-by-exam.aspx

 CLEP

College Level Examination Program
(800) 257-9558 

$80 exam fee +
$25 administration fee

"The Official Study Guide for the CLEP Examinations, Current Edition" at a bookstore or log on at:  http://www.collegeboard.com/clep

 DSST

DANTES Subject Standardized Test
(877) 471-9860 

$80 exam fee +
$25 administration fee

For Fact Sheets, or practice tests log on at:  http://getcollegecredit.com/

 


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