Credit may be issued for the College-Level Examination Program (CLEP), the New York University Foreign Language Proficiency Testing Service examination program or ACT-PEP. Students enrolled at Fairleigh Dickinson University must obtain authorization forms and the required signature for approval to take specific tests from the campus Office of Enrollment Services. Except for the College of Business Administration, 6 undergraduate or 3 graduate credits may be granted for Peace Corps volunteers (overseas service) and for VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America) service.
Qualified students can earn college credit
CLEP examinations may be used as substitutes for particular FDU courses, and credit toward degree requirements may be awarded by completion of approved examinations. These approved examinations, minimum acceptable scores and course equivalencies are designated on a list maintained in the campus Office of Enrollment Services and the Academic Advising Office. Students considering this option should consult with the Academic Advising Office of their College to determine the suitability of particular CLEP examinations to their major.
Acceptance of all CLEP tests is contingent upon the following provisions: