University Catalogue

Southeastern Louisiana University Departmental Credit Examinations

 

Southeastern departmental credit examinations are administered in the summer, fall, and spring to Southeastern Louisiana University students and to entering students.

  1. A student interested in taking departmental credit examinations may obtain the request forms at the academic department.
  2. A student will have the request form approved by his/her department head, the dean of his/her college, and the head of the department administering the examination.
  3. The University charges a non-refundable fee of $25 per credit examination.
  4. Credit examinations are given on the undergraduate level and on a limited basis in certain graduate degree programs.
  5. Only courses passed will be recorded on the student's record. A grade of P will be given and the course will not be computed in the student's grade point average.
  6. The department head in which the course is offered will set the dates of tests at his/her discretion.

Departmental Credit Examinations are available in:

 Discipline Course and Number  Acceptable Score Credit Hours 
Biology GBIO 106
GBIO 107
GBIO 151
GBIO 153
≥ 70% 3
3
3
 3 
Chemistry and Physics CHEM 101
CHEM 121
PHYS 191
≥ 70%  3
3
 3 
Communication Sciences and Disorders  CSD 409 ≥ 77%  1-3
Computer Science  CMPS 120
CMPS 161
CMPS 173
≥ 70%  3
3
3
Family and Consumer Science FCS 251
FCS 342
≥ 80% 3
 3 
Industrial and Engineering Technology  IT 100
IT 111
IT 233
IT 241
IT 341
ET 100
ET 111
ET 213
≥ 70%  3
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
Kinesiology and Health Studies  ATHT 141
HS 131
KIN 230
≥ 70% 3
2
3
Library Science  LS 102 ≥ 70%  1
Mathematics  MATH 161
MATH 162
MATH 163
MATH 175
 ≥ 70% 3
3
3
5
Music MUS 103/104
MUS 151
MUS 209/21
≥ 70% 1
3
1
Nursing NURS 214 ≥ 75% 3
Psychology PSYC 101 ≥ 70% 3
Sociology and Criminal Justice CJ 101
SOC 101
≥ 70% major
≥ 60% non-major
3
3


Departmental credit examinations may be available in courses other than those listed above, provided the student obtains special permission from his/her dean and department head. Please contact the specific department for more information.