Credit by Exam

Students seeking to obtain Credit By Exam (CBX) for a course should apply to the course chair who is the final source of determination. The following limitations and stipulations apply:

  • A minimum grade of B must be earned in the exam and/or project assignments for CBX to be awarded.
  • Any necessary adding or dropping of courses due to obtaining CBX must be completed by the add/drop deadline. 
  • CBX is not available for courses in which both proficiency and participation are the criteria for credit.
  • CBX is not available for courses in which a student has received a grade of “I”, “F”, or “IF”.
  • In order to graduate, participation is required in a minimum of 60 credits (degree), or 48 credits (diploma).