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Credit by Exam
Texas Southmost College recognizes the credit-granting scores recommended by the American Council on Education (ACE). Students can be granted a maximum of 32 hours of non-course based credit. No credit will be awarded until the student has successfully completed as least six (6) hours of course credit from Texas Southmost College.  
CLEP/ AP students will earn equivalent college credit from TSC when attaining the scores indicated and the credit is treated as equal to a grade of C in the corresponding course (but is not included in GPA calculations). 
Request for AP/ CLEP Score Entry 
  1. Students must submit a request form (AP/CLEP score entry form) and official AP/CLEP scores to the Testing Office.
  2. If a student misplaces their official scores they must request an additional official score report from the College Board website. 
  3. Student must then submit the scores to the Testing Office at Texas Southmost College.
  4. Testing Specialist verifies if the official scores are met. If scores are met, there is a  24 hour waiting period for them to appear in the system. 
  5. An Admissions Specialist will receive a list from the Testing Office of students who met the requirements for AP/CLEP credit and will award a grade of “CR” for these students.
  6. The student will be responsible for following up with an Admissions Specialist, to verify if the credit(s) is/are awarded. 
  7. Student meets with an Academic 

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 21 July 2015 09:58