Credit by Exam

Credit by Exam

Credit by examination refers to examinations given by various external agencies, such as the Advanced Placement (AP) Program of the College Board, the College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) of the Educational Testing Service, the Excelsior College Exams (ECE or UExcel—formerly the N.Y.State Proficiency Examination Program), or DSST Exams.

John Jay is in the process of evaluating several standardized testing programs. Check this page for tests that are currently accepted. 

CLEP
CLEP exams are offered in over 30 subjects and can be used to fulfill requirements in majors, minors, or general education, or to earn elective credits.

DSST
DSST exams are currently being evaluated. Contact CPL@jjay.cuny.edu for more information.