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Advanced Placement (AP)

ORU accepts the Advanced Placement examinations for credit toward an undergraduate degree. Scores of "3" or higher are accepted on all AP subject examinations, with the decision on placement and amount of credit being made by the Registrar's Office in consultation with the department chair concerned. To review acceptable credit, see Transfer Guidelines.

College Level Examination Program (CLEP)

ORU accepts CLEP examinations for credit toward an undergraduate degree. Scores of "50" or higher are accepted on all CLEP subject examinations, with the decision on placement and amount of credit being made by the Registrar's Office in consultation with the department chair concerned. Students must have an official copy of scores sent directly to the ORU Office of Undergraduate Admissions from the CLEP program. To review acceptable credit, see Transfer Guidelines.

Additional information regarding CLEP and AP credits

A maximum of 60 semester hours may be granted through both the AP and CLEP programs. Credit may be granted for AP and CLEP examinations taken after students have matriculated with any college or university, provided they have not taken the corresponding course at the college level.

Credit granted through Advanced Placement (AP), the College Level Examination Program (CLEP), or the General Certificate Examination (GCE) "A" level examinations and credit transferred from regionally accredited institutions appear on student transcripts as accepted credit regardless of whether the student graduated from ORU.

Transcripts submitted to ORU become the property of ORU and are stored in a student's permanent file. They cannot be copied or reissued except for on-campus advisement purposes.

 

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