Testing Services

Get credit for your prior learning!

Did you know that you can test and earn credits in subjects like Spanish or Introduction to Computers? CLEP tests offers 33 subjects designed to help you accelerate your path to graduation. HCCC also awards credit for the NYU Language Proficiency exams.

The Testing Center also provides proctoring services to non-HCCC students who attend other colleges/universities. We proctor both paper-pencil and distance computerized exams.

Statistic: 97% of HCCC students who took the Spanish CLEP 2019-2020 passed and earned college credit.

CLEP Scheduling for HCCC Students

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Subject Category
CLEP / NYU Exam
Credit
Min. Score
HCCC Course Equivalency
Business
Principles of Management 3 50 MAN 121
Information Systems 3 50 CSC 100
Principles of Accounting 3 50 ACC 121
Introductory Business Law 3 50 BUS 230
Principles of Marketing 3 50 MAN 221
Composition and Literature (1)
American Literature w/essay 6 50 LIT 201 + LIT 202
Analyzing and Interpreting Literature w/essay 6 50 2 Literature Electives
College Composition 3 50 ENG 101
English Literature w/ essay 6 50 2 Literature Electives
Humanities (1) 6 50 2 Electives: ART,MUS,LIT or THA
World Languages
College French I and II (2 semesters) 6 50 MLF 101 + MLF 102
College Spanish I and II (2 semesters) 6 50 MLS 101 + MLS 102
College German I and II (2 semesters) 6 50 2 HUM or Modern Languages electives
NYU Language Proficiency Exams 6 6 points 2 HUM or Modern Languages electives*
History and Social Sciences
American Government 3 50 PSC 102
History of the US I 3 50 HIS 105
History of the US II 3 50 HIS 106
Human Growth and Development 3 50 PSY 260
Principles of Macroeconomics 3 50 ECO 201
Principles of Microeconomics 3 50 ECO 202
Social Sciences and History (3) 6 50 1 Soc. Science + 1 History elective
Introduction to Educational Psychology 3 50 PSY 270
Introductory Psychology 3 50 PSY 101
Introductory Sociology 3 50 SOC 101
Western Civilization I  3 50 HIS 210
Western Civilization II 3 50 HIS 211
Science and Mathematics
Biology 6 50 BIO 100 + BIO 120
Natural Science (4) 6 50 2 non-lab Science electives
College Algebra 3 50 MAT 100
Pre-Calculus 4 50 MAT 110
Calculus 4 50 MAT 111


(1) There is an additional $10 for Literature exams with mandatory essay component.
(2) Humanities CLEP: Cannot be applied towards HCCC Humanities courses. Refer to course equivalencies above.
(3) Social Sciences and History CLEP:  The following majors are not eligible to take this exam: Liberal Arts, Education, and Criminal Justice.
(4) Natural Science CLEP: Cannot be applied towards BIO 100 when course is specifiaclly required for major.
* World Languages: NYU offers exams in 50+ languages including: Arabic, Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Korean, Polish, Tagalog, Vietnamese, etc.

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Pre-admission testing for Nursing and Radiography is offered to HCCC students only. For upcoming test dates, email testing@hccc.edu. Visit the Nursing AS and Radiography AS programs for more information on their admissions processes.

Contact Information

Gabert Library
71 Sip Avenue - Lower Level
Jersey City, NJ 07306
(201) 360-4190
testing@hccc.edu