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Grade Awarded for AP and CLEP Credit
Students taking the AP and/or CLEP test will earn equivalent college credit from Northwest Vista College according to the college's Credit by Exam Policy and the credit is treated as equal to a grade CR in the corresponding course (but is not included in GPA calculations).
Requirements to Award AP and CLEP Credit
- Official Score Report from College Board must be sent to Northwest Vista College.
- Successfully completed 6 credit hours at Northwest Vista College.
- Students may not earn more than 32 total hours of non-traditional credit.
- Credit by exam may not be awarded for a course given a grade. Exceptions:
- If withdrawn from course before census, Credit by exam be awarded,
- If withdrawn from course after census, must wait six months from last day of that term.