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Credit-by-Exam

If you feel you have a mastery of a particular subject, you can take an exam to receive credit instead of taking a credit course.

General Information

  • You must be enrolled at least 1 full semester at TCC and be enrolled at TCC during the semester that the exam is being taken.
  • The successful completion of a departmental exam will result in a grade of credit "CR" , which will not affect your grade point average.
  • There is a $25 administration fee (per course).

How to Sign Up

  • Contact an advisor or department chair to receive authorization to take a departmental exam.
  • The department will indicate whether the test will be taken in the department or at the Testing Center.

Available Exams

Aviation

Aircraft Mechanic / Technician

Airline / Commercial / Professional Pilot

Architecture

Automotive

Body Repair

Mechanic / Technician

Biology

Business Administration & Management

Construction Management & Building Technology / Technician

Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement

Paralegal Studies

Culinary Arts, Dietetics & Hospitality

Drafting & Design Technology / Technician

Electronics Technology / Technician

Fire Protection & Safety Technology

Geographic Information Systems & Cartography

Health Sciences

Emergency Medical Technician

General

Long Term Care Administration

Nursing

Vocational Nursing

Heating, Ventilating & Air Conditioning HVAC

Information Technology

Kinesiology

Logistics & Materials Management

Music

Office Administration

Radio & Television Broadcasting Technology / Technician

Sign Language Interpreter

Speech

Welder / Welding Technology

World Languages

French

German

Spanish

Updated August 10, 2018