National Standardized Exams
You may earn credits toward your degree through one of these standardized tests which measure how well you have mastered the content and skills of your course. With a successful score, you may receive college credits!
If you completed any of the national exams, please request the official scores to be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you don’t see a specific national exam on the list above, please connect with us by requesting a credit for prior learning consultation.
NWTC Credit by Exam
You can earn college credit through NWTC Credit by Exam. To be eligible to take a Credit by Exam, you must be in good credit standing with the College and accepted into an associate degree, technical diploma, or certificate. You may only attempt Credit by Exam within a specific course (per catalog number) once. A minimum score of 80% is required to pass.
Cost: $50.00 per course
- Fees are non-refundable regardless of exam outcome and cannot be applied to the cost of future tuition, nor eligible for financial aid
- If an exam consists of several components, the student will only be charged one $50 fee
How to Test Out of a Class
If you already have knowledge and skills, you might be able to earn credit for a class by taking an exam. To get started
find a CPL eligible course and view course outcomes..
If you have questions about a specific class and CPL options, schedule a CPL consultation.