Testing Services

Allison C. Class of 2018

Demonstrate Your Learning and Finish Your Degree Faster!

Mission Statement:

National University’s Testing Center provides proctoring services to the communities that we serve. We value the potential success that lies within every person. We strive to provide up-to-date testing services, exceptional resources, and an approachable environment where every test feels like an opportunity. This is done collaboratively working and communicating with other institutions to remain in compliance with regulations established by testing companies and the National College Testing Association (NCTA). We endeavor to meet the needs of our military and online students as well.

Students at National University have the opportunity to demonstrate their prior learning for placement in more advanced coursework as well as course credit. NU Testing Services can assist you in selecting, scheduling, and preparing for appropriate exams based on your academic plan and previous experience.

Please use the tool below to identify available credit-by-examination options by course and general education area.

Test Options Search Tool



Test Type Exam Course(s)
CBE & CLEP Financial Accounting or Financial Accounting ACC201
CBE Managerial Fundamentals ACC202
CBE Accounting Fundamentals ACC501
CBE Foundations of Financial Accounting ACC601M
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DSST Art of Western World ART100
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CBE & CLEP Survey of Bioscience or Biology BIO100
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DSST Introduction to Business BUS100
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CBE Surveying, Metrics and GIS CEN320
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CLEP Chemistry CHE101
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CBE Courts and the Judicial Process CJA351
CBE Criminal Law and Procedures CJA352
CBE Principles of Investigation CJA460
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DSST Health and Human Development COH100
DSST Substance Abuse COH318
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DSST Principles of Public Speaking *Upper Division COM103
CBE Communication Theory COM310
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CBE Orientation to Computer Science CSC200
CBE Introduction to Program Concepts CSC242
CBE Programming in C++ CSC252
CBE Programming in Java CSC262
CBE Database Design CSC422
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CBE Computer Aided Engineering I DEN308
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CLEP Principles of Microeconomics ECO203
CLEP Principles of Macroeconomics ECO204
DSST Money and Banking ECO447
CBE Economics for Managerial Decisions ECO607
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CBE Computer-Based Technology EDT608
CBE Issues and Trends in Ed. Tech ** EDT655
CBE CBE Computer Tech in Classroom ** EDX6001X
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DSST Introduction to Geology EES103
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CBE Introduction to Graphics and Auto CAD EGR219
CBE Engineering Mathematics EGR220
CBE Electrical Circuits and Systems EGR230
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CLEP College Composition Modular ENG100 & ENG101
CLEP College Composition ENG100 & ENG101 & ENG240
DSST Principles of Advanced English Composition ENG240
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DSST Principles of Finance FIN310
CBE Finance Fundamentals FIN501
CBE Seminar in Financial Management FIN609A
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CBE Intro Health Ed: K-12 HEDX2301X (Formerly HED602, HEDX1101X)
Test Type Exam Course(s)
CLEP History of the U.S. : Early Colonization to 1877 HIS220A
CLEP History of the U.S. II: 1865 to Present HIS220B
CLEP & DSST Western Civilization 1: Ancient Near East to 1648 HIS233
CLEP & DSST Western Civilaition 2: 1648 to Present HIS234
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DSST Human Resource Management HRM200
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CBE Information Literacy ILR260
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CBE & DSST Computer Hardware and Software or Introduction to Computing ITM200
CBE Office Productivity Software ITM205
CBE & DSST Introduction to Information or Management Information Systems ITM210
CBE Computer Network Technologies ITM230
Test Type Exam Course(s)
CLEP Introductory Business Law LAW204
CBE Legal Aspects of Business II LAW305
CBE Introduction to Law and Legal Analysis LAW410
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CLEP Analyzing and Interpreting Literature LIT100
DSST Introduction to World Religions LIT345
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CBE Marketing Management MKT602
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CBE & CLEP Introduction Quantitative Methods for Business or College Mathematics or Fundamentals of College Algebra or Math for Liberal Arts MNS205
CBE Management Science MNS407
CBE Statistics for Business MNS601
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CBE Math for Business and Sciences MTH204
CBE & DSST Introduction to Probability Statistics or Fundamentals of College Algebra or Math for Liberal Arts or Principles of Statistics MTH210
CBE & CLEP & DSST College Algebra and Trigonometry or Precalculus or Fundamentals of College Algebra or Math for Liberal Arts MTH215
CLEP & DSST College Algebra or Fundamentals of College Algebra or Math for Liberal Arts MTH216A
DSST Fundamentals of College Algebra or Math for Liberal Arts MTH216B
CBE & CLEP & DSST Calculus I or Calculus II or Fundamentals of College Algebra or Math for Liberal Arts MTH220
CBE Calculus II MTH221
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DSST Introduction to World Religions PHIL100
DSST Ethics in America Area D: Humanities
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CBE & DSST Survey in Physical Science or Principles of Physical Science PHS102
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CLEP American Government POL201
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CLEP Introductory Psychology PSY100
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CBE Geography: Mapping World SCI300
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CLEP Introductory Sociology SOC100
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CLEP Spanish Language Level II SPN100 & SPN 101 & SPN200
CLEP Spanish Language Level I SPN100 & SPN101
CBE Intermediate Spanish II SPN201
CBE Spanish in the Work Place SPN340A