Alternative Ways to Earn College Credit

College credit can be awarded through testing and other approved methods. Advanced Placement (AP) and the College Level Examination Program (CLEP) are the most common alternative methods to earning college credit. The charts below detail the required scores needed to earn college credit at LSSC.

Advanced Placement (AP)


College Level Examination Program (CLEP)


Additional Programs that Award College Credit

For information regarding additional programs that award college credit, including the Defense Activity for Non-Traditional Education Support (DANTES) program, the International Baccalaureate (IB) program, and more, please see the LSSC Catalog and Student Handbook.