Credit-by-Exam Equivalents

USF allows students to receive up to 45 semester hours of credit towards the baccalaureate degree upon successful completion of any of the examinations listed on this page. For more information, see USF System Policy 10-017.

Additional information on exam credits is published by the Florida Department of Education.

Performance levels necessary to achieve credit have been established and are listed under each exam. Credit earned through one examination program may not be duplicated by another examination or course.

Courses denoted with an asterisk (*) are not currently offered at USF; however, they may satisfy elective or prerequisite requirements for other courses or academic programs offered at USF.

Advanced International Certificate of Education AICE

Attribute Indicators:

Exam AS-Level
Score A - E
Score A - E
  • ACG 2001 (3)*
  • FOR 1121*
  • FOR 1120 (3)*
Arabic Lang
Art & Design
  • ARH 2933*
  • ARH 2933 (6)*
Business Study
Chinese Lang
Classical Studies
  • CLA 2933*
  • CGS 1073 (3)*
  • CGS 1073 (3)*
  • CGS 1074 (3)*
Design & Tech
  • ETI 1933 (3)*
  • ETI 1933 (3)*
  • ETI 2933*
English Lang
English Lit
Environmental Management N/A
French Lang
French Lit N/A
Further Mathematics N/A
General Paper N/A
German Lang
History of Art
Latin N/A
Marine Science
Portuguese N/A
Portuguese Lang N/A
Sociology N/A
Spanish Language
Spanish Literature N/A
Thinking Skills
Travel and Tourism
  • HFT 2933 (3)*
  • FOR 1120 (3)*
  • FOR 1120 (3)*
  • FOR 1121*
USF does not currently offer this course; however, it may satisfy elective or prerequisite requirements for other courses or academic programs offered at USF.
The discontinued label indicates that the associated test is no longer administered. Credit equivalencies are provided for students who already have taken the exam.

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Information is subject to change. Current as of January 21, 2016

For more information, see FLDOE Articulation Coordinating Committee Credit-by-Exam Equivalencies.

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