Proficiency Exam Schedule: Spring 2020

Proficiency examinations allow students to receive credit for a Case Western Reserve University Course by passing an examination for that course.  These examinations are optional and intended for students that have completed self study of the material but have not had the opportunity take AP or IB examinations to earn credit or students that did not earn transfer credit for the course.  For students passing proficiency exams, credit will be indicated on the transcript by the symbols PR.  No letter grade is given and proficiency credit does not count toward the GPA. 

Students must contact the faculty listed below at least 24 hours in advance to sit for the exam.


CHEM 105, 106 and 111

Exam date: Saturday, January 11

Exam time: 2-4 p.m. 

Location: Clapp 201

Contact: Professor Meyer (


EECS 132

Exam date: Sunday, Jan. 12

Exam time: 1–3 p.m.

Contact: Professor Connamacher (


ENGR 131

Exam date: Friday, January 10

Exam time: 10 a.m.–12 p.m.

Location: Nord 516

Contact: Dean Marc Buchner (


MATH 121, 122, 223, 224, 125 and 126

Exam date: Friday, January 10

Exam time: 1-4 p.m.

Location: Schmitt Auditorium

Contact: Professor Butler (

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PHYS 115, 116, 121, 122 and 221

Exam date: Saturday, Jan. 11

Exam time: 9 a.m.–12 p.m.

Location:  Rockefeller 301

Contact: Professor Chottiner (

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