Proficiency Exams

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 towards GPA calculations. 

 

Proficiency Exam Schedule: Spring 2022

Students must register to take a proficiency exam by contacting the faculty listed below at least 24 hours in advance of the exam. 

 
CHEM 105, 106 and 111

Exam date: Saturday, January 8, 2022
Exam time: 2 p.m.–4 p.m. 
Contact: Professor Meyer (dam135@case.edu)
Students must register for this exam by contacting Prof. Meyer.

 
CSDS 132

Exam date: Sunday, January 9, 2022
Exam time: 1 p.m.–4 p.m.
Contact: Professor Connamacher (hsc21@case.edu)
Students must register for this exam by contacting Prof. Connamacher.

 
ENGR 131 

Exam date: Friday, January 7, 2022
Exam time: 9 a.m.–12 p.m.
Contact: Professor Williams (matthew.williams@case.edu)
Students must register for this exam by contacting Prof. Williams.

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

Exam date: Friday, January 7, 2022
Exam time: 1 p.m.–4 p.m. 
Contact: Professor Butler (chris@case.edu)
Please click here to learn more and to register. 

 
PHYS 115, 116, 121, 122 and 221

Exam date: Saturday, January 8, 2022
Exam time: 9 a.m.–12 p.m.
Contact: Professor Chottiner (gary.chottiner@case.edu)
Please click here to learn more and to register.