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 toward the GPA. 

 

Proficiency Exam Schedule:  Spring 2021

Students must contact the faculty listed below, as directed, in order to take the exam. Students will access the proficiency exams in Canvas. Additional details regarding the administration of the exams is forthcoming.

 

CHEM 105, 106 and 111

Exam date: Thursday, January 7
Exam time: 2 p.m.–4 p.m. 
Contact: Professor Meyer (dam135@case.edu)
Students must register for this exam by January 4, 2021 by contacting Prof. Meyer.

 

EECS 132

Exam date: Wednesday, January 6
Exam time: 9 a.m.–12 p.m.
Contact: Professor Connamacher (hsc21@case.edu)
Students must register for this exam by January 4, 2021 by contacting Prof. Connamacher.

 

ENGR 131

Exam date: Wednesday, January 6
Exam time: 10 a.m.–12 p.m.
Contact: Professor Miller (cjm139@case.edu)
Students must register for this exam by January 4, 2021 by contacting Prof. Miller.

 

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

Exam date: Wednesday, January 6
Exam time: 1 p.m.–4 p.m. 
Contact: Professor Butler (chris@case.edu)
Please click here to learn more and to register. 
Students must register for this exam by December 31, 2020.

 

PHYS 115, 116, 121, 122 and 221

Exam date: Thursday, Jan. 7
Exam time: 9 a.m.–12 p.m.
Contact: Professor Chottiner (gary.chottiner@case.edu)
Please click here to learn more and to register.
​​​​​​​Students must register for this exam by December 31, 2020.