Office of the Registrar
West Chester University
Kershner Student Service Center
25 University Avenue
West Chester, PA, 19383
West Chester University awards credit for CLEP, AP, and IB exams, if the test scores meet WCU's standards. Here is what the University currently accepts. Please note, this is subject to change at any time without notice.
West Chester University only accepts official scores that are sent directly from College Board. We cannot evaluate scores received in any other manner, including on another school's transcript.
West Chester University accepts scores in the 50th percentile and above. For CLEP foreign language exams, a score in at least the 63rd percentile is required for the second level of the exam.
Check the List of CLEP Examinations at WCU. West Chester University does NOT accept General CLEP exams.
Schedule an Examination Date: Contact the Professional Testing Center (PTC) to schedule an appointment: Phone: 610-436-2413.
Registration and Payment Information
After Exam Has Been Completed:
For all Examinees:
WCU Student Examinees:
Note: College Board mails official scores within three weeks of completing the exam to the Office of the Registrar.
In order to receive credit for AP at West Chester University, incoming students must have College Board send their official Student Score Report for Colleges and Universities to the Office of the Registrar.
For a list of AP exams and minimum scores currently accepted, please click here.
Only scores of 5-7 will be considered for IB diploma tests. For a list of IB exams and minimum scores, please click here.