Advanced Placement and Other External Examinations

Advanced placement (AP) credit may be earned at some high schools through special examinations. Please see the section on Admissions for details.

Niagara University uses the College Level Examination Program (CLEP) so that students not affiliated with a college or university and who seek admission to the university may demonstrate competence in particular areas. For further information, refer to the chapter on admissions.

The university grants credit for satisfactory performance on the New York State College Proficiency Examination Program (CPE). For further information, refer to the chapter on admissions.

The Advanced Placement Credit Evaluation Chart is located on the following page.