|Examination||Minimum Passing Score||Credit Hours||Equivalent NKU Course|
|Introduction to Cultural Anthropology||75%||3||ANT 100|
|Unearthing the Past: Introduction to World Prehistory||75%||3||ANT 110|
|Medical and Biological Terminology||60%||3||BIO 272|
|Introduction to Black Studies||75%||3||BLS 100|
|Unix Systems||70%||3||CIT 371|
|Architectural Drafting and CAD||72%||3||CMGT 222|
|Object-Oriented Programming I||70%||3||CSC 260|
|Object-Oriented Programming II||70%||3||CSC 360|
|Principles of Finance||70%||3||FIN 305|
|Introduction to Manufacturing*||70%||3||EGT 116|
|Engineering Materials*||60%||3||EGT 261|
|Manufacturing Processes and Operations*||78%||3||EGT 265|
|Statics and Strength of Materials*||78%||3||EGT 300|
|Applied Dynamics*||78%||3||EGT 340|
|Healthcare Management||78%||3||HSC 410|
|Elementary Programming||70%||3||INF 120|
|Introduction to Web Development||70%||3||INF 286|
|Introduction to Supervision||70%||3||LDR 117|
|Information Literacy||70%||3||LIN 175|
|Finite Mathematics*||70%||3||MAT 114|
|Advanced Respiratory Care||75%||3||RSP 400|
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The following lists CPLE exams that will help to satisfy NKU's General Education categories:
Natural Science -- Elementary Programming
Cultural Pluralism -- Introduction to Black Studies
Individual & Society -- Introduction to Cultural Anthropology, Unearthing the Past: Introduction to World Prehistory, Information Literacy
Global Viewpoints -- Introduction to Cultural Anthropology