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Minimum passing scores to obtain credit for these examinations are indicated below. Subject codes with a number followed by two XXs (i.e. BUS 1XX) indicate that the course is transferred as a subject elective.

Name of Examination ECSU's Equivalent LAC GER Passing Score Credits Granted
Applied Technology
SF/SG/SH/SL 820 Technical Writing** ENG 300 Business and Technical Writing     46 3
Business
SF/SG/SH/SL 524 Principles of Finance BUS 245 Business Finance     46/400 3
SG/SH/SL/SM 525 Principles of Financial Accounting ACC 201 Principles of Accounting I     47 3
SG/SH/SL/SM 530 Human Resource Management BUS 333 Human Resource Management     46 3
SF/SG/SH/SL 531 Organizational Behavior BUS 331 Organizational Behavior     48 3
SE/SF/SG/SH 532 Principles of Supervision BUS 234 Supervision and Training     46 3
SF/SH 534 Business Law II BUS 300 Business Law II     44 3
SG/SH/SL/SM 536 Introduction to Computing CSC 100 Computer Concepts   VC 45/400 3
SE/SF/SG/SH 543 Introduction to Business BUS 1XX Business Elective   46 3
SG/SH/SL/SM 548 Money and Banking ECO 325 Money and Banking   48 3
SE/SF/SG/SH 550 Personal Finance BUS 1XX Business Elective   46/400 3
SE/SF/SG/SH 551 Management Information Systems CSC 2XX Computer Science Elective T2lT 46/400 3
SF/SG/SH/SL 812 Business Mathematics MAT 1XX Mathematics Elective T1M 48 3
Humanities
SF/SG/SH/SM 474 Ethics in America** PHI 220 Ethics T1LT IC1 46/400 3
SF/SG/SH/SL 496 Introduction to World Religions PHI 310 Philosophy and Psychology of Religion   IVA 48/400 3
SE/SF/SG/SH 815 Principles of Public Speaking* COM 230 Basic Speech   47 3
Mathematics
SF/SG/SH/SL 424 Fundamentals of College Algebra MAT 098 Elementary Algebra   47/400 0
SF/SH/SL/SM 450 Principles of Statistics MAT 203 Statistical Decisions in Society   IA 48/400 3
Physical Science
SF/SG/SH/SL 500 Astronomy AST 214 Descriptive Astronomy T1NS IIIB 48 3
SF/SG/SH/SL 508 Here's to Your Health HPE 210 Personal Health   48/400 3
SF/SG/SH/SL 511 Environment and Humanity: The Race to Save the Planet EES 315 Environmental Science & Society T2NS IA 46 3
SE/SF/SG/SH 512 Principles of Physical Science I PHS 101 Introduction to the Physical World T1NS IIIB 47 3
SF/SG/SH/SL 519 Physical Geology EES 110 Introduction to Geology T1NS IIIB 46 3
Social Science
SE/SF 461 Art of the Western World FAH 230 Fine Arts Appreciation: Historical   IB 48 3
SF/SG/SH/SL 465 Western Europe Since 1945 HIS 206 Twentieth Century Europe   45 3
SF/SG/SH/SL 469 Introduction to the Modern Middle East HIS 2XX History Elective   IC2 47 3
SF/SG/SH/SL 470 Human/Cultural Geography GEO 100 Introduction to Geography   IVB 48 3
SF/SG/SH/SL 471 Rise and Fall of the Soviet Union HIS 2XX History Elective     45 3
SG/SH/SL/SM 473 A History of the Vietnam War HIS 2XX History Elective   44 3
SE/SF/SG/SH 483 The Civil War and Reconstruction HIS 307 Civil War and Reconstruction   47 3
SE/SF/SG/SH 489 Foundations of Education EDU 1XX Education Elective   46 3
SF/SG/SH/SL 490 Lifespan Developmental Psychology PSY 2XX Psychology Elective   46 3
SF/SG 494 General Anthropology ANT 106 Cultural Anthropology T1SS IVA 47 3
SE/SF/SG/SH 495 Substance Abuse SWK 344 Substance Abuse   49/400 3
SG/SH/SL/SM 497 Intro to Law Enforcement SOC 1XX Sociology Elective   45 3
SF/SG/SH/SL 498 Criminal Justice SOC 101 Criminal Justice and Society   49/400 3
SG/SH/SL/SM 562 Fundamentals of Counseling SOC 1XX Sociology Elective   45 3

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 In addition to a passing score on the test, an examinee must also receive a passing grade on the speech.

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Course does not meet Writing Intensive Requirements. Consists of an optional essay portion. Eastern Connecticut State University does not require the essay.

 Note: Please see your advisor for appropriate DSST options to meet your individual needs.