3 more college credits for me!

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    3 more college credits for me!

    Hi everyone!
    I posted a while back that I passed a college algebra class (with an A ) as I progress toward my B.S. degree.
    I just passed a CLEP test for Microeconomics, so that gives me 3 more credits toward my degree. I'm pretty happy.
    I don't have a lot of time while I'm here in Korea to take online classes, so I picked up a CLEP study guide at the base library about a month ago, and have been reviewing and taking practice tests in my off-duty time. I took the test, and wound up getting enough points to have credit awarded to my degree program. Hooray!
    I'm gonna head back to the library this weekend to see what other study guides are available for classes I still need to take.
    Just wanted to share some good news!

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    Re: 3 more college credits for me!

    I wish i were in korea... Well... Congratulations for the credits SJ!

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    I'm afraid I don't know much about it but congrats on the credits mate.

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    I got my first BS degree by completing about 30 credit hours from clep tests. I took them all from the Navy Campus office on base. It made it much easier to get into a great Engineering college because I already had an accredited degree and was able to enroll under a second bachelor's program. Keep charging!

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    awsome Eric,,good job bro,,when ya get to VA I'll by ya a beer or 2!!!

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    Re: 3 more college credits for me!

    SOOn eNough yuo bE EdUmiCateD/

    KuNGratz

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    Re: 3 more college credits for me!

    Boomer Fett said: View Post
    SOOn eNough yuo bE EdUmiCateD/

    KuNGratz


    Congrats on the credits man. I wish I could take a test like that for the classes I am taking, just so I would be over with them.

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    Re: 3 more college credits for me!

    Congrats there are alot of courses you can clep out on depending on the school.
    Have you done a SWEEP for experiential learning?

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    Re: 3 more college credits for me!

    Keep it up buddy!

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    Re: 3 more college credits for me!

    Git er' done Bro. Congrats!!!

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    Good JOB!!!




    From Spain


    Alfredo

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    Re: 3 more college credits for me!

    Hey, thanks, guys! It's another small step toward my goal. Just another boring class I don't have to sit through now.

    Lassiter said: View Post
    Congrats there are alot of courses you can clep out on depending on the school.
    Have you done a SWEEP for experiential learning?
    My school awards credit based on work/military experience. Not sure what "SWEEP" is, but I've been awarded several credits based on my Air Force formal training and Professional Military Education.

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    They must have changed the name again. military likes doing that .

    superjedi said: View Post
    Hey, thanks, guys! It's another small step
    toward my goal. Just another boring class I don't have to sit through now.



    My school awards credit based on work/military experience. Not sure what "SWEEP" is, but I've been awarded several credits based on my Air Force formal training and Professional Military Education.

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    Re: 3 more college credits for me!

    A students are Awesome

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    Re: 3 more college credits for me!

    Credits are no good out here, I need something more real...

    Congrats!!!

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