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Math Credit-By-Exam Procedures 

Information for future Credit-by-Exam Opportunities will be posted later in the Fall 2022 Semester.

The exam fee is $10 per credit hour.  

This fee will be charged to the student’s account after confirmation from the proctor that the student took the exam.

Students will need to pay the fee through the Bursar’s office once it has been applied their account.

The Proctored Credit-By-Exams, will be held on 

Tuesday, August 23, 2022
from 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

These exams are NOT being offered online, but are offered as in-person proctored exams only.

 Once registered, the location of the exam will be emailed to your Virginia Tech student email account by 3:00pm August 23, 2022.

If you pass the exam, go to Hokie Spa and register for the appropriate course. 

To take the exam, you MUST  bring

  1. charged laptop with browser access to Canvas; make sure you can access Canvas and have "joined" the "course" for your exam.
  2. your student ID as you will not be able to take the exam without it.


NOTE: These are proctored exams, so you must take the exam in person at the designated time and place.

All of these courses have a course homepage linked below that you can use to determine what material will be covered in the exams.  

Students wishing to test out of these courses should complete the ONLINE REGISTRATION FORM through the link below.

The deadline for registration is 5:00 PM, Monday August 22, 2022.

The exam fee is $10 per credit hour.  

This fee will be charged to the student’s account after confirmation from the proctor that the student took the exam.

Students will need to pay the fee through the Bursar’s office once it has been applied their account.

These Credit-By-Exams will be given interactively at the MATH EMPORIUM.  Further instructions regarding the  Emporium guidelines and hours will be emailed to the student’s VT email account.

 You will know whether or not you passed immediately after you take the test (which requires 70% or better).  Hence, you can get into the correct mathematics course as soon as possible.

If you pass the exam, go to Hokie Spa and register for the appropriate course. 

To take these exams, you MUST bring 

  1. Your student ID as you will not be able to take the exam without it. 
  2. Your email confirmation of registration from the Department.

All of these courses have a course homepage linked below that you can use to determine what material will be covered in the exams.  

Students wishing to test out of these courses should complete the ONLINE REGISTRATION FORM through the link below.

The deadline for registration is 5:00 PM, Monday August 22, 2022.

CAUTION: 

  • NO Student may receive credit by exam if he or she has previously audited or enrolled in the course at Virginia Tech.
  • University rules prohibit more than one try at Credit-By-Exam for each course, and a student’s total credit by exam cannot exceed 12 credit hours. Violation of this policy will be reported to the honor system.