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Credit By Exam

Credit By Exam (CBE) Information for the 2021-2022 School Year


*Students should see their grade level counselor in the Counseling Center to register for a CBE.

*There will be a $10.00 deposit per CBE.  This deposit will be refunded when you take your CBE.  A refund will not be issued if you do not take the CBE.

*Saturday CBE testing will take place at Magnolia West High School at 8:00am.

*Students may take a total of 2 tests per administration (up to 1.0 credit)


Important Reminder: Students taking a CBE for original credit must make a 80 or above for credit to be awarded. Students may not take an original CBE for any course they have previously taken or in which they are currently enrolled.

Students who are taking a CBE for a previously failed course must earn at least a 70 in order to obtain credit.

IMPORTANT:  CBE grades DO NOT count in official GPA and Rank.  CBE grades DO count in college 4.0 GPA.


CBE dates and registration deadlines 2021-2022


July test dates: July 19-23               Registration deadline: June 25, 2021

November test dates: Nov. 4,5,6     Registration deadline: Sept. 24 , 2021

February test dates: Feb 3,5,6        Registration deadline: Jan. 7, 2022

May test dates: May 5,6,7               Registration deadline: April 1, 2022


CBE review guides may be downloaded from: