Excelsior test information:
- It is strongly recommended that all students view the virtual tour on the Excelsior website before registering for an exam.
- The fee for Excelsior tests varies for each exam. Refer to their website for cost information
- Excelsior exam testing is handled through Pearson Professional Centers. Information regarding testing sites is available here
- The table below shows the name of each Excelsior test, the Goodwin College course equivalent, the minimum score required to be awarded credit, and the number of credits earned for a passing score.
|Excelsior Exam Title||Goodwin Equivalent||Minimum Score Req.||# of Credits|
|Abnormal Psychology||PSY 215 Abnormal Psychology||C||3|
|English Composition||ENG 101 English Composition||C||3|
|Foundations of Gerontology||HSR 220 Issues in Gerontology||C||3|
|Lifespan Developmental Psychology||PSY 212 Lifespan Development||C||3|
|Literacy Instruction in Elementary School||EDU 240 Building Language Arts for Elementary Classrooms||C||3|