College Prep Options

Faith offers several college prep courses for high schoolers to enable them to earn college credit.

 

Advanced Placement Program (AP)

The AP program allows a student to take an exam at the conclusion of some high school classes that may be accepted for credit for some courses at Faith.

Examination Title

Credits

Min. Score

Class Accepted For

Biology

3 3

Biological Science

English Language/Comp

3 3

English I

English Literature/Comp.

3 3

English II 

European History

3 3

Western Civilization II

United States History

3 3

American History

*May require testing out of English I at Faith

Faith's AP code is 6214. You must enter this number at the time of testing to be considered for receiving credit for the course. All test results submitted to Faith will be evaluated and may be subject to additional Faith requirements.

 

College Level Examination Program (CLEP)

The CLEP program allows students the opportunity to take an exam that may be accepted for credit for some courses at Faith.

CLEP Examination Title

Credits

Min. Score

Class Accepted For

American Literature

3 50

Intro to Literature

Biology

3 50

Biological Science

College Algebra

3 50

College Mathematics

College Mathematics

3 50

College Mathematics

College Mathematics

3 58

Math for Elementary Teachers

College Mathematics

6 64

College Mathematics and Math for Elementary Teachers

College Composition Modular

3 50

English I

College Composition

6 50

English I and II

English Literature

3 50

Intro to Literature*

History of the United States

3 50

American History

Natural Sciences

3 50

Physical or Biological Science

Natural Sciences

6 55

Physical and Biological Science**

Western Civilization I 

3 50

Western Civilization I

Western Civilization II

3 50

Western Civilization II

*Test may not be taken for Secondary English Education majors or Elementary Education/Language Arts Endorsement.
**Test may be taken only if high school science used a curriculum with a Christian worldview.

Faith's CLEP code is 6214. You must enter this number at the time of testing to be considered for receiving credit for the course. All test results submitted to Faith will be evaluated and may be subject to additional Faith requirements.

For more information and location of test sites, visit collegeboard.com/clep or call 1.800.257.9558.

• Up to 24 total credit hours may be accepted from CLEP and AP programs of study.
• Credits earned through CLEP will not be given grades nor will they be used in determining GPA.
• CLEP credits will not be granted if they duplicate credits for courses already taken.

 

Jump start your college education by taking a course for credit at Faith.

 

Post-Secondary Enrollment Option (PSEO)

Faith's PSEO program allows qualified students to take classes at Faith for college credit while in high school.

• Students must be juniors or senior enrolled in public or private Iowa schools. Homeschooled students are eligible to enroll if they are dual enrolled.
• Students must have a minimum composite ACT score of 20 and a minimum GPA of 3.3.
• Students may take up to two courses each semester, and courses are limited to first or second year classes.
• In order to be considered for acceptance, all application materials must be received by August 1 for fall semester enrollment and December 1 for spring semester enrollment.


To apply for PSEO courses at Faith
1. Contact Faith for a PSEO application.
2. Secure two reference forms (a pastor/Christian worker and an educator), and provide a copy of ACT scores and a high school trasn
3. Give the completed PSEO form to your high school for approval.

Events

Alumni Workday

Saturday, July 23

Your opportunity to get your hands dirty and leave your mark on the Faith Campus.

Alumni and Friends Dinner

Friday, August 5

This free dinner will be sponsored by our Faith partner GuidOne Insurance.

Homecoming

September 15–17

Big events planned for the 2016 Homecoming! Make plans now to return and be a part.

Faith Classic Golf Tournament

Friday, September 16

Calling all golfers! Play a round of golf on a premier course and help raise money for Faith scholarships.

FaithFest

Saturday, September 24

Bring your teens to this premier youth event. Lots of fun activities with an evangelistic emphasis.