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

American History

3 3

American History

Biology

3 3

Biological Science

English Language/Comp

6 3

English I & II*

English Literature/Comp.

6 3

English II and Intro to Literature*

European History

3 3

Western Civilization II

*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

English Literature

3 50

Intro to Literature

English Composition

3 50

English I*

English Comp w/ Essay

6 50

English I & II*

General Biology

3 50

Biological Science

Natural Sciences

3 60

Biological Science

College Mathematics

3 50

College Mathematics

College Algebra

3 50

College Mathematics

History of US I

3 50

American History

Western Civilization I or

3 50

Western Civilization I

Western Civilization II

3 50

Western Civilization II

*May require testing out of English I at Faith

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.

 

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

Spring Chorale Tour

March 6–15

Attend one of the Chorale's concerts in Illinois, Indiana, and Missouri.

Spring Chorale Concert

March 20

Join us on the Faith campus for the annual spring Chorale concert.

Scholarship Weekend

March 19-21

For seniors who have applied to Faith. Get to know Faith personnel and interview for substantial scholarships.

Faith Pulpit Day

March 30

This years Faith Pulpit Day of sacred and classical music presented by the Faith Community Orchestra and Handbells.

Spring Instrumental Concert

April 10

Join us for a concert.

Student Leadership Summit

April 16-18

Evangelist Will Galkin and Dr. Paul Hartog will help teens confront their culture rather than conform to it.

Student Leadership Summit

Chorale Concert at IRBC

The Chorale will present a special concert at the Iowa Regular Baptist Camp for people in northern Iowa and southern Minnesota.

Commencement Weekend

May 7, 8

Find a full schedule of the 2015 commencement weekend events.