Credit by Exam

demonstrated competency

Computer Technology
Earth Systems Science
Fitness for Life
General Financial Literacy
Geography for Life
Participation Skills Techniques
Secondary Math I
US Government and Citizenship
World Civilizations
World Langues
Board Rule R277-705-3 requires all districts to have policies and procedures to award credit based upon demonstrated competency.
  • Credit earned through Demonstrated Competency Assessments will be accepted by all public and charter schools as required by State Law but may not be accepted by some private schools.


The National Collegiate Athletic Association does not recognize courses completed through credit-by-exam; Demonstrated Competency Assessments cannot be used to meet NCAA eligibility.

utah regent scholarships

Students must receive letter grades in required courses in order to be eligible for Utah Regent Scholarships; credit earned through Demonstrated Competency may not be accepted by the Utah Board of Regents in consideration of these awards.