Earn College Credit.
Achieve Your Goals.
The College Board’s College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) has
been the most widely trusted credit-by-examination program for nearly
50 years, accepted by 2,900 colleges and universities and administered
in more than 1,800 test centers. These exams allow students to test
their mastery of college-level material in introductory subjects and
earn college credit. Students can earn credit and get closer to achieving
their educational goals by earning qualifying scores on one or more
How do I get credit for CLEP?
When you take a CLEP exam, you can select the institution that should
receive your scores. An ofcial score report will automatically be
forwarded to the school. You will also receive an unofcial copy of your
score for your records immediately after the examination (except for
If you do not indicate where you would like your score sent when you
register, you can always request a transcript at a later time for a fee.
Just submit the Transcript Request Form — it’s available on the CLEP
How do I prepare for a CLEP exam?
Information on CLEP exam practice materials can be found on the
CLEP website, clep.collegeboard.org/test-preparation. You can also
review sample test questions, exam topics, and other suggested
I’m ready to take a CLEP exam.
What do I do?
Visit clep.collegeboard.org to sign in to your College Board account or
create an account. Once logged in, register for a CLEP exam online.
After you complete registration, make an appointment at our test
center. For information on ofce hours and test dates, please visit our
website or contact our ofce.
Administration Fee: $
Nonrefundable (cash, check, or credit card), payable to the college.
CLEP Exam Fee: $80
Payable by credit card (preferably), check, or money order, made
out to CLEP.
DANTES-Funded Military Service Members (includes Active Duty/
Reserves/National Guard): There is no examination fee for the rst
attempt of each CLEP test, but you may have to pay the college’s
administration fee. If you test at a fully funded test center, the
administration fee is waived. Military personnel must present
military ID. Please check the CLEP website for eligibility requirements:
What should I bring on exam day?
Please print and bring your registration ticket along with your driver’s
license, passport, or other government-issued identication that
includes your photograph and signature. You will be asked to show
your ticket and identication to be admitted to the testing area. The last
name(s) on your ID must match the name on your registration ticket.
Cell phones, calculators, tablets, PDAs of any kind, beepers, alarm
watches, books, papers, and food are not allowed in the testing
room. A calculator is provided if your exam requires you to use one.
Each exam lasts approximately two hours. Please plan accordingly.
Candidates with disabilities who require accommodations must make
arrangements well in advance of the test date.
Our CLEP Policy
Students may earn up to credits with CLEP exams.
Students are unable to repeat an exam within three months of the
testing date. CLEP exams repeated earlier than three months will be
canceled and test fees will be forfeited.
Additional Information about CLEP
The College Board’s website provides additional information about
CLEP exams, including exam descriptions and test preparation
You can also contact your academic adviser to discuss whether
CLEP is right for you.