Information About CLEP Exams

College Level Exam Program

The CLEP is the most widely accepted credit by examination program in the united states. Most accredited colleges and universities award from 3 -12 credits, depending on the exam, for scores of 50 or higher on CLEP exams in 5 subject areas. CLEP Exams are considered lower level (freshman and sophomore) credit by most institutions. For more information on the College Board you can visit them at

Test Cost: $60

Most colleges charge a nonrefundable administration fee to proctor the exam.

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Composition and Literature

* American Literature
* Analyzing and Interpreting Literature
* English Composition
* English Literature
* Freshman College Composition
* Humanities

Foreign Languages

* French Language (Levels 1 and 2)
* German Language (Levels 1 and 2)
* Spanish Language (Levels 1 and 2)

History and Social Sciences

* American Government
* Human Growth and Development
* Introduction to Educational Psychology
* Introductory Psychology
* Introductory Sociology
* Principles of Macroeconomics
* Principles of Microeconomics
* Social Sciences and History
* U.S. History I: Early Colonizations to 1877
* U.S. History II: 1865 to the Present
* Western Civilization I: Ancient Near East to 1648
* Western Civilization II: 1648 to the Present

Science and Mathematics

* Biology
* Calculus
* Chemistry
* College Algebra
* College Mathematics
* Natural Sciences
* Precalculus


* Introductory Business Law
* Information Systems and Computer Applications
* Principles of Accounting
* Principles of Management
* Principles of Marketing