The College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) gives individuals the opportunity to receive college credit for what they already know by earning qualifying scores on any of 33 examinations. Through CLEP individuals can earn credit for knowledge acquired outside of the traditional college classroom. For a list of CLEP exams that Washburn awards credit for visit:
CLEP exams can help you save TIME and MONEY.
A satisfactory score on a CLEP exam can earn you 3 college credits.
At $110, a CLEP exam is a fraction of the tuition for a college course.
Interested in taking a CLEP exam? See below for more specific information.
Create a CLEP account and register for an exam through the My Account registration portal, then contact the Center for Prior Learning and Testing to schedule an appointment date for the exam
$85 plus $25 administration fee = $110 total
Note – Eligible military service members or eligible spouses are funded by DANTES and are not required to pay the testing fee, see DANTES Eligibility Chart
Note - 2 forms of ID are required for military/veteran students including a military ID.
Individuals may not test without appropriate identification.
Computerized, 1 ½ - 2 hours in length
Note – Some exams may include an essay, which is written by paper/pencil
To learn more about the CLEP credit-by-examination program visit the official CLEP site.
Center for Prior Learning and Testing, Mabee Library Room 218
firstname.lastname@example.org or 785-670-1227