STEP 1 - Register and Pay for CLEP - $89 per exam
STEP 2 - Pay Davenport Seat Fee - must be made in advance to secure your seat reservation
STEP 3 - Qualifying military candidates - can have all fees waived. See Military Candidates
The College Board owns and administers the CLEP test for college credit in five subject areas (Business, Science & Mathematics, History and Social Sciences, World Languages and Composition & Literature), covering material taught in courses that are generally taken in the first two years of college.
These exams are available to anyone who is seeking college credit outside of the traditional classroom, including:
CLEP is an effective method to provide your college with evidence of prior learning for college credit.
Both the Davenport fee and the CLEP test fee are waived for qualifying military candidates for their first CLEP exam only. Qualifying military candidates must present a current military ID as part of their identification in order to waive the DU and CLEP test fees. Qualifying military candidates include the following:
Veterans: Veterans eligible for the Post 9/11 GI Bill can be reimbursed for CLEP exams through the VA National Testing Program. See the Veterans section on the Military Benefits page for details.
CLEP exams are given at the following locations: