CLEP - College Level Examination Program

Purpose – Students who have gained knowledge outside of the regular classroom have the option to take a course specific CLEP exam to earn college credit.

When – CLEP exams are administered by appointment. Canidates must bring photo identification and CLEP Admission Ticket.

Test Format – CLEP exams are administered online

Cost – The CLEP examination fee is $85.  This fee is paid by credit or debit (Discover, MasterCard, or Visa) cards through http://www.collegeboard.com/clepMissouri S&T charges a $30 administration fee, which may be paid by check, money order or exact cash on the day of the exam. 

Registration and Information Website – For more information, please visit:http://www.collegeboard.com/clep

Test Preparation –  For more information on test preparation, please visit:  https://clep.collegeboard.org/test-preparation

Accommodations – For more information on accommodations, please visit: http://www.collegeboard.com/clep

Please check the table below for examinations accepted by Missouri S&T for college credit:

 

CLEP EXAM TITLE

SEMESTER HOURS

MISSOURI S&T COURSE EQUIVALENCY

Minimum Passing Score

American Government

3

POL SCI 1200

57

American Literature

6

ENGLISH 1221 & 1222

57

Biology

3

BIO SCI 1113

57

Calculus

4

MATH 1214 or 1208*

57

Chemistry

5

CHEM 1310 & 1319

57

College Algebra

3

MATH  1140

57

College Composition

3

ENGLISH 1120

57

English Literature

6

ENGLISH 1211& 1212

57

Financial Accounting

3

BUS 1210

57

Foreign Languages (verified by departmental exam)

History of the U.S. I: Early Colonization to 1877

3

HISTORY 1300

57

History of the U.S. II: 1865 to the Present

3

HISTORY 1310

57

Human Growth and Development

3

PSYCH 3310

57

Introduction to Educational Psychology

3

PSYCH 2300

57

Introductory Business Law

3

BUS 2910

57

Introductory Psychology

3

PSYCH 1101

57

Introductory Sociology

3

Social Science Elective

57

PreCalculus

5

MATH 1140 & 1160

57

Principles of Macroeconomics

3

ECON 1200

57

Principles of Management

3

BUS 1110

57

Principles of Marketing

3

MKT 3110

57

Principles of  Microeconomics

3

ECON 1100

57

Western Civilization I: Ancient Near East to 1648

3

HISTORY 1100

57

Western Civilization II: 1648 to Present

3

HISTORY 1200

57

Missouri S&T only allows CLEP exams to be completed once. Regardless of the College Board retake policy.   Any student having 90 semester hours or more of acceptable credit is no longer eligible for CLEP exam credit.