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 $80.  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

Introduction to Educational Psychology

3

PSYCH 2300

57

Introductory Business Law

3

BUS 2910

57

Introductory Psychology

3

PSYCH 1101

57

Introductory Sociology

3

-

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.