CLEP Exams & Credits

CLEP is a credit-by-examination program offering 33 exams you can take to earn credits that are accepted at 2,900 colleges and universities. Browse this list of CLEP exams, sorted by subject area, and discover the credits offered for each exam. Click each exam link to find a test prep course offering lessons, self-assessment options and tools to help you study.

Composition and Literature

Foreign Languages

Note: Score of 50 = 6 credit hours. Score of 59 French, 60 German, 63 Spanish = 9 credit hours. Spanish writing Score 65 or higher = 12 credit hours.

History and Social Sciences

Science and Mathematics


Exam Costs

Each CLEP exam costs $93. Payment is made in the My Account portal ( via debit or credit card. There is a small administrative fee to the testing center.

Military personnel (for qualifying personnel only) may be able to have their exams funded through the Defense Activity for Non-Traditional Education Support (DANTES). If you qualify for DANTES and take your exam at an on-base or fully funded test center, your exam and test center administration fees will be free of charge.

Registration & Test Scheduling

To register for a CLEP exam, you must select an exam from the CLEP registration page or individual exam page then enter the My Account portal to submit your payment.

To learn more about CLEP, please contact Testing Services and Programs at testing [at] or call 302.857.6144 and speak with a testing professional. 

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