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CLEP Testing

Undergraduate - Resources - CLEP Testing

ATTENTION: Effective July 1, 2012, the CLEP exam fee will be $80.

CLEP Testing:
Cumberland University offers CLEP testing for the following courses:

  • ENG 101, 102, 215, 216
  • POL SCI 223
  • PSY 201, 211, 212
  • HIS 111, 112, 201, 202
  • ECON 241, 242
  • SOC 221
  • MATH 111, 112, 121
  • BIO 100, 111
  • CHEM 111, 112
  • ACC 211, 212
  • BUA 340
  • CIS 300
  • MGT 363
  • MKT 362
Click here for information on individual exams

There is a $77 fee per exam, payable by check or credit card, at the time of testing. Exams are 90 minutes long and a score of 50, which is equivalent to a C, is required in order to grant the examinee credit for the class.

To be eligible to take a CLEP examination, a student must not have been enrolled in the class for which the student wants to receive credit for a period of time longer than the drop date to receive a grade of "W."

For more information or to schedule a CLEP exam:
Contact Sheridan Henson at SHENSON@cumberland.edu or 615.547.1285.

More information about credit by examination may also be found in the Cumberland University catalog.