CLEP Information

 

The College-Level Examination Program® (CLEP) offers students the opportunity to receive college credit for what they already know. Earn qualifying scores on any of the 33 introductory-level college subject examinations and accelerate your education. Most exams are timed at 90-minutes except for the College Composition exam (2 hours).  The cost of each CLEP exam is $87 each and there is also a $20 administrative fee (non-refundable) assessed for each test date.  There is a $10 fee for all test takers that are taking an optional essay. 

San Jacinto College awards college credit for certain CLEP exams.  Students taking one of the following CLEP exams and scoring 50 or better will be awarded the credit indicated in the chart below.  For language exams, students must score 63 or better in order to receive credit for 2311/2312 courses.

 

CLEP Exam

Course

Credit

College Composition

ENGL 1301

3

American Literature

ENGL 2327 & ENGL 2328

6

English Literature

ENGL 2322 & ENGL 2323

6

College Algebra

MATH 1314

3

Chemistry

CHEM 1311/CHEM 1111

4

Calculus

MATH 2413

4

French

FREN 2311/FREN 2312

6

French

FREN 1411/FREN 1412

8

German

GERM 2311/GERM 2312

6

German

GERM 1411/GERM 1412

8

Spanish

SPAN 2311/SPAN 2312

6

Spanish

SPAN 1411/SPAN 1412

8

American Government

GOVT 2305

3

History of the US 1: Early Colonization to 1877

HIST 1301

3

History of the US II: 1865 to Present

HIST 1302

3

Principles of Macroeconomics

ECON 2301

3

Principles of Microeconomics

ECON 2302

3

Introductory Psychology

PSYC 2301

3

Introductory Sociology

SOCI 1301

3

Western Civilization I: Ancient Near East to 1648

HIST 2311

3

Western Civilization II: 1648 to Present

HIST 2312

3

Financial Accounting

ACCT 2301

3

Introductory Business Law

BUSI 2301

3

 

CLEP Registration Information

Before scheduling a CLEP appointment, test takers must first go to http://clep.collegeboard.org/register/exam to pay for each CLEP exam.  After paying for your CLEP exam, please review the registration information for each campus.

 

South Campus

Please click on the link https://www.registerblast.com/sjcsouth/Exam/List to schedule an appointment or to see what test dates and times are available for South Campus only.

 

North Campus
Please click on the link  https://www.registerblast.com/sjcnorth/Exam/List to schedule an appointment or to see what test dates and times that are available for North campus only.

 

Central Campus

Please click on the link https://www.registerblast.com/sjccentral/exam/list to schedule an appointment or to see what test dates and times that are available for Central campus only.

 

 

CLEP Resources

CLEP Exam Registration Tutorial

https://clep.collegeboard.org/clep-exam-registration-tutorial

 

CLEP Promotional Video 

http://clep.collegeboard.org/test-takers-testimonials

 

CLEP Exam Day Information

https://clep.collegeboard.org/exam-day-info

 

CLEP Student ID Form (students without a government issued ID)

https://secure-media.collegeboard.org/digitalServices/pdf/clep/clep-student-id-form.pdf

 

CollegeBoard Contact Information

https://clep.collegeboard.org/test-takers/feedback

 

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