Exams Offered

CLEP offers 33 examinations in five subject areas. The tests cover material usually taught in a two-year degree program or in the first two years of a four-year program.

Select any of the titles below to read an exam's descriptions (note: you will be taken to the test-takers section of our site) or download one of the fact sheets, which are designed to be shared with students and include exam descriptions, study resources and sample questions.

Exam Description

At a Glance Fact Sheet

Composition and Literature

American LiteratureAmerican Literature Fact Sheet Download PDF
Analyzing and Interpreting LiteratureAnalyzing and Interpreting Literature Download PDF
College CompositionCollege Composition Fact Sheet Download PDF
College Composition ModularCollege Composition Modular Fact Sheet Download PDF
English LiteratureEnglish Literature Download PDF
HumanitiesHumanities Download PDF

Foreign Languages

French LanguageFrench Language Download PDF
German LanguageGerman Language Download PDF
Spanish LanguageSpanish Language Download PDF

History and Social Sciences

American GovernmentAmerican Government Download PDF
History of the United States I: Early Colonization to 1877History of the United States I: Early Colonization to 1877 Download PDF
History of the United States II: 1865 to the PresentHistory of the United States II: 1865 to the Present Download PDF
Human Growth and DevelopmentHuman Growth and Development Download PDF
Introduction to Educational PsychologyHuman Growth and Development Download PDF
Principles of MacroeconomicsPrinciples of Macroeconomics Download PDF
Principles of MicroeconomicsPrinciples of Microeconomics Download PDF
Introductory PsychologyIntroductory Psychology Download PDF
Introductory SociologyIntroductory Sociology Download PDF
Social Sciences and HistorySocial Sciences and History Download PDF
Western Civilization I: Ancient Near East to 1648Western Civilization I: Ancient Near East to 1648 Download PDF
Western Civilization II: 1648 to the PresentWestern Civilization II: 1648 to the Present Download PDF

Science and Mathematics

BiologyBiology Download PDF
CalculusCalculus Download PDF
ChemistryChemistry Download PDF
College AlgebraCollege Algebra Download PDF
College MathematicsCollege Mathematics Download PDF
Natural SciencesNatural Sciences Download PDF
PrecalculusPrecalculus Download PDF

Business

Financial AccountingFinancial Accounting Download PDF
Information Systems and Computer ApplicationsInformation Systems and Computer Applications Download PDF
Introductory Business LawIntroductory Business Law Download PDF
Principles of Management Introductory Business Law Download PDF
Principles of MarketingPrinciples of Marketing Download PDF