CLEP Online Training Sessions
CLEP will begin transitioning test centers through the internet-based testing (iBT) platform in later September. To ensure a smooth transition and provide more information, we are hosting a free session, "CLEP iBT: Updates for Migration," that will last approximately one hour.
Additionally, CLEP has lined up a series of exciting webinars designed for Advisers, Faculty, Admission Officers and Testing Center Professionals. Check out the list of sessions.
|CLEP iBT: Updates for Migration|
This session introduces the new CLEP iBT testing platform, launching fall 2013 / early 2014. Topics include: key benefits of using iBT, design of the new platform, our new student registration portal called My Account, technical requirements, process comparison eCBT versus iBT, and the transition plan to migrate existing eCBT test centers to the new iBT platform. This session is designed for Testing Center Professionals.
|Design and Development of CLEP Exams|
This session will highlight the design and development of CLEP exams. Topics include: exam design and rigor, the test development process, and credit-granting recommendations. This session is designed for Faculty, Advisers and Testing Center Professionals.
|Best Practices in Student Advising and CLEP Policy|
This session discusses best practices in developing or enhancing your institution’s CLEP policy then communicating that policy to your students through the advising process. Topics include the development of CLEP exams, recommendations on setting cut scores, matching course credits to appropriate exams, how to effectively review and update your institution’s existing CLEP policy, how to identify possible candidates for CLEP exams, review of study resources available and suggestions for publicizing your CLEP policy. This session is designed for Academic Affairs, Testing Center Professionals and Faculty.
|CLEP for Military Members and Veterans|
This session will highlight the benefits available to active duty military service members, veterans and eligible spouses for taking CLEP Exams at no charge. This session is designed for Veterans Affairs Officers, Advisers, and Faculty with advising responsibilities.
This session provides an overview of the College-Level Examination Program known as CLEP. Topics will include CLEP exam rigor and design, the test development process, the benefits CLEP offers to students and institutions, the process of adopting a CLEP policy for your campus, and ideas on publicizing CLEP on campus. This session is designed for Advisers, Faculty, Admission Officers and Testing Center Professionals. This session is recorded and available on demand from the CLEP Professionals site.
Access forms and documents used by test-center administrators, faculty, registrars and others responsible for CLEP.
70% of CLEP test-takers said their CLEP credits made a difference in their ability to finance tuition and other fees.
91% of CLEP test-takers said CLEP made a difference in helping them complete their degrees.
92% of institutions offer PLA credits to provide a time-saving avenue for degree completion.
More than 50% of PLA students earned a degree in seven years, compared to 21% of non-PLA students.
Students who receive credit-by-examination through CLEP for an introductory course are much more likely to earn an A or B in subsequent courses than students who complete the introductory course.
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