About CLEP

Explore test development, scoring, setting standards, and research that supports CLEP exams.

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How CLEP Works

Learn more about how the CLEP program works.

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Test Development

Learn how the tests are created and who oversees the process.

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Setting Standards

Scoring standards reflect what students would learn from a similar college course.

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Research and Statistics

View the research and statistics that support taking CLEP exams.

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