The College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) helps students earn college credit for prior learning.

If you are interested in taking the CLEP to earn credit at Casper College for prior learning, be sure to make an appointment with a Student Success Counselor before scheduling with the Testing Center to take the exam. We want to be sure the CLEP is right for you. Check out the CLEP info guide for more details.

Please visit College Board to learn more about specific test information, practice test, and study materials.

Format of test:

This is a computer-based exam. Most questions are multiple-choice, but a few may contain other formats such as essays.

Time limit:

Exams are 90-minutes long.

ID requirement:

A valid government-issued photo ID.

Registration ticket:

You must purchase the $89 CLEP registration ticket online at College Board and present the ticket to the Testing Center on the day of testing.


There is a $25 test administration fee which must be paid at the cashiers’ window in the Walter H. Nolte Gateway Center. Please bring the receipt to your testing appointment.


Results are available immediately after completion of the exam.

More information about earning academic credit is available in the Casper College Catalog