College-Level Examination Program® (CLEP)
Prior Learning Assessment
CLEP Test Center: 2081
CLEP exams assist students in reaching their educational goals while saving both time and money. By earning passing scores on CLEP exams, students can earn college credit.
CLEP exams are administered the third Wednesday of each month from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. On the date of an exam, please arrive at Buhl Hall room 236 no later than 4:45 p.m. with a photo I.D. along with an additional form of I.D. You will receive an unofficial copy of your exam score on the day of the exam (with the exception of essay portions). Study guides for CLEP exams are available for purchase on the College Board website.
A non-refundable test center fee of $20 must be paid to Chatham University. Payment must be remitted at least 10 days prior to the exam date using the following link: www.chatham.edu/academics/programs/pla/clep/register.cfm.
Additionally, the fee for each CLEP exam is $77. If your institution requires an optional essay for a composition or literature exam, you must pay an additional $10 fee to your test center at least 7–10 days before your exam. CLEP exams and optional essays are free to all eligible military personnel and civilian employees (with proper military ID). Test fees must be paid by valid credit or debit card (preferred method of payment) on the day of the exam, or by a check or money order made payable to the College-Level Examination Program (no later than 10 days prior to the exam. Checks made payable to any other payee will not be accepted, and CLEP cannot be responsible for cash sent through the mail. Your check or money order may be dated no more than three months earlier than the test date. There is a $15 surcharge for a returned check. A separate payment is required for each CLEP exam.
For additional information, please contact Deborah Prise, Coordinator of Prior Learning Assessment at firstname.lastname@example.org or 412-365-1444.
Registration Forms: http://www.collegeboard.com/prod_downloads/student/testing/clep/reg-adm-form.pdf
Guidelines for credit granted by means of CLEP examination at Chatham University:
|CLEP Exam||Major/Elective||Credit Award||Score|
|Introductory to Business Law||Both||3||50|
|Principles of Management||Both||3||50|
|Principles of Marketing||Both||3||50|
|French Language Level 1||Elective||6||50|
|French Language Level 2||Neither||NA||NA|
|German Language Level 1||Elective||6||50|
|German Language Level 2||Neither||NA||NA|
|Spanish Language Level 1||Elective||6||50|
|Spanish Language Level 2||Neither||NA||NA|
|Principles of Macroeconomics||Both||3||50|
|Principles of Microeconomics||Both||3||50|
|Social Sciences & History||Elective||3||50|
|U.S. History I||Elective||3||50|
|U.S. History II||Elective||3||50|
|Western Civ. I||Elective||3||50|
|Western Civ. II||Elective||3||50|
|Human Growth & Development||Both||3||50|
|Intro. to Educational Psychology||Both||3||50|
|Info. Systems & Computer Apps.||Elective||3||50|
|Analyzing & Interpreting Literature||Elective||3||50|
|College Composition Modular||Elective||3||50|