College Level Examination Program (CLEP)

College Level Examination Program (CLEP)

College Level Examination Program (CLEP)

Due to COVID-19 impacts, CLEP testing is currently unavailable. We hope to resume CLEP testing sometime in April, and we will update this webpage with any updates as we receive from them. Please contact Testing Services by email at testingservices@rowan.edu with any questions.


CLEP exams are not specific to Rowan University. They are accepted by more than 2,900 colleges and universities and administered in more than 1,800 test centers, including Rowan University’s Testing Center. CLEP offers 33 exams in 5 subject areas, designed to allow students to demonstrate mastery of college level material in introductory subjects (and earn credit).

 Step 1:

Schedule a test appointment

 Step 2:

Register & pay on College Board

Cost: $89 test fee paid to College Board (see step 2 above) + $33.50 proctoring fee, paid to Rowan University 

Click here for information about how to take the CLEP test for FREE through a cooperative program between College Board and Modern States called Freshman Year for Free!

For further information regarding CLEP or if you would like to register with College Board for a CLEP exam, please click here for step-by-step instructions and links to relevant and useful information.

If you are a student at Rowan University or planning to be a student at Rowan University, please visit the Office of the Registrar's CLEP/AP credit page for Rowan University's CLEP Policies/Equivalents.

If you are a non-matriculated student and are seeking to earn college credit, you may be interested in Rowan University’s Credit Consolidation service. More information can be found here.

If you have any questions about the tests scheduled or administered by Testing Services, please email testingservices@rowan.edu or give us a call at 856-256-4263. Emails are answered promptly and calls will be returned as soon as testing activity allows.