CLEP Information Sheet

College Credit may be obtained demonstrating proficiency in selected subject areas by successfully completing the College Level Examination Program (CLEP).

Fees

The total fee for taking the CLEP examination is $102.00. Of this, $77.00 is to CLEP and $25.00 is to the University of Nebraska at Kearney. The $77.00 payment to CLEP may be paid by check; however, American Express, Visa or MasterCard is the preferred payment method for this portion. The $25.00 portion is payable by cash or check (payable to University of Nebraska at Kearney Testing Center). If you do not show up for your test or cancel/reschedule your test, you will lose the $25.00 UNK fee. Fees must be paid at the time of registration. 

Test Offerings

Credit may be obtained on the following courses through CLEP:

TEST NAME

COURSE EQUIVALENT

CREDITS

History of the U.S. I: Early Colonizations to 1877

History 250

3

History of the U.S. II: 1865 to Present

History 251

3

Western Civilization I: Ancient Near East to 1648

History 210

3

Western Civilization II: 1648 to Present

History 211

3

American Government

Political Science 110

3

Introductory Sociology

Sociology 100

3

Principles of Management

Management 301

3

Financial Accounting

Accounting 250

3

Introductory Business Law

Accounting 311

3

Principles of Marketing

Marketing 300

3

Information Systems

Management Information Systems 182 (Effective Spring 2020 Cyber Systems 182)

3

Principles of Macroeconomics Economics 270 3
Principles of Microeconomics Economics 271 3
Calculus Mathematics 115 5
College Algebra Mathematics 102 3
Precalculus Mathematics 102 3
Biology Biology 103 4
Chemistry Chemistry 160 & 161 8
Introductory Psychology Psychology 203 3