CLEP Information Sheet

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

Fees

  • A fee of $89 is charged per test, payable at Registration on the College Board / CLEP website.
  • A fee of $25 is charged per test, payable to University of Nebraska at Kearney and only by check or money order.
  • The UNK Testing Site fee is non-refundable.

Test Offerings

Credit may be obtained on the following courses through CLEP:

*CLEP credits may not be used to fulfill upper-division requirements.

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