CLEP Tests

The CLEP exam fee will be $80. The fee for optional essays is $10. English Composition and Freshman College Composition will be replaced  by College Composition Modular and English Composition with Essay will be replaced by College Composition. 

Any individual wishing to receive credit for a college-level class may take any CLEP exam at Armstrong State University.  Pre-registration for CLEP exams is required prior to scheduling a testing appointment.  This is done by creating a student account at  or for additional information review the CLEP brochure on the  Armstrong's Testing Services webpage at CLEP Brochure Formimage. There is a $25 non-refundable proctoring fee (Payable to Armstrong) for each test and a CLEP test fee of $80 per test. For Armstrong students who take the CLEP exam for College Composition Modular or Analyzing & Interpreting Literature an additional essay ($10 payable to Armstrong) is required for credit to be received.

Exam Course Score Required Credit Hours
Humanities ARTS 1100 50 3
Natural Sciences PHSC 1211 50 3
College Algebra MATH 1111 50 3
American Government* ELECTIVE 50 3
Analyzing & Interpreting Literature** ENGL 1102 50 3
Calculus with Elementary Functions MATH 1161 50 8
College Composition Modular** ENGL 1101 54 3
French Language FREN 1001 & 1002 50 6(a)
French Language FREN 1001, 1002,
2001, & 2002
59 12(b)
German Language GRMN 1001 & 1002 50 6(a)
History of the U.S. I HIST 2111 50 3
History of the U.S II HIST 2112 50 3
Information Systems &
Computer Applications
ITEC 1050 50 3
Macroeconomics, Principles ECON 2105 50 3
Microeconomics, Principles ECON 2106 50 3
Precalculus MATH 1113 50 3
Sociology, Introduction SOCI 1101 50 3
Spanish Language SPAN 1001 & 1002 50 6(a)
Spanish Language SPAN 1001, 1002,
2001, & 2002
66 12(c)

* Georgia Government Examination is required to satisfy state requirement for US & GA government.
** A "clearly passing" essay as well as passing score on objective test is required before credit is given.
(a) Grade of C or better in 2001 language course is required before credit is given.
(b) Grade of C or better in 3000-level language course is required before credit is awarded. 
CLEP exams are given by appointment Monday - Friday provided there is space available. Call the Office of Testing to schedule an appointment at 912.344.2582.


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