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Testing Center: CLEP

Testing Information

  • Please remember to bring your photo ID
  • $32 non-refundable test fee is required at the time of registration
  • $80 CLEP fee must be paid via CLEP My Account Portal
  • A voucher purchased via My Account Portal must be presented in order to be admitted for testing
  • 90-minute test.
  • No Cell Phones.
  • Testing room conditions vary. Dress in layers to ensure you are ready for any room temperature
  • Test results immediately, except English Comp with Essay
  • Must wait 6 months to retake the same test
  • $75 per credit hour will be charged to have credit applied to your transcript
  • (no additional charge for incoming Freshman for tests taken before classes begin)

CLEP Registration


1. Purchase your CLEP Exam:

CLEP (College Board) requires that all testing candidates register in advance using the My Account Portal.

CLEP authorized testing centers do not accept payment for exams. All candidates must show a ticket printed from the online portal as proof of payment in order to be admitted for testing.  Vouchers may be printed or available for viewing on a mobile device.  Click here to be taken to the CLEP My Account Portal

2. Make your testing appointment:

CLEP exams are administered by appointment and must be scheduled using our online test registration system. Click here to make a testing appointment at Defiance College

Available CLEP Exams

Your advisor can help you to determine which exam to take for college credit.  Read the exam descriptions of all 33 exams to find the right one for you. Then, get more details and try sample exam questions.

CLEP/DSST Notes for DC Students

Attention DC Students:

  • DC students wishing to use credit from CLEP/DSST examinations toward degree completion at Defiance College need to obtain permission from the Registrar's Office prior to registering for their examination.
  • DC students graduating in May need to have all CLEP/DANTES testing completed by the December prior to graduation.

Contact Us

Testing Administrator

Ryan Mays

(419) 783-2490



201 College Pl. Defiance, OH 43512


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