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The CLEP program provides the opportunity to demonstrate college-level achievement through exams in undergraduate college courses. There are 2,900 colleges that grant credit and/or advanced standing for CLEP.  The exams are computer-based exams that permit immediate scoring. Please check with your institution to determine their requirements for a passing score. The SOU Testing Center located at the HEC in downtown Medford offers CLEP exams yearround and is opened to all students.

Learn More: To learn more about CLEP exams visit  www.collegeboard.com/clep.

SOU Students: To learn more about SOU's policies regarding the acceptance of CLEP credits, click here.

Cost: The fee for each CLEP exam is $80 (payable with check or credit card only). There is an additional administrative service fee of $30.00 (payable with check or exact cash only). Military personnel pay only the administrative service fee. Veterans receive reimbursement for CLEP exams through DANTES.

Scheduling: To schedule a CLEP exam at the SOU Testing Center (located at the HEC in downtown Medford) please call 541-552-8150 or email testing@sou.edu. To schedule your appointment online, click here.

Find Us: The SOU Testing Center is located at 101 S. Bartlett St, Room 108, Medford next to the Jackson County Library and the RCC Riverside Campus.

CLEP Test Preparation: The CLEP Official Study Guide, 23rd Edition, is the only study guide that contains sample questions and answers for all 33 exams. You may purchase the study guide online at www.collegeboard.com/clep. If you're taking just one or two CLEP exams, you'll save money by purchasing an Individual Subject Guide for $10 in a downloadable PDF format.

Other CLEP Study Resources:

  • CollegeCoffeehouse.com
  • iStudySmart.com
  • InstantCert Academy
  • REA Online
  • Amazon.com (Search CLEP and Study Guides)
  • 4Tests