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CLEP- the College Level Examination Program – created by the College Board- allows students to demonstrate college-level achievement through a series of exams in undergraduate college courses. There are currently 2,900 colleges that grant credit and/or advanced standing for CLEP exams. BMCC is an open testing center and administers all 33 computer-based exams in its secure testing laboratory. Exams are generally scheduled every Thursday. Students must reserve their space ahead of time to guarantee a slot.

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Please be advised that the CLEP registration process has changed. Test takers now need to purchase exams online at the following website: before coming to test. Please Note:

1. 2 forms of ID are required 1 state issued ID (Passport, Drivers or Non-Drivers ID (non-expired)
2. Picture ID (school ID, Naturalization etc.)
3. Students must arrive 1/2 hour prior to your appointment.

We are located at 25 Broadway, 8th Floor, New York, NY 10004.

Policy for BMCC Students ONLY : BMCC students who obtain the credit-granting score required can earn the credits and course exemptions listed here.

CLEP requires a passing score of 50 for all exams. For BMCC required scores, please click here
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Preparing for the CLEP exam
CLEP GuideFor all of the latest study guides and information, visit the College Boards official CLEP PREP CENTER.