CLEP® is a national system of credit by examination. Examinations are administered each month through Testing Services, located in Grimsley Testing Center room 126 on the Wallace Campus in Dothan.
It is the student’s responsibility to confirm acceptance of credit with the appropriate transfer institution, as most institutions have a set policy for the awarding of CLEP® credit. Wallace Community College (WCC) accepts up to 32 semester hours of college credits based on acceptable standard scores on CLEP®. Credit is awarded based on minimum scores for awarding credit as recommended by the American Council on Education (ACE). Questions regarding specific CLEP® credit at WCC should be directed to the, Director of Enrollment Services/Registrar, Grimsley Hall, or at (334) 556-2470.
Prior to test date, students must register for CLEP® exam at www.collegeboard.com/clep. Students must bring CLEP® exam registration ticket along with personal identification (government issued photographic identification i.e. Driver’s license or passport) on exam date to the Grimsley Testing Center room 126 on the Wallace Campus in Dothan. Students should arrive 15 minutes prior to testing. There is a $15 non-refundable fee made payable to WCC at the time of the test. Contact Testing Services (334) 556-2296 for more information.
Any examinee who has a documented disability should contact Disability Support Services at respective campuses two weeks prior to registered testing date.
STUDY RESOURCE: Modern States Education Alliance, a nonprofit organization dedicated to making college affordable and attainable, offers free online courses in all CLEP subjects. Taught by college professors, the self-paced courses align to CLEP exams and feature lectures, quizzes, and free textbooks. Sign up for a CLEP course at modernstates.org.
TESTING DATES FOR FALL 2021
Thursday, August 5 1:00 p.m.
Thursday, August 12 9:00 a.m.
Thursday, September 2 9:00 a.m.
Tuesday, September 28 1:00 p.m.
Tuesday, October 5 1:00 p.m.
Thursday, October 28 1:00 p.m.
Friday, November 19 8:30 a.m.
Friday, December 3 8:30 a.m.