College Level Examination Program (CLEP)

If you want to earn college credit by exhibiting mastery of a college subject, you can participate with the College Level Examination Program.

General Information

2016 Test Dates

TCC Campus
Test Center
Spring 2016
Test Dates
Schedule test appointments by phone?
Northeast Jan. 25 - Apr. 15 No
Northwest Jan. 25 - Apr. 15 Yes
South Feb. 1 - May 6 No
Southeast Jan. 26 - May 5 No
Trinity River Feb. 1 - May 6 Yes


CLEP Exams and Your TCC Courses

  • TCC gives credit for 20 of the 33 CLEP exams and allows up to 18 semester hours to be earned toward a degree.
  • A student must be enrolled at least one full term at TCC and be enrolled at TCC during the term for which credit is posted on the permanent record.

Exam Fees

  • $80 CLEP exam fee
  • $15 TCC administration fee
  • $25 transcript posting fee (per course)

Retesting Information

  • There is a 3-month waiting period.
  • The exam fee and administration fee must be repaid.



Contact your campus Testing Center for more information.

Have questions? AskTCC
817-515-TEST (8378)


Updated January 05, 2016


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