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CLEP Information

The College Level Examination Program (CLEP) is a program that enables students to earn college credit for introductory-level courses by achieving satisfactory scores on subject-specific tests. 
 
STEP 1:  Watch the CLEP Informational PowerPoint above.
 
STEP 2: Go to the Modern States website to create an account:
 
Modern States’ initial program, Freshman Year for Free™, is intended to let students earn up to one year of college credit without tuition or textbook expense. You must finish the Modern States program in order to apply for the free voucher. Be sure to write down your usernames and passwords in a secure location.
WATCH the VIDEO on the RIGHT side of this page to learn how to navigate Schoology & Modern States. 
 
STEP 3: Go to the CLEP website to create an account and pay for the exam. :
 
You will initially pay the $85 test fee and it will be refunded to you by Modern States as long as you receive the voucher from Modern States. It will take 1-5 business days to receive the voucher via your email. 
*When prompted, you will register as a 10th grader at Collierville High School from the applicable drop down menus.
Be sure to write down your usernames and passwords in a secure location.
 
 
STEP 4:  Register to take the exam at a testing location:
 
 
Form to take to the testing center link if you do not have a government issued form of Identification. The form MUST be signed by a NOTARY OR WCMS!! See Mrs. Turner:
 
OTHER TESTING CENTERS:
University of Memphis Main Campus ($25 fee):
 
Union University Germantown Campus ($35):
 
Southwest Community College Macon Location ($28.50):
 
Be sure to write down your usernames and passwords in a secure location.
 
STEP 5:  Show Mrs. Turner a copy of your score from your CLEP test.
 
 IF you passed, you get to sign the
"History Has It's Eyes on You!" wall.
 
STEP 6:  For PARENTS - How to get reimbursed from Modern States for the test fee:
 
 
CONGRATULATIONS TO:
Ashan Abdullah
Ella Brown
Zach Murphy
for earning a passing score on the History of the US 1 CLEP exam!! WTG!!