Bakersfield College


CLEP (College Level Examination Program) exams are administered by appointment only on selected Tuesdays of each month unless otherwise noted. The  upcoming CLEP Testing dates are listed below:  

  • January 23, 2018 
  • February 13, 2018 
  • March 6 &  March 20, 2018 
  • April 24, 2018 
  • May 15, 2018

Please note that dates and times may be subject to change. Please always check with the Testing and Placement Center for any changes to the listed testing dates.

Download BC CLEP Registration form 

Once you have figured out the CLEP credit policy for your college/university and decided which exams to take, please do the following:

Step 1: Come to Testing and Placement Center (FCC Building) to pay the $25.00 and save your seat! ***has to be done 1-2 weeks before hand!!

  • The $25.00 administration fee is payable to Bakersfield College upon scheduling your appointment.  Acceptable payments are exact cash, check, or money order. This is a non-refundable free.

Step 2: Go to  to register with them ($85.00) and print out or save the ticket information needed for the day of exam! 

  • CLEP test registration and fee payment are done in My Account at Registration is valid for six months.  NEW: Effective July 1, 2017, the CLEP exam fee will be $85. Test takers who purchase their registration tickets on or after that date will be charged the new fee. Registration tickets purchased prior to that date will still be valid until their stated expiration dates.
  • CLEP testing will continue to be free for eligible military service members, spouses, and civilian employees (see eligibility details).

  • Examinee are encouraged to check with the Testing and Placement Center before completing the registration through College Board.

  • Need more information? Call (661) 395-4469 or stop by the Testing and Placement Center (FCC building)

Step 3: 

If you are transferring your CLEP exam credits to Bakersfield College, please complete and submit the Request for Evaluation form to BC's Admission and Registration office 

A PDF copy of the Request for Evaluation form is available at: 


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