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Happy Holidays from CLEP

As platinum sponsor at the National College Testing Association conference, which took place in San Diego, Calif., Sept. 21–24, CLEP® presented its accomplishments and future vision at the pre-conference session, attended by over 150 test center administrators and educators. Some of these accomplishments included the launch of CLEP's new website, enhanced marketing materials such as Academic Success in Higher Education, new studies that demonstrate how CLEP is a tool in addressing issues of retention, cost of education and college completion.

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In addition, the program presented six concurrent sessions on best practices and research findings for ACCUPLACER and CLEP.

For a snapshot of this year's NCTA Conference, watch the video.

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Learning Counts: A New Online PLA Center Piloted by CAEL

As colleges and universities continue to seek new ways to increase student persistence, retention and college completion, the College Board offers two unique programs in support of those goals. To discover the details of our new vision for CLEP and ACCUPLACER, we invite you to participate in one of the regional conferences that will be offered between October and March. Register today.

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The CLEP program is excited to share the latest research showcasing CLEP's impact on college success, as well as details on how the program helps students and families save money and time to a college degree.

ACCUPLACER continues its tradition of excellence and innovation with the launch of the ACCUPLACER iPhone app in November, and the launch of ACCUPLACER®//MyFoundationsLab® on Jan. 2, 2012.


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CLEP Introduces New Online Training Sessions

CLEP is proud to announce the publication of Academic Success in Higher Education (.pdf/5.24MB. Requires Adobe Reader; latest version recommended).

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Designed for faculty, enrollment managers, college advisers and test center administrators, this publication features the latest research and statistics on the rigor and validity of CLEP exams, the benefits of CLEP for students and institutions and best practices on how to develop and promote CLEP on campus.

Order this free publication online.


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Questions about the new CLEP College Composition exams?

On Sept. 16, 2011, CLEP launched a new website. On the site, students and professionals can easily access information on a variety of topics specific to CLEP, such as new research on exam validity and student performance. Two exciting features include the improved Test Center and College Search pages, which include Google Maps.

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Access our new website to discover more: www.collegeboard.org/clep.

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Learning Counts: A New Online PLA Center Piloted by CAEL

CLEP has started the process of sending out the 2010–2011 Summary Reports to institutions that request them. The report includes your institution, state and national test taker data, exams administered and much more.

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If you have preordered your report, you should receive it soon. If you would like to order the summary report for your institution, log in to the CLEP Resource Center, click on Forms, then Order Your Summary Reports. If you require a username and password to access the CLEP Resource Center, please email clep@collegeboard.org.


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