Credit by Examination

CLEP

Students have the opportunity to earn college credit by taking a CLEP exam. LCCC awards the same amount of credit to a person who earns a satisfactory score on the exam as it grants a student who successfully completes the course. LCCC gives and accepts most CLEP exams. The test must have an equivalent LCCC course to receive credit here. Students can read the Credit by Examination brochure to learn more. It is not a requirement to be a LCCC student to take a CLEP test at LCCC.

Please note the prior to testing:

  • Students purchase the exam through the CLEP website. 
  • Students will print and bring their registration ticket.
  • Testing is scheduled on certain days and seating is limited. An appointment must be made in advance. Students can email examlabFREELARAMIE to get their test scheduled.
  • For non-military testers, a non-refundable administration fee of $25 for each exam is payable at time of testing.
  • All testing fees are paid by DANTES for eligible military personnel at the main campus.
  • Exam may be repeated in 90 days.

DSST

Students have the opportunity to earn college credit by taking a DSST exam. LCCC will accept a few DSST exams. The test must have an equivalent LCCC course to receive credit here. Students can read the Credit by Examination brochure to learn more. It is not a requirement to be a LCCC student to take a DSST test at LCCC. 

Please note that prior to testing:

  • Testing is scheduled on certain days and seating is limited. An appointment must be made in advance. Students can email examlabFREELARAMIE to get their test scheduled.
    • For non active duty military testers, a non-refundable administration fee of $25 for each exam is payable at time of testing.
    • A non-refundable fee of $85-$95 is charged for each DSST examination payable online during the registration process the day of testing. Payment is by credit card only.
    • All testing fees are paid by DANTES for eligible military personnel.
    • There is a wait period of 30 days before you can retake any DSST examination.