Middle Georgia College
1100 Second St. SE
Grace Hall Testing Center
Cochran, GA 31014
Phone: (478) 934-3093
General Office: 8:00am - 6:00pm, Monday - Thursday
Friday 8:00am - 12:00pm
Middle Georgia College serves as a national test center for CLEP. All CLEP exams (with the exception of essays portions) are administered on the computer. Since policies regarding CLEP credits differ at various institutions, candidates should verify which tests are accepted by their institution.
CLEP exams offered through MGC are listed below. If you are a MGC student, check further below under MGC CLEP Policy for "Approved CLEP Exams" to determine which exams are approved for related courses (not all CLEP exams offered are approved for earning credit at MGC).
CLEP Exams Offered
Business Law, Introductory
Information Systems and Computer Applications
Management, Principles of
Marketing, Principles of
Composition and Literature
Analyzing and Interpreting Literature
History and Social Sciences
Educational Psychology, Introductory
History of the United States I
History of the United States II
Human Growth and Development
Macroeconomics, Principles of
Microeconomics, Principles of
Social Sciences and History
World Civilization I
World Civilization II
Science and Mathematics
MGC CLEP Policy
MGC awards credit for selected CLEP exams (see MGC Approved CLEP Exams below). For credit to be granted, a minimum score of 50 must be achieved. Please note: CLEP grades will not affect a student's GPA.
MGC Approved CLEP Exams
|CLEP Exam||MGC Course|
|American Literature||English 2131|
|Freshman College Composition with/without Essay||English 1101|
|French Language, Elementary||French 1001 & 1002|
|German Language, Elementary||German 1001 & 1002|
|Spanish Language, Elementary||Spanish 1001 & 1002|
|American Government||Political Science 1101|
|History of the United States I: Early Colonizations to 1877||History 2111|
|History of the United States II: Early Colonizations to the Present||History 2112|
|Macroeconomics, Principles of||Economics 2105|
|Microeconomics, Principles of||Economics 2106|
|Sociology, Introductory||Sociology 1101|
|Algebra, College||Mathematics 1111|
|Biology, General||Biology 1107|
|Chemistry, General||Chemistry 1099|
|World Civilization I: Ancient Near East to 1648||World 1011|
|World Civilization II: 1648 to the present||World 1012|
|Financial Accounting||ACCT 2101|
|Information Systems and Computer Applications||BUSA 2201|
|Principles of Marketing||BUSA 3109|
|Principles of Management||BUSA 3108|
|Human Growth and Development||PSYC 2103|
*If you are unsure if you are able to CLEP a class, you or your advisor should contact the Testing Office.
For CLEP test dates, contact the testing center.
The CLEP fee as of July 1, 2012 has increased to $80 and the MGC proctoring fee is $25 for a total fee of $105.
All exams will take place in the Testing Center on the MGC campus.
On the day of the test candidates are to bring:
- one (1) form of photo-bearing identification, and
- payment for testing fees.
Preparing for the CLEP Test
Detailed information about preparing for the exam are available on the CLEP Exam Practice Test web site at
Independent Study Exam
These exams are administered to students participating in correspondence courses through the University System of Georgia or from other educational agencies. This test is given on an arranged basis. Students must contact the testing office at Middle Georgia College before confirming a test date. The test results will be forwarded to the candidate by the educational agency for which the program was administered.
*Cost is $25.00
*for additional information please contact the testing office at Middle Georgia College (478) 934-3093.
Prior to taking the COMPASS test you must have pre approval from the Coordinator of Testing before COMPASS scores will be sent to another institution.
Cost is $25.00.
Detailed information about preparing for the Compass test is available on the ACT Compass website at http://www.act.org/compass/ . Then select "For Student" on the right hand side of the webpage and then select "Sample Test Questions" on the left hand side of the webpage.