College Level Examination Program
Credit Through the College Level Examination Program (CLEP)
California State University San Marcos awards graduation credit to students who have received a passing score on a CLEP examination as described below.
Please review the CLEP Examinations Table indicating how much credit can be earned through CLEP examinations taken August 2020 or later. Note, however, that the total credit earned through CLEP examinations and all other external examinations (excluding Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate) that may be applied to a baccalaureate shall not exceed 30 units.