The Testing Center offers both the CLEP and DANTES exams for CSN students and non-CSN students. These tests are designed to help students earn credits based on accumulated knowledge on the subject.

*Exam Pricing may change at the discression of the Sponsor without our knowledge.

CLEP:

The CLEP is a computerized exam by collegeboard.com. The exams take approximately 90 minutes and we require a scheduled appointment for the exams at least 24 Hours in advance.

To schedule an exam you need a CLEP exam voucher. Once you have the voucher, go to a Testing Center to pay a nonrefundable administration fee of $40.00 per test. This fee is for a set date and time. If you reschedule you must repay the $40.00 fee. You will need to schedule in person with a photo ID, please see the CLEP website for acceptable IDs.

The CLEP exam voucher can be obtained http://www.collegeboard.com/clep. The $80.00 ($85.00 after 7/1/2017) fee for the voucher is only for the test and the $40.00 CSN fee is not included. Vouchers are good for 6 months.

Seating is limited. Contact the campus Testing Center you wish to test at for available test times.

  • Charleston: 702-651-5733 x2
  • Cheyenne: 702-651-4050 x2
  • Henderson: 702-651-3128 x2

Not all CLEP exams are transferrable to the CSN or other institutions, we recommend talking to an advisor before taking a particular exam in order to ensure it will be applied to your academic program. For a list of CLEPs and what they count toward, consult the CSN Catalog & Student Handbook.

For more information on CLEP exams, go to http://www.collegeboard.com/clep

DANTES:

The DANTES is an online Prometric exam. The exams vary in length depending on the subject.

To schedule an exam you must come to the Testing Center and pay a nonrefundable $40.00 fee. This fee is for a set date and time. If you reschedule you must repay the $40.00 fee. When you come in to take the exam you will pay an additional $80.00 to DANTES/DSST directly. You will need to schedule in person with a photo ID at least 24 hours in advance.

Seating is limited. Contact the campus Testing Center you wish to test at for available test times.

  • Charleston: 702-651-5733 x2
  • Cheyenne: 702-651-4050 x2
  • Henderson: 702-651-3128 x2

**CSN does not accept DANTES exams for credit. Not all DANTES exams are transferrable to other Institutions, we recommend talking to an advisor before taking a particular exam in order to ensure it will be applied to your degree program.

For more information on DANTES exams, go to http://www.getcollegecredit.com