Eastern Michigan University

University Advising and Career Development Center

Placement Testing

The following presents a number of ways for students to either 'test out' of particular levels of courses and/or to earn college credit in an alternative format.  We encourage students to take full advantage of these resources to ensure their education at Eastern Michigan University is as catered to their level of ability as possible.

1.  CLEP (College Level Examination Program) Testing. CLEP helps you receive college credit for what you already know, for a fraction of the cost of a college course. Developed by the College Board, Pass any of the 33 CLEP exams and achieve your college and career goals. Eastern Michigan University is a national testing site for CLEP with exam dates throughout the year. 

November 2013-June 2014 Exam Dates                Check-in times                  
Friday, November 22 9am or 1:30pm
Tuesday, December 10 9am or 1:30pm
Friday, January 24 9am or 1:30pm
Friday, February 14 9am or 1:30pm
Monday, March 10 9am or 1:30pm
Wednesday, April 16 9am or 1:30pm
Wednesday, May 21 9am or 1:30pm
Monday, June 16 9am or 1:30pm

For registration information: registration form

Clep website

For additional information, contact epunches@emich.edu

2.  Students wishing to take the Math Placement Test may do so by contacting the Math Student Service Center at 734.487.4474.

3.  Students wishing to take the World Language Placement Test may do so by contacting the World Languages Department  at 734.487.0338.