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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.


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

World Languages

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

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. You can take a CLEP test at EMU or anywhere CLEP is offered across the country!

For Available EMU CLEP credit please view the EMU Undergraduate Catalog, here.

2018 EMU CLEP Testing Dates (All check in times are 10 a.m. or 1 p.m.)

August 17, 2018

September 21, 2018

October 19, 2018

***Any CLEP test scheduled after October 19 2018 will be administered by EMU's Testing and Certification Center (please contact them with date/time/additional info.)*** 

  1. First register at the CLEP College board site.
  2. Choose your test location and contact that location to secure a test date/time.
  3. Have your test scores sent to EMU to have scores evaluated for credit. 

EMU CLEP registration form (only applicable through October 19 2018.) Send completed registration form to

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