The Testing office will be closed for Spring Break from  Monday, March 9th to Sunday, March 15th. 



  • CLEP Exams

    The Northwest Vista College Assessment & Testing Office is a testing site for CLEP exams. If you are interested in taking a CLEP Exam, please review the available subjects listed on the CollegeBoard CLEP webpage.

    CLEP Fees 

    CLEP Administration

    • Show up at least 30 minutes ahead of scheduled time for CLEP Administration.
    • Must have printed receipt for NVC CLEP Proctoring Fee
    • Must have print out of CLEP Registration Ticket.
    • Allow for at most 2 hours (3 hours if taking College Composition CLEP).
  • Requirements to Award AP and CLEP Credit

    • Official Score Report from College Board must be sent to Northwest Vista College.
    • Successfully completed 6 credit hours at Northwest Vista College.
    • Students may not earn more than 45 total hours of non-traditional credit. 
    • Credit by exam may not be awarded for a course given a grade. Exceptions:
      • If withdrawn from course before census, Credit by exam may be awarded,
      • If withdrawn from course after census, must wait six months from last day of that term.
    • Students must submit a Credit by Exam Request to the Northwest Vista College Testing Office, specifying the courses they want to be awarded using their AP and/or CLEP scores.


    Click here to submit a Credit by Exam Request.