Credit by Exam

  • Credit by Exam (CBE) for Acceleration provides an opportunity to earn grade level or course credit in which no prior formal instruction was completed. The application for CBE can be found below.  Please see the Frequently Asked Questions below prior to completing the application.

  • Credit by Exam Application

Dates & Deadlines

  • Registration Deadline: October 2, 2023

      Fall Testing Dates: November 6 - 13, 2023

    Registration Deadline: January 29, 2024

      Winter Testing Dates: February 26 - March 4, 2024

    Registration Deadline: May 6, 2024

      Spring Testing Dates: June 3 - June 10, 2024

    Registration Deadline: June 24, 2024

      Summer Testing Dates: July 29 - August 5, 2024

Contact Us

  • Contact your school counselor or campus principal.



  • What is Credit By Exam (CBE) for Acceleration - No Prior Instruction?

  • What are the eligibility requirements for a student to register for CBE?

  • How can my child study or prepare for the CBE exams?

  • How many tests will my student take?

  • Where do the tests come from?

  • What is on the test?

  • We will be out of town on the testing dates listed can my child take the test on a different day?

  • What score does my student need to earn in order to accelerate?

  • If my child meets the passing score of 80% or above, can I choose whether or not to have my student enroll in the next grade level or course?

  • What grade will my child test out of if he/she is taking the assessment during the Fall administration?

  • What grade will my child test out of if he/she is taking the exam during the Spring, Summer 1 or Summer 2 administrations?

  • Is there a cost for taking credit by examination tests?

  • How is this different than CBE for credit recovery?

  • Are all testing windows available for both elementary and secondary students?

  • Can my student’s CBE score be used for Gifted/Talented identification?

Last Modified on March 8, 2024