Maine College of Health Professions
70 Middle Street, Lewiston, Maine 04240
phone: (207) 795-2840 email:

Challenge Exams

Applicants who wish to receive academic credit for knowledge and skills acquired prior to attending the College have the opportunity to do so through the College Level Examination Program (CLEP) challenge examinations. All transfer credits including challenge exams must be completed and submitted prior to matriculation. (See Transfer Credit Policy)

The CLEP examinations for courses that are required by this College’s curriculum may be taken at an authorized testing center of the student's choice.


  • College Composition
  • Introductory Psychology
  • English Literature
  • Analyzing and Interpreting Literature
  • Human Growth and Development
  • Elective

The scores achieved on the above challenge examinations must meet the score required by the College. Passing scores may be obtained from the Registrar's Office.

Students who wish to challenge general education credits should contact the Registrar's Office.