The Yuba College National Testing Center at Beale AFB administers CLEP and DSST exams primarily for active duty and reserve military personnel stationed at Beale AFB.

CLEP/DSST testing available  Monday-Thursday 0900 – 1500 no appointment needed.

Testing take place on the hour.  Please arrive 15 minutes before the hour you plan to test.  If you arrive after the hour, you must wait until the next hour to test.  Your CLEP/DSST registration must be complete before you test, so please give yourself plenty of time to complete the registration process.

Call 530-788-0973 if you have any questions.


CLEP Exam Registration Ticket is required.                     

CLEP/DSST Pass Rates


For Active Duty Military Personnel, Free Practice Exams for CLEP and DSST
are available at:


**   A picture ID is required


**  Military members must show military ID.



Placement Testing is available at the Yuba College Beale Outreach Center. Please call 530-788-0973 to setup an appointment.

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Further Information:

All student who plan to enroll in Mathematics or English courses or courses with a heavy reading content, math content, or
those who intend to graduate or transfer units to another institution, as well as concurrently enrolled high school students, are
advised to complete the Yuba College Placement Examination prior to enrolling into classes.

The Examination assesses a student’s reading, English, and mathematics skills.

This assessment generates a profile of the student’s skills, which, along with other factors (such as the student’s past experience,
grades, difficulty of current schedule, etc.,) a counselor can use to advise the student on the best courses to meet her/his individual
educational goals. Assessment is a component of Matriculation.

Students and prospective student may take the Placement Examination three times in a two-year
, twice in any semester and onetime in any 30-day period.

Testing Policy:

Proctoring Services

  • Exam proctoring services for Yuba College online courses are available– call to schedule a proctored exam appointment at least 7 days in advance.
  • Exam proctoring services are available for courses taken at other colleges or universities (not Yuba College classes). Students needing proctoring services must have access to Beale AFB.
    A proctoring fee of $40.00 is charged for the first two hours of a test, $20 for every hour thereafter. This fee is payable to Yuba College by the student on the day of the exam.  Call to schedule a proctored exam appointment at least 7 days in advance.