:: CBE/EA and Courses

Testing Costs

Institutional Purchase

UT offers its exams to institutions at a reduced price.

To place institutional orders, complete the institutional order form. Schools, districts, and Regional Service Centers that are State of Texas agencies can pay with purchase orders.

Grades 1-8 Costs Per Subject Area Exam
Option 1: Institutional orders of 21 or more exams $25
Option 2: Institutional orders of 20 or fewer exams $35
Grades 9-12 Costs Per 1/2 Credit Exam Full Year Credit Exam
Option 1: Institutional orders of 21 or more exams $25 $50
Option 2: Institutional orders of 20 or fewer exams $35 $70

For information regarding these fees see Miscellaneous Fees:

  • CBE/EA 60 day extension
  • CBE/EA Re-exam
  • Resend/Reprocessing Exam Fee

Note: Refunds are not available for institutional or individual purchases.

To order, download and complete the CBE/EA institutional application form.

Individual Purchase

UT Austin offers its exams and grading services on a single-order basis. Using this option, individual students can gain credit through Credit by Examination, or through Exam for Acceleration any time they are ready, regardless of the school’s testing date. This option is particularly useful for assessing those students who transfer into a new district.

To enroll, download and complete the CBE/EA individual application form.

Individual Exam Purchase Option
Costs Per Subject Area Exam $45
Costs Per 1/2 Credit Exam $50
Costs Per Full Year Credit Exam $100

For information regarding these fees see Miscellaneous Fees:

  • CBE/EA 60 day extension
  • CBE/EA Re-exam
  • Resend/Reprocessing Exam Fee

Note: Refunds are not available for institutional or individual purchases.

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