Create a Free CLT Account

Create a CLT account to register for and take the CLT.

Four Easy Steps for Taking the CLT

  1. 1
    Create Account

    Takes less than 2 minutes.

  2. 2
    Register for Upcoming Test

    View available dates and sign up for an upcoming test.

  3. 3
    Prepare for Test

    Gain experience with a practice test. Results posted immediately.

  4. 4
    Log In and Take Exam

    On test day, log in to begin your test.


Wondering how to register for an exam? Watch this short tutorial.

What Can I Do With a CLT Account?

Whether you are looking to take the CLT, CLT10, or CLT8, creating an account lets you sign up, practice, and take your in-person or remotely-proctored exam.

Reserve your spot for an upcoming test

Test online or take a free practice test

Track your practice test scores

Order a CLT Student Guide

Assess strengths & improvement areas with analytics

Share scores with colleges & universities

CLT: Raising the Standard for Standardized Exams

The Classic Learning Test (CLT) provides the most accurate and rigorous measure of academic formation, accomplishment, and potential. Widely accepted at colleges across the United States, CLT offers in-person examination and remote proctoring options.

Find the test that’s right for you:


College entrance exam for

11th and 12th graders


Preparatory exam for

9th and 10th graders


Diagnostic and summative assessment for

7th and 8th graders

“The distinctive faculty of man is his eager desire to investigate the truth.”



Frequently Asked Questions

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