CLE RESULTS

Find here the results of the Criminology Licensure Exam (CLE) including the list of passers, list of topnotchers and performance of schools.

CLE RESULTS 2024 – The February 2024 Criminology Licensure Exam results, including the complete list of passers, top 10 examinees, and performance of schools, are released by the PRC Board of Criminology in twenty-two (22) working days after the last day of exams.

PRC announced that 15,684 out of 32,495 (48.27%) successfully passed the February 2024 CLE. “The results of examination with respect to three (3) examinees were withheld pending final determination of their liabilities under the rules and regulations governing licensure examinations.”

The Criminologist Board exam took place on February 2-4, 2024, across testing centers in NCR, Baguio, Butuan, Cagayan de Oro, Calapan (Oriental Mindoro), Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Koronadal, Legazpi, Lucena, Pagadian, Palawan, San Fernando (Pampanga), Tacloban, Tuguegarao, Zamboanga, Bacolod, Bohol, Calbayog, Cauayan (Isabela), Dumaguete, Ilocos Norte, Ilocos Sur, Kidapawan, Occidental Mindoro, Rosales and Bayambang (Pangasinan). The Board of Criminology is led by its Chairman, Hon. Ramil G. Gabao, and its members, Hon. Lani T. Palmones, and Hon. Warren M. Corpuz.

CLE February 2024 Results Summary

Roll of Successful Examinees in the
CRIMINOLOGIST LICENSURE EXAMINATION
Held on February 2-4, 2024
Released on March 6, 2024

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Release of Results

The February 2024 Criminologist Licensure Exam (CLE) results are scheduled for release on March 6, 2024, according to PRC Resolution No. 1728 series of 2023.

However, the release of Criminology Board Exam results may vary, occurring earlier or later than the estimated date. During the August 2023 CLE, results were released after fourteen (14) working days. We advise bookmarking this page and staying connected with us on our social media channels for the latest and most accurate result announcements.

Schedule of Registration

The schedule for online appointments to obtain the new Criminologists’ Professional ID and Certificate of Registration will be held on these date(s):

Date(s) of Registration: Starting April 15, 2024

PRC advises online registration through the official website at https://online.prc.gov.ph/. Follow these steps for online registration and ensure you have the following requirements ready:

  1. Notice of Admission (NOA) – for identification purposes only
  2. Completed Oath Form (Panunumpa ng Propesyonal)
  3. Two (2) passport-sized ID photos on a white background, each with a complete name tag
  4. Two (2) sets of documentary stamps
  5. One (1) short brown envelope

PRC emphasizes that successful examinees must complete their registration in person and sign the Roster of Registered Professionals.

Verification of Rating

The online access to verify Criminology licensure exam ratings and test results will be available within a few days of the results being posted.

All exam takers can check their passing rate on the official PRC website using the Verification Page.

To initiate the verification process, passing candidates must provide the exam name, examination date, application number, first name, last name, and birthdate.

Oath-Taking

All passers interested in attending the face-to-face mass oath-taking shall register no later than 12:00 PM of the day before the date of oath-taking. Register at http://online.prc.gov.ph to confirm attendance.

Those who cannot attend the mass oath-taking may opt to attend the virtual oath-taking or request a special oath-taking. The schedule will be posted on the official website once confirmed.

You may schedule an online appointment at http://online.prc.gov.ph and select “e-OATH” as the transaction. The online registration will close five (5) calendar days before the online oathtaking day. Inductees must print the “OATH OF PROFESSIONAL” form downloadable from the PRC official website under PRC Online Services.

After the oath-taking, the inductees shall proceed with the Initial Registration by securing the online appointment at http://online.prc.gov.ph.

Coverage of Exams

The February 2024 licensure exam for Criminologists covered the following topics:

  • Criminal Jurisprudence, Procedure, And Evidence (criminal law book I, criminal law book II; criminal procedure, evidence, and court testimony)
  • Law Enforcement Administration (police organization and administration with police planning, industrial security administration, police patrol operations with police communication system, police intelligence, police personnel, and records management, comparative police system) 
  • Criminalistics (personal identification, police photography, forensic ballistics, questioned documents examination, polygraph – lie detection, legal medicine)
  • Crime Detection And Investigation (fundamentals of criminal investigation, traffic management, accident investigation, special crime investigation, organized crime investigation, drug education, and vice control, fire technology, and arson investigation)
  • Sociology of Crimes and Ethics (introduction to criminology and psychology of crimes, Philippine criminal justice system, ethics and values, juvenile delinquency, human behavior, and crisis management, and criminological research and statistics)
  • Correctional  Administration (institutional corrections, non-institutional corrections)

Previous Exams

The Criminology Board exam is among the programs with a huge number of examinees conducted by the PRC. Here is the summary of results for CLE in previous years:

Month of ExamNo. of ExamineesNo. of PassersPassing Rate (%)
August 202317,5765,74332.68%
April 202313,0004,13931.84%
December 202233,48911,09833.14%
June 202241,91312,69830.30%
December 202133,98311,61034.16%
November 201943,51219,19144.11%
June 201920,7977,99838.46%
December 201841,34114,32434.65%
June 201821,8947,30733.37%
December 201736,51613,02535.67%
June 201720,8195,20224.99%

Updates

For inquiries, you may reach the PRC Licensure Exam Division through the following email contacts:

For the latest and trustworthy updates and announcements regarding the criminologist board exams in 2024, we encourage our readers to visit the commission’s official website.

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