Standardized Testing at the
The Roanoke Higher Education Center serves as an official test center for several standardized tests. For more specific information, contact Carla James, Director of Academic & Student Services at 540-767-6010 or send an e-mail to email@example.com.
College Level Examination Program (CLEP)
The College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) helps you receive college credit for what you already know, for a fraction of the cost of a college course. Developed by College Board, CLEP is the most widely accepted credit-by-examination program, available at more than 2,900 colleges and universities. Pass any of the 33 CLEP exams and achieve your college and career goals. Visit CLEP's website for more information about the program and exams.
Castle Worldwide provides testing services to certification and licensure organizations, government agencies, corporations, educational institutions, and trade and professional associations. For more information please visit Castle's website.
Comira is a full service testing company for licensure, certification, assessment and educational testing programs. For more information please visit Comira's webiste. For registration and test scheduling call 1-800-947-4228.
Distance Education Exam Proctoring
If you attend an out-of-state college or university, a college that does not provide testing services, or you participate in a distance learning program, we are available to proctor your exam. To designate the Roanoke Higher Education Center as your proctoring site, please contact your home institution.
The nationally recognized DSST program helps you receive college credits for learning acquired outside of the traditional classroom through a suite of 38 exams in college subject areas. Over 2,000 colleges and universities recognize the DSST program and award college credit for passing scores. For more information about the program and its exams please visit DSST's website.
ISO Quality-Testing, Inc.
ISO-Quality Testing provides computerized examination delivery services to several credentialing bodies. For more information please visit their website. For registration information call 866-773-1114 or click here.
Kryterion is a full-service test development and delivery company that provides computerized test delivery for several credentialing bodies. Please visit Kryterion's website for more information.
Miller Analogies Test (MAT)
The Miller Analogies Test is a standardized test used primarily for graduate school admissions. For more information about the exam please click here.
ParaPro Assessment (Computer-Based)
The ParaPro Assessment measures the reading, writing and basic math competencies of practicing and prospective paraprofessionals. For more information about the assessment, please visit ETS.
Pearson VUE delivers a multitude of certification and licensure tests, including the Virginia Communication and Literacy Assessment (VCLA), and the GED. To register for an exam, visit Pearson's website.
The Praxis Series/School Leadership Series
The Praxis Series tests are taken by individuals entering the teaching profession as part of the certification process required by many states and professional licensing organizations. For more information about the Praxis tests, please click here.
For registration information call 800-772-9476 or go online to ETS.
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