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Hours of Operation
Monday: 9:00am – 5:00pm
Tuesday – Thursday: 9:00am – 9:00pm
Friday: 9:00am – 5:00pm
Saturdays: 8:00am – 5:00pm

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Schedule an Exam

Use the button below to schedule any of the following exams:
CLEP, DSST, ParaPro, or distance exam.

Scheduling information for additional exams may be found under Test Sponsors below.

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Test Sponsors

College Level Examination Program (CLEP)

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Get college credit for passing any of 33 exam topics offered by the College-Level Examination Program (CLEP), accepted at more than 2,900 colleges and universities.

Please check with your college or university before registering for an exam to ensure they will grant credit for the exam you want to take. Purchase your exam voucher on the College Board site and bring your voucher with you on the day of your test. See additional instructions on how to register for your CLEP exam.

Schedule CLEP Exam

Distance Education

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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. Contact your institution to designate the Roanoke Higher Education Center as your proctoring site and then register for your exam.

Are you an Old Dominion University student? ODU students have their distance education exams proctored for FREE at the Roanoke Higher Education Center!

Exam materials/instructions may be sent to us by email, fax (540-767-6012), or mail at:

Attn: Deborah Snellings-Pate
Roanoke Higher Education Center
108 N. Jefferson St. Ste 413
Roanoke, VA 24016

Schedule Distance Exam


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The DSST program (formerly DANTES Subject Standardized Tests) helps you receive college credits for what you’ve learned outside of the classroom through 38 exams in college subject areas. Over 2,000 colleges and universities recognize the DSST program and award college credit for passing scores. View a video detailing the benefits of DSST.

Check with your school to be sure they’ll grant credit for the exam you want to take before registering on the DSST site or scheduling your exam at RHEC.

Schedule DSST Exam

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The computer-based GED (General Educational Development) exam is offered at our testing center through Pearson Vue. To schedule your exam, visit

Free GED classes are offered at the center in partnership with Region 5 Adult Education.

Testing fee reimbursement is available to individuals who self-pay for their GED exam and live or work in the city of Roanoke.

Schedule GED Exam


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Kryterion is a full-service test development and delivery company that provides computerized test delivery for several credentialing bodies.

Meazure Learning

Formerly known as Scantron, Meazure Learning provides testing services to certification and licensure organizations, government agencies, corporations, educational institutions, and trade and professional associations. Test takers may call 855-772-8678 for customer support.

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National Testing Network

National Testing Network contracts with public safety departments across the country to provide professional test administration services.

Performance Assessment Network

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Performance Assessment Network (PAN) is the leading web-based system for the distribution, administration, and analysis of professional assessments, tests, and surveys. Test takers may call 855-746-8173 for customer support. If you are a TSA test taker, please call 877-872-7990 for customer support. If you are a Border Patrol/CBP test taker, please call 855-500-3722 for customer support.

ParaPro Assessment

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The ParaPro Assessment measures the reading, writing, and basic math competencies of practicing and prospective paraprofessionals. Learn more about what content to expect on the exam.

Schedule ParaPro Exam

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Pearson Vue

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Pearson VUE delivers certification and licensure tests, including the Virginia Communication and Literacy Assessment (VCLA), and the GED. To register for an exam, visit Pearson’s website.

Registration for the computer-based VCLA exam is available by selecting “Register Now” on the VCLA website.

Taking a CompTIA exam or Pharmacy Tech Certification Examination (PTCE)? Testing fee reimbursement is available to individuals who self-pay for their exam and live or work in the city of Roanoke.


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The computer-based Praxis Series exams are delivered via ETS at our Testing Center. For more information and to register and schedule your exam, visit the ETS website.

Testing fee reimbursement is available to individuals who self-pay for their Praxis exam (including SLLA) and live or work in the city of Roanoke.


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Prov develops and delivers online and paper/pencil exams for occupational assessment. For more information, visit Prov’s website or call 866-720-7768 for customer support.

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The RHEC proctors some PSI assessments, including USPS assessments. To schedule your USPS exam, visit the ePostal Assessment System. If you need to schedule any other type of PSI exam, visit PSI Online. Test takers may call 855-746-8173 for customer support.