Blue Ridge Community and Technical College

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Testing Services

We offer testing in a quiet, comfortable atmosphere. For more information on our programs and services, contact Cheyanne Lewis, Testing Coordinator, 304-260-4380 Ext. 2114 or clewis@blueridgectc.edu.

Placement Testing/Assessment

Placement Testing Assessment is offered regularly year-round for new and current students to determine readiness for college level Reading, English, and Mathematics courses. Placement Testing is for all BRCTC Students who do not have ACT or SAT scores, have never taken a college level English or Math course, or who have ACT SAT scores and did not place into College level English, Math or Reading courses. Placement testing/assessment is not pass or fail – scores determine whether Students will start in College level English and Math courses or whether they need Foundation/Developmental English, Math and Reading courses first. Testing Services provides preparation and study materials for students, advises students of placement scores, and offers options for re-testing.

Placement Test General Info 

Placement Scoring Chart

Skills 101

The SKILLS 101 Program provides skills enhancement in a condensed format for placement into credited English and mathematics. This week-long boot camp refreshes students’ mathematics and English skills. At the program’s end, students are given placement tests to determine the need for developmental or college-level courses. This program is offered at no cost to participating students.

Pearson Vue Certification Testing

Pearson Vue Certification Testing is offered regularly year-round to current students and to the community at large. Students in our technical programs such as CompTIA, Cisco, and EMS take certification tests that will benefit them after graduation. We currently offer over 70 different Pearson Vue Certification Exams.

Pearson Vue Test Information

Discounted CompTIA Vouchers: Order Form

 

Certiport Certification Testing

Certiport Certification Testing is offered regularly year-round to our Students enrolled in technical programs such as Computer Applications, Office Technology, Accounting and Business who wish to obtain certification that will benefit them in their future career. Students in Practicum courses should consult with the Business & Technology Division on obtaining vouchers for Certiport Testing. We currently offer Internet and Computer Core Certification (IC3), Microsoft Certified Application Specialist (MCAS), Adobe Certified Associate and Intuit Quick Books.

TEAS-V Nursing Testing

The TEAS-V Nursing Testing is offered every semester for Students to gain entry into the Nursing Program. Students who are interested in being admitted to the Nursing Program should consult with the Nursing Department prior to taking the TEAS exam. There is a fee paid by the Student to take the TEAS exam which must be paid prior to scheduling the TEAS test.

Make-up Testing for Faculty

Make-up Testing for Faculty is offered for students who may miss an exam due to extenuating circumstances. Faculty determines the need to offer make-up testing, and Testing Services coordinates with both the faculty and students to provide an optimal testing time and environment.

Faculty Make-Up Proctor Form 

Faculty Guidelines 

CLEP Testing

Credit may be awarded for successful completion of many of the CLEP Subject Examinations. Information about CLEP exams can be found at www.collegeboard.com/clep. The Official CLEP scores transcript must be submitted to Blue Ridge CTC upon enrollment or completion of the CLEP exam. Once the Transcript is received, the Office of the Registrar will post the credits as transfer credit with no grade.

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