Assessment & Testing Center
The District Assessment Center (DAC) is a high-stakes testing facility authorized to deliver internet-based and paper/pencil national, state, and professional certifications, licensure, admissions and credentialing exams to our College programs, students, community professionals and employers. The Director and Assessment Coordinator are both members of the National College Testing Associations. The staff is experienced and highly service-oriented. The DAC has 24 states-of–the-art computer workstations and a high-tech audio and video monitoring system. The assessment center has personal storage lockers, a comfortable waiting area which can seat up to twenty candidates and 2 adjacent private interview rooms. The DAC is equipped with a thirty seat capacity classroom for paper/pencil testing.
* CATS, Computer Assisted Testing Services, Inc. is the market leader in high-stakes examinations for the Federal Aviation Administration. The District Assessment Center offers CATS testing on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and the 3rd Saturday of the Month. CATS, Computer Assisted Testing Services, Inc. is the market leader in high-stakes examinations for the Federal Aviation Administration. The District Assessment Center offers CATS testing on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and the 3rd Saturday of the Month.
To schedule your appointment visit the website at: CATS- http://www.catstest.com/ or 1-800-947-4228
*Comira is a full service testing company for licensure, certification, assessment and educational testing programs. Testing is offered 3 days a week. To schedule an appointment
*Certiport is dedicated to helping people excel and succeed through certification. The District Assessment Center is an authorized Certiport center aimed at enhancing individual productivity, marketability, and value. We are certified to deliver the official Microsoft® Office certification program, the Microsoft® Technology Associate certification program, the Adobe® Certified Associate certification program, the HP Accredited Technical Associate, the CompTIA Strata™ IT Fundamentals, the Autodesk® Certified User certification program, the Intuit® QuickBooks Certified User certification program and the Internet and Computing Core Certification (IC³®). www.measureup.com
Call 601-857-3650 for hours
*Castle: The District Assessment Center has partnered with Castle Worldwide. Castle Worldwide offers certifications that are considered high stakes examinations because they are used for potential employment and advancement. They safeguard the public by requiring the candidate to pass standards to enter into a profession that may impact the public such as engineering, nursing, etc. Certification Exams are listed at www.castleworldwide.com Site ID 287832
*PAN: This on-line assessment is designed to screen candidates for the FBI, US Customs and Border Protection, JC Penney’s, Transportation Security Administration (TAS), United States Postal Service, Verizon and others. www.panpowered.com or 1-877-449-8378
*Kryterion: is a full-service test development and delivery company that provides world-class on-line testing technology integrating item banking, test delivery and real time reports. Candidates registration is through the governing body website or at www.kryteriononline.com or call 1-800-403-6199.
*Iso-Quality Testing, Inc. (IQT): the mission of Iso-Quality Testing, Inc. (IQT) is to provide secure, user-friendly, high quality, reasonably-priced computerized examination delivery services to credentialing bodies, and the candidates which they examine. http://www.isoqualitytesting.com/about.aspx
*ATI: has a real understanding for what it takes to become a nurse. ATI Educator Services provides unique opportunities and tools to help nurses excel and expand their knowledge in the role as a nurse educator. ATI, Inc. provides the Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS). The TEAS is offered every Monday on the Raymond campus in the District Adult Education Center @ 9:00 a.m. except Holidays observed by the College. Candidates can register by login on to the provided link. Please be prepared to pay the $60.00 registration fee with a debit or credit card.
* Crane Institute Certification: is an independent certifying organization providing accredited certification for the crane industry. The DAc offers on-line or paper/pencil testing for CIC candidates. On-line testing allows for 24 hour feedback and remedial training.
The DAC is available to proctor professional exams and proctor tests for students enrolled in other colleges and universities. When a candidate requests services and schedules an appointment for proctoring that individual must complete the Proctor Request Form. Once the form is received the candidate will be contacted to verify and process information. The process will not be considered complete until the $30.00 fee is paid by debit/credit card, money order or cashiers’ check.
The assessment center is open every 3rd Saturday for convenience to the community. For more information contact Director of Assessment Marnee’ Tompkins @ 601-857-3852 or Assessment Coordinator Tanya Cole@ 601-857-3650.