Testing Services

 

Welcome to Testing Services at Northshore Technical Community College

 

What we do

Testing Services offers opportunities for current and prospective students, area residents, distance learners and professionals to complete standardized exams and proctored tests in an environment conducive to testing designed to be secure, professional, and distraction free.

 

E-mail us at testingservices@northshorecollege.edu for more information about scheduling exams and proctoring sessions.

 

Location

Our dedicated testing center is conveniently located in Mandeville at the St. Tammany Center/ Koop Drive location.  We may also provide testing at our campuses throughout the Northshore area.

Our address:                                                                           Telephone:
21454 Koop Drive                                                                    (985) 732-6640 ext 177 
Mandeville, LA 70471

 

What You Need to Know Before Scheduling a Test

 

What exams are offered at your Testing Center?

Testing Services currently offers the following exams:

HiSET
Praxis
TOEFL
CLEP
Louisiana State Licensing Board for Contractors Exams

 

Visit the hyperlinks below to register and learn more about the tests we offer.

https://hiset.ets.org
https://praxis.ets.org
https://www.ets.org/toefl
https://clep.collegeboard.org
https://www.registerblast.com/lslbcnorthshore/exam/list

Please continue to visit our website as we update our test offerings.

 

How can I register for a test?

In order to register for an exam, you may visit the website of the specific exam. In some cases you are able to schedule and pay for the exam through the test product’s website. In other cases you may need to also contact testingservices@northshorecollege.edu to schedule and pay for test and /or the administrative fee.

 

How much will it cost?

The costs of exams will vary based on the exam being given. Please refer to the testing vendor to inquire about the cost of various exams. The administration fee for proctored tests is $30.

 

What should I bring on Test Day?

A valid government issued ID is required. Generally speaking cell phones are not permitted in the Testing Center. Depending upon the particular exam given, calculators may or may not be permitted. The exact items needed for test day is outlined by the specific test that is being administered. All testers are advised to dress in layers for personal comfort. 

 

Are Refunds Available?

Testing Candidates must inquire with the testing vendor to inquire about refunds and or rescheduling exams  with the exception of proctoring.

 

For proctoring only, testing Center fees are non-refundable. Tests can be rescheduled a minimum of 24 hours in advance by contacting testingservices@northshorecollege.edu. Our proctoring policy is provided for potential examinees review before proctoring services are conducted. 

 

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