Welcome to Testing Services
Maricopa Community Colleges use Placement Testing (ACCUPLACER or CELSA) to assist students and advisors in determining initial course placement in English(WritePlacer), Reading and Mathematics courses. Placement testing is free.*
The General Education Development (GED) test is for individuals who do not have a high school diploma and are seeking to earn a high school equivalency diploma. The fee for GED retake tests is $15 per test*. NO New Candidates will be accepted after May 1st, 2013. EMCC will no longer be offering the GED exam after May 29, 2013.
The HESI A2 exam is required for students applying to the Maricopa Community Colleges District Nursing Programs (AAS degree at any Maricopa Community College, and the Practical Nurse program at the Southwest Skill Center). The fee is $37.00*. Anytime between 8:00am-1:00pm Monday, Tuesday and Thursday.
Students attending other colleges or universities may request to have a test proctored here with proper protocol and scheduling. The cost for proctored exams is $20.00* per test.
*fees subject to changeValid photo ID is required at the time of testing
Important Notice for GED Testing
GED testing will no longer be offered at this site after May 29, 2013. No NEW GED candidates will be accepted after May 1, 2013.The Southwest Skill Center will begin offering the computer based GED exam in Summer, 2013. Please contact the SWSC for further information regarding testing after May 29, 2013.