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Testing Services

Testing Services

December 16-23: Student Affairs hours are Mon-Thurs 8AM-5PM and Friday 9AM-5PM. Offices are closed December 24-January 1 for winter break. Offices will reopen at 8AM on Thursday, January 2, 2020.

Attention: Below are our special winter hours.

  • December 16 - December 23: Monday - Thursday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • January 2 - Jan 17: Monday - Thursday, 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. and Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, January 11: 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Students now have multiple options for placement!  Bring your HS transcript or ACT/SAT/GED score report in to Testing Services OR upload it online at https://my.maricopa.edu/services/placement

  • HS GPA--2.6 or higher, at least 2 years of HS completed, no more than 10 years out of HS
  • ACT--scores of 18 or higher, scores valid for 5 years
  • GED--scores of 165 or higher, only valid for tests taken during/after 2014
  • SAT--scores of 480 or higher for Rdg&Wtg, 530 or higher for math; scores valid for 5 years

To prepare for the Placement Tests, see the "Related Resources" section (top right)! 

You can also attend our free Math Prep Camp!  RSVP by clicking HERE!

EMCC Testing Services provides testing for new and continuing students following the standards and guidelines established by the National College Testing Association. Placement testing is un-timed and is available on a walk-in basis during the regular hours of operation.  Students will need to bring their EMCC Student Number (not MEID) and a valid photo ID for all testing services.

Which kind of test is right for you?  If  you are:

If you are taking a class from another college or university and need to take a Proctored Test:

  • Have your college email the test & instructions to emcctesting@estrellamountain.edu or mail to EMCC Testing, 3000 N. Dysart Rd., Avondale AZ 85392
  • Call 623-935-8860 to set appointment

If you have a documented disability that requires testing accommodations:

If you need to take a make-up exam or an exam for an online/hybrid course at EMCC: