Due to the high volume at our testing centers, we are requesting all students make appointments for testing at least one week before your desired test date.
Students are required to arrive at the testing center with enough time to complete test(s) within regular operational hours.
Walk-ins will be accommodated based on time and space availability.
Walk-ins should anticipate longer waits during peak testing periods.
The testing center observes College Policy 508 – Minor Children on Campus:
“No employee, student or visitor to the College shall leave a child under the age of 16 unattended on campus, nor may such person leave a child with a College employee or student, unless the child is enrolled in and attending an authorized program of the College. Please refer to the academic calendar for dates on which the testing centers will be closed.”
General Information for all Proctored Testing:
Make an appointment by calling; Central Arizona College Academic Testing
Fees vary by test, please contact Academic Testing Center for further details.
Call at least one week in advance to ensure date and time preference.
Click on “Testing Center” to view hours and contact information for specific campus or site (green tab to the right labeled ‘Learn More’).
Additional Testing Offerings:
We offer a variety of testing through Pearson Vue, including; Technology Certification, GED, and Teacher Certification, just to name a few.
Students should register, schedule, and pay for testing through these websites:
Students must have official government issued photo identification in order to test.
The HESI exam is conducted by nursing schools as a function of a university or college nursing program. You may also hear it called the HESI A2, the HESI Admission Assessment Exam, or the Evolve Reach A2.
The HESI A2 is a computer-based test consisting of several modules: Math Skills, Reading Comprehension, Vocabulary & General Knowledge, Grammar, Anatomy & Physiology.
Please contact the Central Arizona College Nursing Program for more details as to which module applies to your certificate/degree.
The College Level Examination Program (CLEP) is a group of standardized tests created and administered by College Board. These tests assess college-level knowledge in thirty-six subject areas and provide a mechanism for earning college credits without taking college courses.
Dantes may pay for the exam if you are active military
Proctored Exams For Central Arizona College and Other Colleges/Universities
There is no fee for required Central Arizona College course exams.
There is a fee for non-CAC College/University exams.
Proctored exams must be scheduled in advance.
Proctor verification must be received by the testing center prior to the exam.