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The Learning Centers

Testing Partnerships

Central Arizona College partners with many organizations to provide a secure and reliable testing facility for persons seeking to take Non-CAC exams. Test takers must have official government issued photo identification in order to test. Fees vary by test, please contact Academic Testing Center for further details.


Pearson Vue-authorised test centre

Pearson Vue

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:


HESIThe 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.

College Level Examination Program (CLEP)

CLEP is a group of standardized tests created and administered by the 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

ACT® WorkKeys® for Employers

“ACT® WorkKeys® assessments are the cornerstone of Workforce Solutions and the basis for the National Career Readiness Certificate® (NCRC)—the nation’s most recognized work readiness credential. They are a collection of proctored tests that measure the most important workplace skills affecting an individual’s job performance” (

For more information about ACT visit the website.

Testing Forms

Test Request Form (MS Excel)

Remote Proctor Agreement form (MS Word fillable form)

Remote Proctoring Overview (Adobe Acrobat)

Remote Testing Instructions for the Proctor (MS Word fillable form)

District Testing Schedule