Starting July 22, CAS will offer limited on-campus testing by appointment, in addition to our remote services.
On Campus - Lynn
Accuplacer Testing and ESL Accuplacer testing in Lynn
Visti our Registration page for an Appointment
GED Testing visit GED.com to create an account and make an appointment.
On Campus - Danvers
Faculty Testing for students who can not test remotely. Register here.
HiSET Testing visit HiSET.ets.org to make an appointment.
CAS Remote Services are as follows:
Credit for Prior Learning
Placement testing is being offered remotely on a scheduled basis to new applicants and continuing students of NSCC. To access remote placement testing students would do one of the following:
- If they have not applied to NSCC, please email firstname.lastname@example.org seek application instructions
- If they have applied to or are a continuing student at NSCC, please email email@example.com. Please type PLACEMENT TESTING in the subject line. They will be emailed a link to schedule a testing session.
*Please note that in order to test remotely students need a laptop, pc, or mac computer with a mic and a camera (phones and tablets will not work).
Testing for Online Courses
We are now offering Faculty testing remotely, via Zoom. Faculty wishing to request services, please fill out the Faculty Exam Request Form. Contact Jane Saunders at firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
Students needing to make appointments for NSCC Online tests, please visit our Test Registration page.
TEAS tests are offered remotely. Students must have a laptop or PC with microphone and camera. To schedule a test, visit www.ATItesting.com. Select TEAS for Nursing or TEAS for Allied Health. Remote testing dates for NSCC are listed under "Danvers" but are remote. Contact Cynthia Therrien at email@example.com for more info.
CPS 100 and BYU Language Testing
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to set up an appointment to test remotely. We are offering BYU instead of CLEP for language testing at this time.
CLEP and DSST exams are not available remotely, so whenever possible, NSCC will create tests-for-credit for NSCC Courses. Check with Jane Saunders for more information email@example.com.
Thank you for your patience during this unprecedented time. Stay safe and well.
All the Best,
For students with military experience or prior learning, you may have already earned credit that you can apply to your academic program.
Accuplacer Placement Testing
Advanced Placement (AP credit) for high school students
ESL Placement Testing
Pre-college High School Equivalency Testing for high school students
Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS)
Testing for Distance Learning Courses
The Center for Alternative Studies and Educational Testing supports the college goal of blending tradition and innovation, serving as a resource to individual learners, faculty, other college departments, and the community. Through outreach and collaboration, we strive to expand opportunities for all. We provide an array of testing options and alternative methods to earning college credit with a commitment to a comprehensive approach in a supportive environment. The Center for Alternative Studies and Educational Testing proudly adheres to the NCTA Professional Standards and Guidelines.