Testing Services

Testing Services

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Paradise Valley Community College is a multiple-use facility that offers testing services for college course placement (into English, reading and math classes), English as a Second Language, faculty make-up exams, program specific testing, and workforce certification.

Our mission is to promote academic excellence and student success by providing accessible, comprehensive testing and assessment services. The staff is committed to maintaining academic integrity in a high quality and secure testing environment. We follow the National College Testing Association’s Professional Standards and Guidelines.

On-Campus Testing

Schedule your appointment for:

  • CLEP
  • HESI A2
  • Paramedicine Entrance Exam
  • Proctor Exams for Other Schools/Organization
  • PVCC Instructor Exam

Schedule Your Appointment (On Campus)

Course placement tests listed below are administered on a walk-in basis. Arrive at the Testing Center with sufficient time to successfully complete your test.  Specific testing times and requirements vary.

  • Biology Assessment
  • CELSA (English as a Second Language Placement)
  • EdReady
  • ACCUPLACER Advanced Algebra & Functions

Please note: Due to policies from our test publishers hooded garments (hoodies) are not allowed in the testing center. Please dress accordingly.
Time Limits: All tests will be collected 15 minutes before the testing center closes.

Remote Proctoring

Remote proctoring is now available for HESI A2 exams and PVCC Instructor Exams on Wednesday ONLY during SPRING 2024. Schedule your remote testing session by selecting the appropriate button below.

HESI A2 Virtual Appointments Instructor Exam Virtual Appointments

For more information on the various tests we offer, please follow the links on the left.