Testing Center

About the Testing Center

Central Georgia Technical College Testing Center is a service unit within Student Affairs and it administers both paper-and-pencil tests and computer-administered standardized tests that support the programs of CGTC and address community needs for admissions tests, distance learning, workforce development, credentials, and licenses.

Services provided through the Testing Center are available to CGTC students and members of the community.

The Testing Center provides special accommodations for test candidates with appropriately documented disabilities.

Commitment Statement

The staff in the Testing Center is committed to providing exceptional, accessible, and comprehensive testing programs for Central Georgia Technical College students and the community. All tests are administered under standardized conditions that are efficient, fair, and secure. We maintain and adhere to all standards set forth by the National College Testing Association (NCTA).

Our goal is to assist students in fulfilling educational objectives by providing a variety of testing services by certified personnel in a pleasant, technologically advanced environment. Because we are mindful of the many challenges students face, we offer a very accommodating schedule for administering exams. The Testing Center equips students with valuable information needed to promote educational growth and achieve goals during and after college. We promote student satisfaction and achievement through learning and engagement.

Our Values

We affirm and embrace in the Testing Center Core Values of Communication, Competence, Honesty, Integrity, Personal Growth, Student Success and Trust in all that we do.

Membership and Standards
Central Georgia Technical College Testing Center is a member of the National College Testing Association (NCTA) and subscribes to the NCTA Professional Standards and Guidelines for Post-Secondary Test Centers.

Testing Center Staff


Brandon Elam, Director
(478) 757-3447
belam@centralgatech.edu


Warner Robins Campus  (478) 218-3390:

Susan Warren, Coordinator
(478) 218-3364
swarren@centralgatech.edu

Brandon Whitehead, Testing Assistant
(478) 218-3364
bwhitehead@centralgatech.edu


Macon Campus  (478) 757-2508:

Kwasi Baidoo, Testing Assistant
(478) 757-2508
kbaidoo@centralgatech.edu

Benita Stallings, Testing Evaluator
(478) 757-3515
bstallings@centralgatech.edu


Milledgeville Campus:

Veronica Gray, Testing Coordinator
(478) 445-2305
vgray@centralgatech.edu


Tests Administered

College Placement Exams

The ACCUPLACER test is used by CGTC and other two-year colleges across the country to assess college readiness in Reading, English and Math. It is part of the college admissions and enrollment process where the scores are used by advisors to help students take courses that match their skill level and give them the best opportunities for success.

Complete information, including study resources, is available online.

Exam Fees: CGTC New Student Applicant: $0 • P.O.S.T. Examinees: $20 • Remote Campus Examinees*: $20
*Not planning to attend CGTC; must also register for exam with home College
What to Bring on Test Day: Photo ID is required. Scratch paper, pencils, and a calculator will be provided. Please do not bring cell phones or personal electronics.
Retesting: You may retest once per section, after a seven-day waiting period. If you begin learning support courses prior to the second test, you will not be allowed to retest. Test scores are valid for five years.


Testing Schedule:
Warner Robins Campus
Macon Campus
Milledgeville Campus

Georgia Work Keys

Through Georgia Work Keys, skills that employers consider essential to job success are measured and documented by the Georgia Work Ready Certificate. Certified skill levels are then matched with existing or customized job profile requirements.

The Central Georgia Technical College Testing Center administers these certification assessment tests and works with our Business and Industry Training Specialist to create customized job profiles.

Requirements to Take Georgia Work Ready Assessment

In order to take the Georgia Work Ready, you need the following:

Dates and Times Location
Monday – Thursday: 8:30am – 1:30pm
Friday: 8:30am – 11:30am
A-126
Warner Robins Testing Center
Monday – Thursday: 8:30am – 1:30pm
Friday: 8:30am – 11:30am
J-141
Macon Campus Testing Center
Please contact Veronica Gray to schedule an appointment
478-445-2305
A-125
Milledgeville Testing Center

Testing Centers Closed Most Major Holidays

Prometrics

Central Georgia Technical College is an authorized Prometric Testing Center, and offers computer-based certification exams in a wide variety of fields. To find out more about Prometric Testing, visit the Prometric Web site at www.prometric.com. You can register online for these exams at www.2test.com.

PSB

PSB tests are designed exclusively for healthcare education programs. All examination content is carefully tested and proven to be effective. www.psbtests.com

Listed below are exams given in the Testing Center:

Dates and Times Location
Monday – Thursday: 8:30am – 1:30pm
Friday: 8:30am – 11:30am
A-126
Warner Robins Testing Center
Monday – Thursday: 8:30am – 1:30pm
Friday: 8:30am – 11:30am
J-141
Macon Campus Testing Center
Please contact Veronica Gray to schedule an appointment
478-445-2305
A-125
Milledgeville Testing Center

Testing Centers Closed Most Major Holidays

Pest Control Exams

Listed below are exams given in the Testing Center:

Exam Registration

Fee Information

Dates Time Location
Every Tuesday
($45 fee assessed per exam)
2:00 pm
 
J-141
Macon Campus

Testing Centers Closed Most Major Holidays

Individuals who wish to obtain a commercial applicator license must pass the general standards examination, as well as at least one major category examination with a score of 70%. The general standards exam is designed to test for general knowledge on the use of pesticides, while the category examinations are more specific to particular types of pesticide application.

CLEP

CLEP offers 33 exams in five subject areas, covering material taught in courses that you may generally take in your first two years of college. By passing a CLEP exam, you can earn 3 to 12 college credits.

Each college sets its own policy regarding which CLEP exams it will grant credit for and how many credits it will award. If taking CLEP exam for CGTC please contact registrar office to learn more about credit hour policy. More information about CLEP is available on the College Board's web site.

Exam Registration

Dates Time Location
Every Tuesday
($20 fee assessed per exam)
9:00 am
 
J-141
Macon Campus

Pearson VUE

Pearson VUE implements innovative electronic testing solutions that enhance the performance, reliability and security of professional licensing and certification programs throughout the world. Exams are delivery through a domestic network of more than 200 company-owned and operated Pearson VUE Authorized Centers. For information about Pearson VUE please visit the website (http://www.pearsonvue.com).

 

Orientation

A consolidated area for orientation for future and current students including enrollment, registration, academic, and technology resources.