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General Admissions

Most students without ACT or SAT scores are required to take an ACCUPLACER Exam or provide either  ASSET or COMPASS scores prior to acceptance to UACCB. Contact us at Testing@uaccb.edu or 870-612-2110 for an appointment.

    COMING SOON... You will be able to make appointments on this website through RegisterBlast.


Testing fee of $15 payable at the Testing Center the day of the test.  Exams cover reading, writing, and math skills.

Free Accuplacer study materials:

  • Click this link to Free Practice Materials for Students available through College Board. (Printable sample Accuplacer problems.) Choose "Practice" then choose Next Generation Accuplacer: Reading; Writing; Arithmetic; or Quantitative Reasoning, Algebra, and Statistics (QAS).
  • Go directly to accuplacerpractice.collegeboard.org to download a free study app. 
  • Online resource: http://www.hippocampus.org/HippoCampus/   On the menu on the left, choose the subject (math, arithmetic or pre-algebra, English) and watch videos of "worked examples."
  • Online resource: http://www.edready.org/  Choose "Get Started" then sign up for a free account.  Choose "Prepare for Common Placement Exams" then choose what you want to review.

Online Proctored Midterm and Final Exams

All Online exams require an appointment.  UACCB courses may have different dates for tests.  Ask each instructor when each test is due.  You need to know your login for your online class.  


Midterm and Final Proctored Exams
Check with your instructor on method of delivery.

CLEP Test

  • UACCB is an Open CLEP Center.  Check catalog for a list of exams UACCB accepts for credit.
  • College Board CLEP Exams are scheduled by appointment at least two days in advance.  Afternoons only. 
  • Exam fee is $89.00 payable to College Board at the time of registration. "Military service members may be eligible for free exams."  Check the College Board website.  There will be an administration fee of $25 payable to UACCB the day of the test. 
  • Students must be enrolled at UACCB before credit will be applied to a transcript for a passed CLEP test.
  • See below for more information on how to sign up for the CLEP test.  
  • To create your own account through CLEP visit clepportal.collegeboard.org/clepcand/home/dashboard.action

Test-Outs

Contact us at Testing@uaccb.edu to schedule.

  • Examination fee of $25 payable to UACCB. Pay at the Testing Center at the time of testing. 
  • Students must complete the test at one sitting. Test-out examinations for specific courses may be taken only once each spring, summer, or fall semester, with at least a 30 day period between testing. Students may not apply test-out credits toward credit computation for financial aid programs or student grade point average, or certificates of proficiency requirements.
  • If passed, a $25 per credit hour fee is required before credit for the course will be added to a transcript. ($75 for a 3-hour course.)
  • Students may test out of the following courses:

CIS 1003 Introduction to Computers

CIS 1053 Computer Software Applications

  •  NOTE: Students must be enrolled at UACCB before credits will be applied to transcript.

Make-Up Exams

Make-up exams for individual courses are available through the testing center at the approval of your instructor.  Please give at least a 24 hour notice so that testing materials can be obtained from the instructor. Requests for testing outside of the available hours will be considered on an individual basis.

There is not a fee for make up tests for current students.

How to Sign Up with College Board for a CLEP


Before Exam Day  *Note: You may not be able to use your cellphone to do this.

Note: Check with your college to see which CLEP exams are accepted for credit.

Step1: Create an account with  https://collegeboard.org/

Step 2: Register for a CLEP exam 

 Search for test centers and select your score recipient institution (UACCB = University of Arkansas Community  College – Batesville)

Choose the test you need. Study materials are available for purchase on the collegeboard.org website. Print registration ticket


Step 3: Become Familiar with the Exams

Exam timing and subsections: Read the exam description to learn how much time is allowed for the test and whether there are timed subsections.

Optional essay:The American Literature, Analyzing and Interpreting Literature, College Composition Modular and English Literature exams have “optional essays” that may be required by some colleges and universities. These essays are scored by faculty at the colleges and universities that require them. If you are taking any of the above exams and have questions about whether you need to take the optional essay, you must contact the institution that will receive your scores. If you do not select an institution to receive your optional essay on exam day, CLEP will retain your essay for 18 months.

Graphic and Scientific Calculators: Graphing calculators are used in the Calculus and Precalculus examinations. Scientific (nongraphing) calculators are used in the Chemistry, College Algebra, and College Mathematics examinations.  You are expected to know how and when to make appropriate use of the calculator. You can get more information about the graphing calculator and download a trial version at http://www.infinitysw.com/ets.


Step 4: Schedule Your Appointment with a Testing Center.

Coming Soon, you can schedule your test at UACCB through a link here with RegisterBlast.

After you register for an exam through My Account, it is important that you contact the preferred test center to schedule your appointment to test. Registering for an exam provides you with a payment receipt and a Ticket ID, but you must contact a test center to schedule the date and time you wish to take the test.

In addition to the non-refundable $89 exam fee to CollegeBoard, UACCB requires a $25 administration fee for CLEP.

Retest: You may not repeat an exam of the same title within three months of the initial testing date. If you retake the exam within the three month period, your administration will be considered invalid, your score will be cancelled and any test fees will be forfeited.  


On Exam Day – at the UACCBTesting Center

Be prepared to bring the following to the test center:

A valid registration ticket from My Accountregistration portal. (You will not be allowed to take your exam if you do nothave your registration ticket/voucher

$25 proctoring fee

Your driver’s license, passport or other government-issued identification that includes your photograph and signature.You will be asked to show this identification to be admitted to the testing area. The name on your primary ID must match the name on your registration ticket.

Military test-takers, bring your military ID and Social Security card.

Home-schoolers, if you do not have the required government-issued ID, please complete

Student ID Form” (http://media.collegeboard.com/digitalServices/pdf/clep/Image_2_Student_ID_Form.pdf), which is valid for oneyear. The form must be accompanied by a recognizable photo, with a school ornotary seal overlapping the photo. The form must be signed in front of a schoolofficial or notary. If you fail to present appropriate ID, you will not betested.

Note: No personal items will be allowed into the testing room with test candidate. These either need to be left in yourcar or in a locker provided in the Testing Center.

Aminimum score of 50 will be accepted for most CLEP Subject Exams.

Students must be enrolled or have a transcript at UACCBbefore credits will be applied.

To schedule your exam with the UACCB Testing Center contact testing@uaccb.edu or call the Testing Center at 870-612-2110.

 



Important Info

The UACCB Testing Center is located in the Main Classroom Building, Room 224. All testing requires a current photo identification, such as a driver's license or school ID. There is a $25.00 fee for proctoring exams for students from other institutions.  Students of UACCH (Hope), UAFS (Forth Smith), the University of AR, and Phillips Community College are not charged the proctor fee.


COMING SOON.... You will be able to schedule and pay for appointments on this website through RegisterBlast.  


Hours for the Testing Center
Appointments are needed.  Testing beyond these hours may be available by appointment.

Monday and Thursday — 8:30 - 5:00

Tuesday and Wednesday — 8:30 - 5:00

Friday— 8:30 - 12:30

Contact Info

Testing Center

Hilary Valentine, testing assistant
Office: MCB 224
870-612-2110
Testing@uaccb.edu


Louise Hughes
Director of Testing and Disability Services
Office: MCB 232
870-612-2013
louise.hughes@uaccb.edu

Jennifer Pitts
Testing and Disability Services Specialist
Office: MCB 232
870-612-2056




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