Testing and Assessment

Testing and Assessment

Test Center 

The Test Center provides course-related, standardized and assessment testing in a secure and comfortable environment. The Test Center hours of operation offer students convenience and flexibility. For more information, contact Testing and Assessment Services at (405) 682-7531 or go to occc.edu/testing.

Testing and Assessment Services

The Office of Testing and Assessment Services administers tests including, but not limited to, the following: PEARSON VUE Certification Exams, National and Residual ACT Exam, Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS). Testing and Assessment also provides High School Equivalency testing in both GED and HiSET.

ACT Testing

Oklahoma City Community College is an ACT Assessment Test Center and administers both the National and Residual ACT on a regularly scheduled basis. Residual testing is available to students planning to enroll at Oklahoma City Community College. Residual ACT results are available the same day.  Students considering other colleges must test on a national test date or residually at the school they plan to attend. Residual test scores cannot be transferred from one college to another. National testing information is available at actstudent.org.  Information about residual test schedules is available in the Testing and Assessment Services office. For more information call Testing and Assessment Services (405) 682-7531 or go to occc.edu/testing .

High School Equivalency Classes and Testing

Oklahoma City Community College offers Adult Basic Education (ABE)/High School Equivalency Exams (HSE). Individuals interested in taking classes to prepare for and HSE test should contact the Office of Community Outreach and Education 682-7873 for enrollment information.  Individuals who are ready to take an HSE test should go to occc.edu/testing  for information on testing dates and  to complete registration and payment. A government issued photo ID is required to test.

Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)

The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is an examination designed to assess how well students for whom English is a second language read, write, and understand English. This test may be used to determine admission status to a college. The TOEFL is available under two separate programs: the International Testing Program and the Institutional Testing Program. Oklahoma City Community College offers only the Institutional Test, which is designed for students seeking admission to this College. The scores cannot be transferred to another college. If students are unsure about their college plans or would like scores sent to another college, they should take the International Testing Program. Registration information for the International tests is available at ets.org/toefl. For registration and fee information for the Institutional TOEFL and a list of current test dates, contact Testing and Assessment Services at (405) 682-7531 or go to occc.edu/testing/toefl.