With instructor approval, you may take a make-up or re-test in our Instructor Testing Services Centers. This service is offered at all five campuses on a walk in basis during our published operational hours.
Check out the hours of operation to know when you can come in to take a make-up/re-test and get a copy of the request form you will need to take a test. Don't forget to bring your EPCC student ID or one of the listed acceptable forms of identification.
The Valle Verde test center can also arrange to proctor your tests from other colleges or universities. There is a $40.00 fee for this service. Contact Testing for additional information.
No ID - No Test!
Information for Students
Test Request Form (PDF)
DSST Credit Guide (PDF)
Please follow the guidelines to learn more about how to use our services. All test rooms are equipped with electronic observation systems to insure a secure test environment. Any testing irregularities will be noted and reported to you for proper action.
Information for Instructors:
Note: The testing centers are not responsible for any students who take the wrong exam(s). If instructors fail to leave rosters or list students on the test administration form(s).
Guidelines for Test Center Use (PDF)
Test Administration Directions (PDF)
EPCC offers several ways that you can earn college credit by exam and Testing Services can help you by administering a variety of credit by exam tests.
Credit By Exam
DSST test are nationally standardized tests recognized by institutions of higher education across the nation. EPCC Proficiency Exams are locally developed tests where you can demonstrate your knowledge of EPCC specialized courses. EPCC is a military friendly test center and provides CLEP testing at the Valle Verde Test Center to support Fort Bliss military personnel.
Before taking any credit by exam test, you should always consult with your counselor/advisor to insure that the test will support your Degree Plan. The EPCC Admissions/Evaluations can advise you on the most current credit awarded by EPCC for CLEP or DSST tests.
If you are taking CLEP or DSST tests for another educational institution, you should check with them first (before testing) to find out what their credit by exam policies and procedures are and the minimum score you need to earn credit.
Take time to explore all the options offered by EPCC to earn credit by exam. Review your Degree Plan and compare the courses you need to our credit by exam lists. You might be able to save yourself time and tuition dollars and earn your college degree faster!
College Level Examination Program (CLEP)
CLEP Tests Website
CLEP for Military & Veterans
DANTES Subject Standardized Tests (DSST)