Schedule A Test

COVID-19 Update: MTC Testing Offices are closed due to coronavirus (COVID-19). No tests are being conducted at this time. However, MTC’s testing staff members are working remotely and can answer any questions you have. Please email testctr@midlandstech.edu with questions and we will respond as soon as possible. Click here for regular updates regarding the impact of coronavirus (COVID-19). You can also visit the coronavirus: FAQs and resources page.

Virtual Test Center

We are excited to announce that we are resuming ACCUPLACER testing via our Virtual Testing Office! All tests will be proctored virtually through Zoom. Placement test administration will be available by scheduled appointments with our Virtual Placement Office. Please schedule your appointment here .

  • You will need to be in a quiet room, free from distractions.
  • A video camera is required for all Zoom Test Sessions.
  • A photo ID is required for taking placement tests in the MTC Testing Center.
  • You will need your Social Security Number. 
  • After you make an appointment, you will receive an e-mail with the information you need to be ready for placement testing.
  • Arrive 10 minutes before your scheduled testing time. Testers arriving late will not be admitted to test. 
  • Be sure to be prepared to comply with all testing policies and procedures.
  • All electronic devices must be turned off and stored while students are testing.
  • Handheld calculators are not allowed while testing.

To ensure a successful Placement Test Session, please do the following before your appointment:

1. Go to the Zoom website, download, and install Zoom: https://www.zoom.us/download#client_4meeting

2. To check that Zoom was set up correctly, click here: https://www.zoom.us/test. Please use the option to join with video.

3. Check that your computer can run ACCUPLACER by clicking here: https://www.accuplacer.org/#/systemRequirement.

Schedule your test now with RegisterBlast! We’ve made scheduling your test faster and easier than ever. All you need to do is follow the link below! A notification will be sent directly to your phone. You can now also pay your exam fees through RegisterBlast.*

Virtual Test Center
 

*Please note, RegisterBlast collects a convenience fee for online registrations that include payment. A $1.50 fee is applied to registrations for exams that cost $10 or less, and a $3.50 fee is applied for exams costing more than $10.

Students will not be allowed to begin exams after the last start time. All exams must be completed no later than one hour after the last start time. Please click here for additional testing center location information.


Types of Tests, Schedules, and Locations

Main Placement Test - NEXT GEN. ACCUPLACER

Scheduling an Appointment

Schedule your test by choosing the campus you wish to test on at the top of the page. Walk-ins are accepted during the scheduled times below.

What to Bring
  • Photo ID Social
  • Security Number
Testing Times and Locations

Airport Campus
Airport Student Center - Room 262

Days Testing

Beginning Time

Latest Start Time

End Time

Tuesday

9:00 a.m.

1:30 p.m.

4:30 p.m.

Wed. Thurs

9:00 a.m.

5:30 p.m.

8:30 p.m.

Friday

9:00 a.m.

10:00 a.m.

1:00 p.m.

 
Batesburg-Leesville Campus
Room 110
Please call Suzie Lee at 803-604-1601 for more information or to schedule your appointment.

Beltline Campus
Wade Martin Hall - Room 249

DAYS TESTING

BEGINNING TIME

LATEST START TIME

END TIME

Tuesday

9:00 a.m.

1:30 p.m.

4:30 p.m.

Wed. Thurs

9:00 a.m.

5:30 p.m.

8:30 p.m.

Friday

9:00 a.m.

10:00 a.m.

1:00 p.m.

Saturday

9:00 a.m.

9:30 a.m.

12:30 p.m.

Fairfield Campus
Room 101

Please call the Fairfield Campus for information on Placement Testing.
803.815.2933.

Fort Jackson Campus
Education Center - Room 110

DAYS TESTING

BEGINNING TIME

LATEST START TIME

END TIME

Thursday

9:00 a.m.

10:30 a.m.

12:30 p.m.

 

 

 

 

Northeast Campus
Engineering Technology Science Building - Room 164

DAYS TESTING

BEGINNING TIME

LATEST START TIME

END TIME

Tues., Wed., Thurs.

9:00 a.m.

1:30 p.m.

4:30 p.m.

Friday

9:00 a.m.

10:00 a.m.

1:00 p.m.

 

 

 

 

Harbison Campus
Harbison Hall - Room 210

DAYS TESTING

BEGINNING TIME

LATEST START TIME

END TIME

Monday

5:00 p.m.

7:30 p.m.

8:30 p.m.

Tuesday

5:00 p.m.

7:30 p.m.

8:30 p.m.

Placement Test for Specific Majors

AOT- Keyboarding

Scheduling an Appointment

Schedule your test by choosing the campus you wish to test on at the top of the page. Walk-ins are accepted during the scheduled times below.

What to Bring

  • Photo ID

Test Times and Locations

All Campuses

TESTING DAYS

BEGINNING TIME

LAST START TIME

Monday

9:00 a.m.

3:30 p.m.

 
Health Science Placement Tests

ATI TEAS TEST

Scheduling an Appointment

  • A $75 testing fee must be paid when you schedule your exam by choosing the campus you wish to test at the top of this page.

What to Bring

  • Photo ID
  • Receipt Number

Testing Times and Locations

Airport Campus Only

Room Location – Airport Student Center Room 262

Residual Act (R-ACT)

Scheduling an Appointment

  1. Identify the MTC exam you are prepared to exempt.
  2. Fill out the Registration form. Link to (https://www.midlandstech.edu/mtc-tap-exam-registration-form) Forms must be received two weeks prior to the date you want to test.
  3. Contact the Assessment Center to schedule an appointment.
  4. Take the exam. (Check each Course Exemption Description under the Exams tab for any required materials. You will NOT be allowed to take the exam if you do not have the materials!)
  5. Enroll at Midlands Technical College. (Skip this step if you are currently enrolled.)
  6. Email: tapexam@midlandstech.edu if you want to have the credit added to your MTC transcript.

What to Bring

  • Photo ID
  • Receipt Number

Testing Times and Locations
Beltline Campus Only.  Please contact our testing center for times. 

Foreign Language Placement Test

Enrollment into a Foreign Language course is guided by a mandatory Foreign Language Placement Test.  Students who fall into one of the three categories below MUST take the FLPT.  All other students may be waived into SPA 101, FRE 101 and GER 101 by an advisor or designated member of the Testing Services staff.

  1. Non-Transfer Students
    • Students must take the FLPT if they have studied the language for two or more years in high school within the last five years.
  2. Transfer Students
    • Students who have transferred to Midlands Technical College with 3.0 credit hours in the language must take the FLPT.

See #1 if students plan to take a different foreign language course.

Native Speakers

Students may not enroll in a language which is their native language.   Only non-native speakers are eligible to enroll in foreign language courses at Midlands Technical College.

The level indicated by the test result is mandatory. The test may not be retaken within three years

See the chart below for specific course placement based upon a student’s FLPT score.

IF THE FRENCH
SCORE IS

THE STUDENT
SHOULD ENROLL IN

IF THE GERMAN
SCORE IS

THE STUDENT
SHOULD ENROLL IN

IF THE SPANISH
SCORE IS

THE STUDENT
SHOULD ENROLL IN

0-20

FRE 101

0-20

GER 101

0-24

SPA 101

21-29

FRE 102

21-32

GER 102

25-39

SPA 102

30-44

FRE 122

33-41

GER 122

40-52

SPA 122

45-60

See Academic Advisor

42-60

See Academic Advisor

53-70

See Academic Advisor

Scheduling an Appointment

Schedule your test by choosing the campus you wish to test on at the top of the page.   Walk-ins are accepted during the scheduled times below.

What to Bring

  • Photo ID

Testing Times and Locations

Airport and Beltline

TESTING DAYS

BEGINNING TIME

LAST START TIME

Mon. Tues

9:00 a.m.

3:30 p.m.

Wed. Thurs.

9:00 a.m.

7:30 a.m.

Course Equivalency Tests

CLEP CBT Center Test

Scheduling an Appointment

Students are limited to no more than two examinations on any one-test date. A non-refundable registration fee is due the day of your test. Please follow the steps below to register for your exam(s).

Create a CLEP account by going online. You will register and pay for your CLEP exam(s) through this account. Once you complete your registration, you will be given a ticket number and a voucher number that you should print out and bring with you on the day of the test. After receiving your CLEP ticket and voucher number, schedule to take your exam with the CLEP Test Center at Midlands Technical College by clicking here. You must create your CLEP account before registering with Midlands Technical College. After you complete the scheduling form for Midlands Technical College, you will be contacted by a Testing Services staff member in approximately 1-3 business days to confirm your appointment.  Last, schedule your CLEP test, by going to WWW.MIDLANDSTECH.EDU/testing

What to Bring

  • 2 Photo IDs

Important Information

Testing Times and Locations

 

Airport Campus

Testing Days

Beginning Time

Last Start Time

Tues. Weds. Thurs.

9:00 a.m.

2:00 p.m.

 

Testing available at Fort Jackson is by appointment only during the times listed below.

Schedule an appointment by choosing your campus above.

Fort Jackson Campus

Mon., Wed.

9:00 AM

3:30PM

4:30PM

Fri.

9:00 AM

12:00PM

1:00PM

Tap Exam

Scheduling an Appointment

Please contact the Assessment Center at 803-738-7845 to schedule an appointment.

What to Bring

  • Photo ID

Important Information

TAP Exams 

Testing Times and Locations

Beltline and Airport Campus Only.  Please contact us for times.

TAP Test FAQ Here

DSST TEST

Scheduling an Appointment

Schedule your test by choosing the campus you wish to test on at the top of the page. Walk-ins are accepted during the scheduled times below.

What to Bring

2 Photo IDs

Important Information:

Testing Times and Locations                                    

 

Airport Campus

Testing Days

Beginning Time

Last Start Time

Tues. Weds. Thurs.

9:00 a.m.

2:00 p.m.

 

 

 

Testing available at Fort Jackson is by appointment only during the times listed below.

Schedule an appointment by choosing your campus above.

Fort Jackson Campus

 

Mon., Wed.

9:00 AM

3:30PM

4:30PM

Fri.

9:00 AM

12:00PM

1:00PM

Proctor Services for MTC Courses

Scheduling an Appointment

To schedule your exam, please choose the campus you wish to test on at the top of the page. 

What to Bring

  • Photo ID

Airport Campus

DAYS TESTING

BEGINNING TIME

LATEST START TIME

END TIME

TUESDAY

9:00 a.m.

3:30 p.m.

4:30 p.m.

WED. THURS

9:00 a.m.

7:30 p.m.

8:30 p.m.

FRIDAY

9:00 a.m.

12:00 p.m.

1:00 p.m.

 

 

 

 

Batesburg-Leesville Campus

DAYS TESTING

BEGINNING TIME

LATEST START TIME

END TIME

Tuesday

2:00 p.m.

4:30 p.m.

5:30 p.m.

 

 

 

 

Beltline Campus

DAYS TESTING

BEGINNING TIME

LATEST START TIME

END TIME

TUESDAY

9:00 a.m.

3:30 p.m.

4:30 p.m.

WED. THURS

9:00 a.m.

7:30 p.m.

8:30 p.m.

FRIDAY

9:00 a.m.

12:00 p.m.

1:00 p.m.

SATURDAY

9:00 a.m.

11:30 a.m.

12:30 p.m.

 

 

 

 

Northeast Campus

DAYS TESTING

BEGINNING TIME

LATEST START TIME

END TIME

TUESDAY

9:00 a.m.

3:30 p.m.

4:30 p.m.

WED. THURS

9:00 a.m.

3:30 p.m.

4:30 p.m.

FRIDAY

9:00 a.m.

12:00 p.m.

1:00 p.m.

 

 

 

 

Harbison Campus

DAYS TESTING

BEGINNING TIME

LATEST START TIME

END TIME

Monday

5:00 p.m.

7:30 p.m.

8:30 p.m.

Tuesday

5:00 p.m.

7:30 p.m.

8:30 p.m.

 

Proctor Services for Non-MTC Courses

WIN Test

Scheduling an Appointment

WIN exams may be taken by appointment at the testing office located at our Harbison Campus. To submit your request for a WIN exam appointment, click here.

The schedule below is based on taking three assessments. If you only need one or two assessments, it may be possible for you to start an hour or two later.  Please contact Testing Services at testctr@midlandstech.edu to confirm a more realistic start time.

What to Bring

Photo ID

 

Testing Times and Locations

The schedule below is based on taking three assessments. If you only need one or two assessments, it may be possible for you to start an hour or two later.  Please contact Testing Services to confirm a more realistic start time.    

Harbison Campus

TESTING DAYS

BEGINNING TIME

LAST START TIME

MONDAY

8:00 a.m.

1:00 p.m.

 

 

 

WEDNESDAY

8:00 a.m.

1:00 p.m.

 

 

 

WorkKeys is still offered on an as-needed basis for a small fee and an appointment is required. Please contact our office at testctr@midlandstech.edu.

 

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Testing Services

The Office of Testing Services provides a broad range of testing services to support college enrollment, student advanced placement in courses and classroom instruction. 

803.790.7522 
testctr@midlandstech.edu

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