Testing Center Hours and Locations

MTC Placement Test

If you are a prospective MTC student, you may need to take placement tests. They measure what classes you're ready to take here at MTC, and they help you and your advisor determine which courses you need for math, reading, and English. 

Placement Test Schedule

The entire test may take up to 3 to 3 ½ hours; therefore, please allow enough time to complete the test.

Airport Campus
1260 Lexington Drive
West Columbia, SC 29170
(803) 822-3659
Room Location – Airport Student Center Room 262
Testing is available on a walk-in basis during the following days and times.

Testing Days

Beginning Time

Latest Start Time

End Time

Tuesday 9:00 a.m. 3:30 p.m. 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday 9:00 a.m. 7:30 p.m. 8:30 p.m.
Thursday 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
423 College Street
Batesburg-Leesville, SC 29070
Room Location – Room 110
Please call Suzie Lee at 803-604-1601 for more information or to schedule your appointment.

Beltline Campus
316 South Beltline Blvd.
Columbia, SC 29205
(803) 790-7522
Room Location – Wade Martin Hall - Room 249
Testing is available on a walk-in basis during the following days and times.

Testing Days

Beginning Time

Latest Start Time

End Time

Tuesday 9:00 a.m. 3:30 p.m. 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday 9:00 a.m. 7:30 p.m. 8:30 p.m.
Thursday 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.

Harbison Campus
7300 College Street
Irmo, SC 29063
(803) 732-5337
Room Location – Harbison Hall - Room 203
Testing is available on a walk-in basis during the following days and times.

Testing Days

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.

Northeast Campus
151 Powell Road
Columbia, SC 29203
(803) 691-3949
Room Location – Engineering Technology Science Building - Room 164
Testing is available on a walk-in basis during the following days and times.

Testing Days

Beginning Time

Latest Start Time

End Time

Tuesday 9:00 a.m. 3:30 p.m. 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday 9:00 a.m. 3:30 p.m. 4:30 p.m.
Thursday 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.

Fort Jackson
On-Base National Test Center
Imboden Street
Fort Jackson, SC 29207
(803) 782-3213
Education Center - Room 110
Placement Testing is available at Fort Jackson by appointment only during the times listed below. Schedule an appointment here

Testing Days

Beginning Time

Latest Start Time

End Time

Monday 9:00 a.m. 3:30 p.m. 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday 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.

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

Important notes and numbers

Tests are not given on holidays when the college is closed. To verify available times, please contact the Student Assessment Center.

Airport Campus – 803.822.3659
Beltline Campus – 803.790.7522
Batesburg-Leesville – 803.604.1601
Fort Jackson – 803.782.3213
Northeast – 803.691.3949
Harbison – 803.732.5366

Special arrangements may be made for persons with disabilities. Please contact the Disability Services Coordinator at 803.822.3505 (Airport Campus) or 803.738.7636 (Beltline Campus) or via email at disability@midlandstech.edu if you have any questions or concerns regarding accommodations and services for students with disabilities.

Preparation

You can practice for the test by reviewing sample questions and practice tests.  These can be accessed through the Study App for Android or iPhone at https://accuplacerpractice.collegeboard.org/login.  It is suggested that you prepare for testing as well as retesting. 

Additional review and practice test may be found at https://www.khanacademy.org/.

You could be eligible to exempt the placement test if you meet certain criteria.

Schedule an Appointment

Placement testing is available on a walk-in basis during the hours listed.

Schedule a test

Bring your social security number and a picture ID (such as a driver’s license, work ID, or passport).