Testing Services assists students and community residents as they achieve their scholastic and career goals. The Testing Center provides a facility for administering and monitoring tests and offers a wide range of services.

Testing available includes placement testing for degree seeking students, faculty make-up, online and hybrid course testing and specialized testing services for those pursuing industry certifications, career program admissions, distance proctoring and high school equivalency testing.

Faculty/Instructor exams require a current Moraine Valley photo ID. All other testing requires a government issued photo ID. The Testing Center  is located in Building G, Room G231.

Schedule An Exam

  • Exams for CLEP, CERTIPORT Certification, TEAS, Kaplan and Distance Proctoring must be scheduled in advance through the Testing Center.
  • A current government issued Photo ID is required to test
  • Bring your Registration ticket to your scheduled appointment.

Specialized Exams offered include:

College Level Examination Program (CLEP)

CLEP is the most widely accepted credit-by-examination program in the country. Each 90-minute examination allows students to demonstrate knowledge in a wide range of subjects – knowledge gained through reading, observation or independent study. CLEP can help a student get the college credits needed to reach their career and educational goals more quickly. Moraine Valley is a national test site and all 33 CLEP exams are available to students and community residents.

CERTIPORT Certification Exams

Moraine Valley is an Authorized CERTIPORT Testing Center and offers a variety of certification exams for  Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS), Internet and Computing Core (IC3), QuickBooks, Adobe, Autodesk, Microsoft Certified Educator, Microsoft Technology Associate, and Toon Boom Certified Associate.  These certification exams are administered to MVCC students and community residents.

Microsoft Office Specialist

MOS exams available. View skills and information for each exam.

Word 2016 Core
(OSA-145)
Excel 2016 Core (OSA-122)PowerPoint 2016 Core (OSA-230)Access 2016 Core (OSA-257)
Outlook 2016 Core (OSA-116)Word 2016 ExpertExcel 2016 Expert
*IMS-115 is the prerequisite for OSA-116, 122, 145, 230, and 257. OSA-145 is the prerequisite for OSA-246.

Students are encouraged to enroll in applications courses to prepare for certification testing. The IMS Department uses approved courseware to prepare students for testing.

Microsoft Office Specialist Master

To be certified as a Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Master, four exams are required:

  • Word Expert 2016
  • Excel Expert 2016
  • PowerPoint Core 2016
  • Access Core 2016 or Outlook Core 2016

These requirements are provided by the MOS 2016 Exams. Scroll down to the gray background area, see requirements listed under "Streamlined".

For more information, visit the Microsoft site or click on the following links:

For more information about testing at Moraine Valley, contact Carol Boyle at (708) 974-5444.

Procedures for testing

  1. ​​​Purchase a voucher. Save money on the voucher purchase by adding the discount code “HEDIL25D” at checkout. Bring your voucher number to your certification testing appointment. Purchase a single voucher or the voucher with a free retake (recommended). The retake is only available if you not successful the first time and must be retaken within 30 days.
  2. Schedule a certification exam with Testing Center at Moraine Valley Community College.
  3. Create a Certiport account. You must have a Certiport account prior to the certification testing. If you have taken Certiport certification exams previously, you have a Certiport account. Please bring your Certiport login information with you to your appointment.
  4. If you are a Moraine Valley Community College student, bring your Moraine Valley Photo ID to your certification testing appointment.
  5. Report to the Testing Center in Building G, Room G231, 15 minutes prior to your appointment. Allow approximately 50 minutes for the certification testing. Cell phones, electronic devices, and personal belongings are not allowed in the Testing Center while taking an exam. Lockers will be provided to store student's personal belongings.
  6. The proctoring and registration fees for non-Moraine Valley students is $28.50. This fee is charged at the end of the online registration process, see Step 2 above, to be paid for by credit card.

Certificates and Acclaim Badges (Proof of Certification)

Certificates – to see a copy of your certificate

  • Go to certiport.com
  • Click LOGIN
  • Enter your username and password (same username and password used to create your Certiport account when taking the Certification Exam in the testing center)
  • Click login
  • Click the MYCERTIPORT tab
  • Click My Transcript
  • Click PDF next to the certification exam name to see a copy of your certificate
  • Certificates – to provide access/share your certificate
  • Go to verify.certiport.com
  • Enter the Credential Identification Code found in the lower left corner of the certificate (transcript in the previous step)
  • Click Verify

What is an Acclaim Badge
This digital badge, generated after successfully completing a certification exam, is a simple way for you to share a credential online. You can attach your badge to a website, email signature, or social network, and with one simple click, employers and other interested parties can easily view and verify your credential and the skills and experience required to earn it.
Create and Login to Your Acclaim Account

  • Go to www.youracclaim.com
  • Click on the round profile button in the upper right corner
  • Click on Create an account or login
  • When creating an account you must use the same username that was used for your Certiport account
  • Password can be the same or different
  • Once logged in you will see your Badge
  • If you do not see your Badge or if you have an issue, call Customer Service at (888)999-9830 opt 1

IC3

Recommended course for IC3 preparation: IMS-101. The IMS Department uses approved courseware to prepare students for testing.

For more information about testing at Moraine Valley, contact Dawn Patitucci at (708) 974-5706.

Procedures for testing

  1. ​​​​​​Purchase a voucher. Save money on the voucher purchase by adding the discount code “HEDIL25D” at checkout. Bring your voucher number to your certification testing appointment. Purchase a single voucher or the voucher with a free retake (recommended). The retake is only available if you not successful the first time and must be retaken within 30 days.
  2. Schedule a certification exam with Testing Center at Moraine Valley Community College.
  3. Create a Certiport account. You must have a Certiport account prior to the certification testing. If you have taken Certiport certification exams previously, you have a Certiport account. Please bring your Certiport login information with you to your appointment.
  4. If you are a Moraine Valley Community College student, bring your Moraine Valley Photo ID to your certification testing appointment.​
    1.  
  5. Report to the Testing Center in Building G, Room G231, 15 minutes prior to your appointment. Allow approximately 50 minutes for the certification testing. Cell phones, electronic devices, and personal belongings are not allowed in the Testing Center while taking an exam. Lockers will be provided to store student's personal belongings.
  6. The proctoring and registration fees for non-Moraine Valley students is $28.50. This fee is charged at the end of the online registration process, see Step 2 above, to be paid for by credit card.

Certificates and Acclaim Badges (Proof of Certification)

Certificates – to see a copy of your certificate

  • Go to certiport.com
  • Click LOGIN
  • Enter your username and password (same username and password used to create your Certiport account when taking the Certification Exam in the testing center)
  • Click login
  • Click the MYCERTIPORT tab
  • Click My Transcript
  • Click PDF next to the certification exam name to see a copy of your certificate
  • Certificates – to provide access/share your certificate
  • Go to verify.certiport.com
  • Enter the Credential Identification Code found in the lower left corner of the certificate (transcript in the previous step)
  • Click Verify

What is an Acclaim Badge
This digital badge, generated after successfully completing a certification exam, is a simple way for you to share a credential online. You can attach your badge to a website, email signature, or social network, and with one simple click, employers and other interested parties can easily view and verify your credential and the skills and experience required to earn it.
Create and Login to Your Acclaim Account

  • Go to www.youracclaim.com
  • Click on the round profile button in the upper right corner
  • Click on Create an account or login
  • When creating an account you must use the same username that was used for your Certiport account
  • Password can be the same or different
  • Once logged in you will see your Badge
  • If you do not see your Badge or if you have an issue, call Customer Service at (888)999-9830 opt 1

CIT Certification Training

CompTIA IT Fundamentals
THIS EXAM IS CURRENTLY CLOSED AND IN REVIEW BY COMPTIA.
The IT Fundamentals certification is ideal for individuals and students considering a career in IT, as well as those in allied fields that require a broad understanding of IT. CompTIA IT Fundamentals can be a stepping stone to more advanced certifications such as CompTIA A+, and with, specialized experience, CompTIA Network+ and CompTIA Security+. Exam Code: FC0-U51 | MVCC Mapped Course: LAN 103, LAN111 & LAN112 | Exam Cost: $112


CompTIA A+ (2 Part Exam)
The CompTIA A+ certification is the starting point for a career in IT. The exam covers maintenance of PCs, mobile devices, laptops, operating systems and printers. (This exam consists of 2 tests that equals one certification. Discounts available to current MVCC Students. Exam Codes: 220-901 & 220-902 | MVCC Mapped Course: LAN111 & LAN112 | Exam Cost: $199/each | MVCC Student Cost: $120/each


CompTIA Network+
The exam covers network technologies, installation and configuration, media and topologies, management, and security. Candidate job roles include network administrator, network technician, network installer, help desk technician and IT cable installer. Exam Code: N10-006 | MVCC Mapped Course: LAN121 | Exam Cost: $285 | MVCC Student Cost: $285


CompTIA Security+
CompTIA Security+ not only ensures that candidates will apply knowledge of security concepts, tools, and procedures to react to security incidents, it ensures that security personnel are anticipating security risks and guarding against them. Exam Code: SY0-401 | MVCC Mapped Course: LAN153 | Exam Cost: $311 | MVCC Student Cost: $311


CompTIA Server+
The CompTIA Server+ certification exam covers system hardware, software, storage, best practices in an IT environment, disaster recovery and troubleshooting. Although not a prerequisite, CompTIA recommends test-takers have 18 to 24 months experience in server technology, along with a CompTIA A+ certification. Exam Code: SK0-004 | MVCC Mapped Course: LAN230 | Exam Cost: $285 | MVCC Student Cost: $285


CompTIA Linux+ (2 Part Exam)
CompTIA Linux+ Powered by LPI is a high-stakes, vendor-neutral certification that validates the fundamental knowledge and skills required of junior Linux administrators. Exam Code: LX0-103 & LX0-104 | MVCC Mapped Course: LAN220 | Exam Cost: $194/each | MVCC Student Cost: $175/each


VMWare Certified Professional
The VMware Certified Professional – Cloud (VCP-Cloud) certification validates your ability to install, configure and administer a Cloud environment using vCloud Director and related components. Exam Code: VCPC510 or 550 | MVCC Mapped Course: LAN280


CWNA
The CWNA certification is the foundation level enterprise Wi-Fi certification for the CWNP Program, and CWNA is required for your CWSP and CWNE certifications. Your CWNA certification will get you started in your wireless career by ensuring you have the skills to successfully survey, install, and administer enterprise Wi-Fi networks. Exam Code: PW0-106 | MVCC Mapped Course: LAN251 | Exam Cost: $195


CWSP
The CWSP certification is a professional level wireless LAN certification for the CWNP Program. The CWSP certification will advance your career by ensuring you have the skills to successfully secure enterprise Wi-Fi networks from hackers, no matter which brand of Wi-Fi gear your organization deploys. Exam Code: PWO-104 or PW0-105 and PWO-204 | MVCC Mapped Course: LAN251 | Exam Cost: $245


Cisco CCENT (2 Part Exam) ICND1 & ICND2
Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT) validates the ability to install, operate and troubleshoot a small enterprise branch network, including basic network security. With a CCENT, a network professional demonstrates the skills required for entry-level network support positions - the starting point for many successful careers in networking. Exam Code: 100-105 ICND1 200-101 ICND2 | MVCC Mapped Course: LAN122 & LAN246 | Exam Cost: $150/each


Cisco CCNA (One Exam)
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) Routing and Switching is a certification program for entry-level network engineers that helps maximize your investment in foundational networking knowledge and increase the value of your employer's network. CCNA Routing and Switching is for Network Specialists, Network Administrators, and Network Support Engineers with 1-3 years of experience. Exam Code: 200-125 or 100-105 and 200-105 | MVCC Mapped Course: LAN122, LAN246, LAN256, LAN266 | Exam Cost: $295


CCNA Wireless
Cisco Certified Network Associate Wireless (CCNA Wireless) validates associate-level knowledge and skills to configure, implement and support of wireless LANs, specifically those networks using Cisco equipment. With a CCNA Wireless certification, network professionals can support a basic wireless network on a Cisco WLAN in a SMB to enterprise network. Exam Code: 200-355 IUWNE | MVCC Mapped Course: LAN251 | Exam Cost: $250


CCNA Security
Cisco Certified Network Associate Security (CCNA Security) validates associate-level knowledge and skills required to secure Cisco networks. With a CCNA Security certification, a network professional demonstrates the skills required to develop a security infrastructure, recognize threats and vulnerabilities to networks, and mitigate security threats. Exam Code: 210-260 INS | MVCC Mapped Course: LAN253 | Exam Cost: $250


CCNA Voice
The Cisco Certified Network Associate Voice (CCNA Voice) validates associate-level knowledge and skills required to administer a voice network. The Cisco CCNA Voice certification confirms that the required skill set for specialized job roles in voice technologies such as voice technologies administrator, voice engineer, and voice manager. It validates skills in VoIP technologies such as IP PBX, IP telephony, handset, call control, and voicemail solutions. Exam Code: 640-461 ICOMM | MVCC Mapped Course: LAN274 | Exam Cost: $250


CCNP Route/Switch/Troubleshoot
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) validates the ability to plan, implement, verify and troubleshoot local and wide-area enterprise networks and work collaboratively with specialists on advanced security, voice, wireless and video solutions. The CCNP certification is appropriate for those with at least one year of networking experience who are ready to advance their skills and work independently on complex network solutions. Exam Codes: 300-101, 300-115, 300-135 | MVCC Mapped Courses: LAN269, LAN271, LAN272 | Exam Cost: $250/each


Certified Ethical Hacker
The Certified Ethical Hacker class will immerse the students into a hands-on environment where they will be shown how to conduct ethical hacking. They will be exposed to an entirely different way of achieving optimal information security posture in their organization; by hacking it! They will scan, test, hack and secure their own systems. Exam Code: 312-50v8 | MVCC Mapped Courses: LAN163 | Exam Cost: $500


Inventor Certified Professional
The Autodesk Certification program was developed to objectively validate the skills and knowledge of anyone—student or professional—who uses Autodesk® software. Autodesk Certification can enhance the competitive edge and reputation of organizations that adopt its use, while providing an industry-accepted credential that students and professionals can use to achieve academic success and advance their careers. MVCC Mapped Course: MDT285, MDT288, MDT289


IC3
IC³ gives you a clear advantage over other, lesser- prepared individuals, and whether you are competing in the classroom or the job market, IC³ moves you ahead. Exam Code: IC3-GS4 | MVCC Mapped Course: IMS101


CIW Internet Business Associate
The CIW Internet Business Associate course prepares you to work effectively in today's business environment. In this course, you will learn about the tasks involved in various Web Technology job roles, and you will learn the skills and technologies to perform them. The career opportunities that demand these common Web-based skills are endless.

The CIW IBA exam is included in the book cost for MIS111 The MIS111 book, online materials and certification voucher (final exam) is INCLUDED in the cost of this course. Get college credit and get certified at the same time! Exam Code: 1D0-61A | MVCC Mapped Course: MIS111 | Exam Cost: $150 | MVCC Student Cost: $83 (part of the final exam)


MTA Software Development Fundamentals
Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) is a recommended entry point into IT certification and job preparation. MTA Software Development Fundamentals will test your understanding of these topics: Core Programming, Object-Oriented Programming, General Software Development, Web Applications, Desktop Applications, and Databases. Exam Code: 98-361 | MVCC Mapped Course: MIS254, MIS 239 and MIS 123 | Exam Cost: $115


MTA Networking Fundamentals
Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) is a recommended entry point into IT certification and job preparation. MTA Networking Fundamentals will test your understanding of these topics: Network Infrastructures, Network Hardware, and Protocols and Services. Exam Code: 98-366 | MVCC Mapped Course: MIS121 | Exam Cost: $115


MTA Windows OS Fundamentals
Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) is a recommended entry point into IT certification and job preparation. MTA Windows OS Fundamentals will test your understanding of these topics: Operating System Configurations, Installing and Upgrading Client Systems, Managing Applications, Managing Files and Folders, Managing Devices, and Operating System Maintenance. Exam Code: 98-349 | MVCC Mapped Course: MIS146 | Exam Cost: $115


MTA Database Administration Fundamentals
Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) is a recommended entry point into IT certification and job preparation. MTA Database Administration Fundamentals will test your understanding of these topics: Core Database Concepts, Creating Database Objects, Manipulating Data, Data Storage, and Administering a Database. Exam Code: 98-364 | MVCC Mapped Course: MIS292 | Exam Cost: $115


MTA HTML5 Application Development Fundamentals
Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) is a recommended entry point into IT certification and job preparation. MTA HTML5 Application Development Fundamentals will test your understanding of these topics: Manage the Application Life Cycle, Build the User Interface by Using HTML5, Format the User Interface by Using CSS, Code by Using JavaScript. Exam Code: 98-375 | MVCC Mapped Course: MIS141, MIS241, and OSA125 | Exam Cost: $115


MTA .Net Fundamentals
Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) is a recommended entry point into IT certification and job preparation. MTA .Net Fundamentals will test your understanding of these topics: .NET Framework Concepts, Namespaces and Classes in the .NET Framework, .NET Code Compilation, I/O Classes in the .NET Framework, Security, .NET Languages, and Memory Management. Exam Code: 98-372 | MVCC Mapped Course: MIS289 | Exam Cost: $115


MTA Web Development Fundamentals
Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) is a recommended entry point into IT certification and job preparation. MTA Web Development Fundamentals will test your understanding of these topics: Programming Web Applications, Working with Data and Services, Troubleshooting and Debugging Web Applications, Working with Client-Side Scripting, and Configuring and Deploying Web Applications. Exam Code: 98-363 | MVCC Mapped Course: MIS285 | Exam Cost: $115


Microsoft Office Specialist Word 2013
Demonstrate that you have the skills needed to get the most out of Microsoft Office by earning a Microsoft Office Specialist certification in a specific Office program. Exam Code: 77-418 | MVCC Mapped Course: OSA145 | Exam Cost: $120 (varies)


Microsoft Office Specialist Excel 2013
Demonstrate that you have the skills needed to get the most out of Microsoft Office by earning a Microsoft Office Specialist certification in a specific Office program. Exam Code: 77-420 | MVCC Mapped Course: OSA122 | Exam Cost: $120 (varies)


Microsoft Office Specialist Outlook 2013
Demonstrate that you have the skills needed to get the most out of Microsoft Office by earning a Microsoft Office Specialist certification in a specific Office program. Exam Code: 77-423 | MVCC Mapped Course: OSA116 | Exam Cost: $120 (varies)


Microsoft Office Specialist PowerPoint 2013
Demonstrate that you have the skills needed to get the most out of Microsoft Office by earning a Microsoft Office Specialist certification in a specific Office program. Exam Code: 77-422 | MVCC Mapped Course: OSA230 | Exam Cost: $120 (varies)


Microsoft Office Specialist Access 2013
Demonstrate that you have the skills needed to get the most out of Microsoft Office by earning a Microsoft Office Specialist certification in a specific Office program. Exam Code: 77-424 | MVCC Mapped Course: OSA257 | Exam Cost: $120 (varies)


Visual Communication Using Adobe Photoshop
The Visual Communication Using Adobe Photoshop exam validates entry-level skills in communication corresponding to Photoshop software.

Adobe conducted research to identify the foundational skills students need to effectively communicate using digital media tools. Based on feedback from educators, design professionals, businesses, and educational institutions around the world, the objectives cover entry-level skill expectations for visual communication. MVCC Mapped Course: OSA236 | Exam Cost: $65-80 (varies)


Web Authoring Using Adobe Dreamweaver
The Web Authoring Using Adobe Dreamweaver exam validates entry-level skills in web design corresponding to Dreamweaver software.

Adobe conducted research to identify the foundational skills students need to effectively communicate using digital media tools. Based on feedback from educators, design professionals, businesses, and educational institutions around the world, the objectives cover entry-level skill expectations for web communication. MVCC Mapped Course: OSA135 | Exam Cost: $65-80 (varies)


Interactive Media Using Adobe Flash Professional
The Interactive Media Using Adobe Flash Professional exam validates entry-level skills in rich media design corresponding to Flash Professional software.

Adobe conducted research to identify the foundational skills students need to effectively communicate using digital media tools. Based on feedback from educators, design professionals, businesses, and educational institutions around the world, the objectives cover entry-level skill expectations for rich media communication. MVCC Mapped Course: OSA135 | Exam Cost: $65-80 (varies)


Video Communication Using Adobe Premiere Pro
The Video Communication Using Adobe Premiere Pro exam validates entry-level skills in communication corresponding to Adobe Premiere Pro software.

Adobe conducted research to identify the foundational skills students need to effectively communicate using digital media tools. Based on feedback from educators, design and video professionals, businesses, and educational institutions around the world, the objectives cover entry-level skill expectations for video communication. MVCC Mapped Course: OSA138 | Exam Cost: $65-80 (varies)


Graphic Design & Illustration Using Adobe Illustrator
The Graphic Design & Illustration Using Adobe Illustrator exam validates entry-level skills in graphic design and illustration corresponding to Illustrator software.

Adobe conducted research to identify the foundational skills students need to effectively communicate using digital media tools. Based on feedback from educators, design professionals, businesses, and educational institutions around the world, the objectives cover entry-level skill expectations for graphic design and illustration. MVCC Mapped Course: OSA234 | Exam Cost: $65-80 (varies)


Print & Digital Media Publication Using Adobe InDesign
The Print & Digital Media Publication Using Adobe InDesign exam validates entry-level skills in publishing corresponding to InDesign software.

Adobe conducted research to identify the foundational skills students need to effectively communicate using digital media tools. Based on feedback from educators, design professionals, businesses, and educational institutions around the world, the objectives cover entry-level skill expectations for print and digital media publishing. MVCC Mapped Course: OSA235 | Exam Cost: $65-80 (varies)


QuickBooks Certified User
Bookkeeping in the 21st Century requires more than knowledge of GAAP principles or an eye for detail—students need relevant computing skills. Intuit® QuickBooks, the industry leader in managerial accounting software for small business, provides an easy-to-understand platform for students to grasp accounting concepts while honing skills in the most prevalent bookkeeping application in small business today. Students can validate their QuickBooks knowledge by becoming an Intuit QuickBooks Certified User (QBCU). MVCC Mapped Course: OSA249 | Exam Cost: $150 (varies)


COMMON Business Computing Associate
CBCA is where the road to CCBCP starts. If you are a recent technology program graduate and have two years of experience, you are well on the way to being ready for the exam. A passing score signifies that COMMON attests to your professional competence, and to the knowledge and skills represented by defined tasks in the exam. As a CBCA certificate holder you will gain a distinct competitive advantage within your present organization, or, if your situation demands, the ever-growing crowd of job seekers. And, you will be on the way to the full CCBCP credential. MVCC Mapped Course: MIS AAS Degree | Exam Cost: $125-300 (varies)

High School Equivalency Testing (HSE)

Students and community residents who have not attained their high school diploma may acquire their Illinois High School Equivalency (HSE). Moraine Valley offers the computerized GED test and the paper version of the HiSET test.  The Illinois High School Equivalency test covers knowledge in the basic subject areas of reading, writing, math, science and social studies. Register to take the GED® or the HiSET.

Illinois Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Professional Certification (IAODAPCA)

The Illinois Certification Board (ICB) is responsible for these computer based tests.  Moraine Valley is an official test site and administers counselor certifications which include the CADC and CRSS exams. For more information regarding scheduling an exam visit their website.    

Certified Nursing Assistant Testing (CNA)

The Illinois Nurse Aide Testing Program is responsible for the written competency exam as required by the Illinois Department of Public Health. Moraine Valley is a test site, for the program, and administers the paper version of the exam on a monthly basis. Examinees must bring a government issued state ID and know their social security number for the exam.  Learn more about the Moraine Valley Nurse Aide Program including program requirements and certification details. You may also visit the Illinois Nurse Aide website for more information.  

Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) Testing

Moraine Valley is an authorized ATI Testing Site and offers the most current TEAS test used for admission into the MVCC Nursing Program. The TEAS test covers knowledge of Reading and Comprehension, Writing, Science, and Math. Learn more about the Nursing Program Admission requirements

KAPLAN Test

This admissions test is administered to applicants pursuing the LPN Bridge program at Moraine Valley.  The computer based test is 90 minutes and contains 85 questions.  In order to schedule for the exam applicants must have completed all their paperwork and received an authorization letter.  For more information visit LPN Transition Program.

American Medical Technologies (AMT)

AMT is a national agency with seven specific healthcare related certifications. AMT utilizes Pearson VUE to administer the different exams and Moraine Valley is an Authorized Pearson VUE test site.  All test are computer based and applicants can register for an exam at the AMT website.

Distance Proctored Exams

Test proctoring is available to students and community residents enrolled in courses at other educational institutions. The student should contact Testing Services in advance to make arrangements regarding forms to be submitted prior to testing appointment. A current government issued ID is required to have your exam proctored in the Testing Center.

Testing Policies

  • A valid Moraine Valley student ID is required to take an instructor’s test in the Testing Center. You may obtain an ID in the Student Services center, near S100.
  • A government issued photo ID is required for all assessment tests.
  • Cell phones, smart watches, iPod/iPad, tablets, laptops, Bluetooth or any other electronic devices are prohibited in the Testing Center or Accuplacer Lab area.
  • No food or drink is permitted in the Testing Center or testing lockers. These items must be disposed of before entering the Testing Center.
  • Children are not permitted in the Testing Services area, nor can they be left alone on campus.

Group Placement Testing Registration

Faculty Make-up/Online Course Testing Hours

Spring and Fall Office Hours

Mon.-Thurs. 8:30 a.m.-8:30 p.m. (last test is given at 7:30 p.m.)
Fri. 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. (last test is given at 3:30 p.m.)
Sat. 8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. (last test is given at 12:00 p.m.)
Sun. Closed

Summer Office Hours
Mon.-Thurs. 8:30 a.m. – 8:30 p.m. (last seating is at 6:30 p.m.)
Fri. 8:30 a.m.-Noon (last test seating at 10 a.m.)
Sat. 8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. (last test seating is at 10:30 a.m.)

Click the “Schedule an Exam” link above to schedule a testing appointment.  The Exam Group for MVCC Course exams is “Proctored Exams.”

Testing appointments must be made at least 12 hours in advance.  If you’re having difficulty making a testing appointment, call the Testing Center at (708) 974-5309.

Placement Testing Hours

Spring and Fall Office Hours

Fri. 8:30-4:30 (last seating is at 2:30 p.m.)

Sat. 8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. (last test seating is at 10:30 a.m.)

Sun. Closed

Summer Office Hours

Mon.-Thurs. 8:30 a.m. – 8:30 p.m. (last seating is at 6:30 p.m.)

Fri. 8:30 a.m.-Noon (last test seating at 10 a.m.)

Sat. 8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. (last test seating is at 10:30 a.m.)

Notable Hours

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