At GGC Testing Services, our commitment to students provides the highest quality testing services, both computer-based and paper-based, which require a secure and standardized testing environment that is free of distractions and interruptions.
GGC subscribes to the professional standards of the National College Testing Association (NCTA), the Georgia College Testing Association and is a member of the Consortium of College Testing Centers for Distance Learning (CCTC). The Office of Testing Services subscribes to the Fair Code of Testing Practices in Education published by the American Psychological Association (APA). The Georgia Gwinnett College Testing Center is nationally certified by the National College Testing Association.
Please note that a valid government issued photo ID is required for all tests.
Placement testing takes place during the week (Monday – Friday) and the second Saturday of each month.
To make an appointment to take the placement exam, use the online registration form. When you arrive on testing day, make sure to bring a picture ID and, for students who have applied to GGC, have your student ID number. With the exception of WritePlacer, the exam is not timed, but plan on spending, at least, three hours completing the test prior to the Testing Service' closing time.
The fee for the placement exam is $20 for GGC applicants; $50 for non-GGC applicants and $10 for re-takes. Only one placement retake is allowed. GGC accepts the following credit cards, in your name only and you must have the card with you: VISA, MasterCard, American Express and Discover. Other forms of payment include debit cards or a money order payable to Georgia Gwinnett College. GGC does not accept personal checks or cash for testing.
Register to take the placement test.