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OSHE Restart Plan (December 22, 2020)

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    • Services

      Besides the Placement Testing, the Testing Center also provides:

      • College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) testing provides students of any age with the opportunity to get undergraduate college credit for what they already know through a series of exams in college courses. This test is administered to HCCC and non-HCCC students by appointment. Starting January 2004, military personnel will have the option of taking government-funded CLEP exams at the testing center. Please be advised that the current CLEP exam fee is $80. For more information on the CLEP exams, go to  
      • The PRAXIS Series: Professional Assessments for Beginning Teachers is a set of assessments that provides accurate, reliable information used by various educational agencies to make licensing decisions for beginning teachers. Examinees register at ETS. For information and to download registration application, go to  

      Spanish Proficiency Test:

      • Spanish-speaking students who are interested in enrolling in bilingual classes are administered the Spanish Proficiency Test to determine their proficiency in Spanish. 
      Video Courses Exams:
      • Students enrolled in video courses may take their midterms and final exams in the Testing Center by appointment. 
      Exit Tests (Post Tests):
      • ESL Level 4, Level 5 and recommended Level 3 students are tested in December for the Fall semester and in April for the Spring semester,
      • Students in Basic Math and Basic Algebra courses are tested at the end of each semester by the Testing Center.
    • Contact Information

      HCCC Testing and Assessment
      Gabert Library
      71 Sip Ave., Lower Level
      Jersey City, NJ 07306
      (201) 360-4190