Assessment Center

COVID-19 Impacts

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Due to the "Stay Home” order issued by the Governor, the Assessment Center is not able to proctor in-person testing.  However, our office is offering ACCUPLACER - College Placement Testing and the TEAS (for Nursing or Allied Health program), remotely .

View campus updates on how SPSCC is operating during the "Stay Home" order.

Assessment Center tests

Automotive Service Excellence Certification Test (ASE) - Not offered at this time

ASE logoASE / Prometric Testing: Candidates register and pay for exams at Prometric before making an appointment for proctoring at our Center. To schedule a test time for taking your exam at SPSCC, go to RegisterBlast and complete the steps. ASE / Prometric exams are only offered at our Olympia Campus, Building 22, Suite 201. There are no walk-in times for ASE Certification exams.

  • Bring a valid government-issued ID.
  • Bring your ASE / Prometric number with you.
  • Power down cell phone (phones are not allowed with testers during exams, storage is available).
  • Email assessment@spscc.edu with any questions or concerns.
Outside Proctoring for Other Colleges or Universities - Not offered at this time

The Assessment Center offers online scheduling and payment of proctored exams, for students attending another college who need to have a test proctored.

Students are responsible for ensuring that their participating college or university accepts the SPSCC Assessment Center as a proctor and is able to send the exam to us in time for your scheduled appointment. This includes any proctor verification forms your institution may require.

If the exam is a paper and pencil exam, allow up to 10 days for shipping, unless your institution provides expedited shipping.

Candidates register and pay for exams at RegisterBlast.

  • Bring a valid government-issued ID.
  • Power down cell phone (phones are not allowed with testers during exams, storage is available).
  • Email assessment@spscc.edu with any questions or concerns.
Make-up and Accommodated Exams for SPSCC Courses - Not offered at this time

Students are responsible to schedule enough time for their instructor to provide testing materials to the Assessment Center. Please schedule your exam at least 24 hours in advance.

  • Email assessment@spscc.edu with your name, class, instructor, and the date and time you would like to schedule.
  • We will respond to your email quickly during our hours of operation.
  • Once we confirm your appointment, notify your instructor of the appointment time, so they can coordinate sending us the testing materials. Your instructor can send the information early; we will store and secure the exam until your scheduled date.
ATI TEAS Test

During the ‘Stay Home’ order, you can take the TEAS test from the safety of your home. To keep your testing session as stress-free as possible, take your time completing the steps below. Check the technical requirements for your computer and troubleshoot any problems prior to the day of the test. If you need technical support, contact ATI at 1-800-667-7531.

About the ATI TEAS Test

The ATI TEAS (Test of Essential Academic Skills) is designed specifically to assess a students’ preparedness entering the health science fields. The ATI TEAS Test will be administered as a part of your basic admissions requirements. The ATI TEAS Test is similar to the SAT or ACT; however, it is designed specifically for health science schools like Nursing or Allied Health. The score you receive on the ATI TEAS Test will help schools determine your readiness for a Nursing or Allied Health program.

The ATI TEAS Test is comprised of 170 questions set up in a multiple-choice format. Questions are designed to test the basic academic skills you will need to perform in class in the areas of: Reading, Math, Science and English and Language Usage.

Learn more about the ATI TEAS Test.

Step 1

Create an account with ATI at atitesting.com – Keep good records of you user name and password; they will be necessary to take the TEAS and to access your test results.

Step 2

Register and pay for the TEAS through your ATI account – Select the online store, chose ‘Register for the TEAS’. You will choose SPSCC as your remote testing location. You will receive a confirmation email from ATI showing your scheduled date and time for the TEAS.

Step 3

Carefully read the Student Quick Start Guide and follow the directions to be sure that you and your computer are ready for the TEAS assessment using Proctorio; this must be done prior to your testing day. If your computer is not ready before your scheduled exam, you will miss out on your scheduled test time and have to contact ATI for further directions. For technical support, please call ATI at 1-800-667-7531.

Step 4

Watch the Proctorio Student Orientation Video. More helpful information can be found at ATI TEAS Exam with Proctorio.

For help with ATI accounts, technical requirements and scheduling questions, please contact ATI.

If you have questions for the SPSCC Assessment Center, please contact assessment@spscc.edu.

SPSCC Nursing

Step 5

After you register for the TEAS with ATI, you will receive an email from SPSCC by the afternoon of the next business day. This email will contain the assessment IDs and directions for practice test and your TEAS exam. It is imperative that you have your computer ready and know how to locate the exam prior to your scheduled testing day.