Testing Services

Stanly Community College offers a variety testing services depending on the student’s needs.  Below is a comprehensive listing of testing services offered by the College.  After determining the specific test they need, students should contact the appropriate department and obtain more information regarding that particular test.

COMPASS and  ASSET placement tests(required for students  entering degree and diploma programs).

TEAS ,Test of Essential Academic Skills (required for admission to the Associate Degree Nursing program and offered by invitation only)

Interest tests and personality inventory assessments including the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator, the Strong Interest Inventory,  the NC CAREERS guidance software program, and the Bridges computerized guidance Program through CFNC .

Credit by Exam is offered to students whose proficiency in a particular course’s subject matter may be demonstrated by completing a test prior to enrollment in the course.   Upon successfully completing the Credit by Exam, a grade of CE is awarded for the course and applied toward graduation requirements.