Testing Center

Welcome to the Placement and Credential Testing Center

The CCD Placement and Credential Testing Center provides access for students and the community to meet their academic and professional goals through evaluation of past experience, industry credentials, and exams that may qualify you for credit and for proctored, placement, and credentialing exams and portfolios.

Test Scheduling

Schedule your appointment 24 hours in advance in our self-registration system.

Need help scheduling?

Hours of Operation

Monday: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday: closed
Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Thursday: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Sunday: closed

Please arrive at least 15 minutes before your test time to be checked in and ready to test. Arriving late can result in decreasing your test time.

Services We Offer

CCD students can take their online proctored, make-up, or accomodated tests here at no cost.

English and Math

Decide if you would like additional support in your English and Math courses. This includes self-assessment, high school learning, and the Accuplacer test.

Language and ESL Placement Exams

Earn credit and get placed in the correct world language course or test your English proficiency. This includes the TOEFL, CLEP, and FLATS exams as well as momentum credit portfolio exams for Spanish.

Nursing Placement Exam

All students who wish to enter our nursing program must take the TEAS nursing certification (ATI) exam.

Biology Placement

Placement exams available to get credit for BIO 2101 or BIO 2102

Pearson VUE GED

Earn your high school equivalency diploma by successfully completing the Pearson VUE GED exam.

Pearson Vue

Pearson Vue provides certifications for a wide range of careers. Some notable ones Colorado Insurance, CompTIA, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Office.

Certiport

Certiport provides certifications for AutoDesk and IC3 Digital Literacy.

Kryterion

Kryterion provides certifications for a wide range of careers. Some notable ones Salesforce, Certified Administrator, Fire Fighters, aerospace technician, construction manager, and retail store facilities management.

Meazure Learning

Meazure provides a wide range of professional exams including many health industry certifications.

TOEFL

TOEFL validates your proficiency in French, German, and Spanish.

NTN (National Testing Network

This exam is used as an entrance exam by police officers and firefighters.

EPIC Distance Testing

A healthcare certification exam

Students enrolled at other colleges across the country can take their distance exams at our center.

Test Services Rules to Know in Advance:

  • No personal items are permitted in the labs.
  • When you check in, you will receive instruction on what items will be available for you during the test, and if breaks will be allowed.
  • Once you enter the facility, you will be required to put all personal items in a locker and submit to a scan.
  • If you are confused while checking-in, ask!

View a full list of rules

Parking

The Placement and Credential Testing Center is in the Confluence Building of the Community College of Denver. It is accessible by light rail, car, and bicycle. For more information on parking and transportation, refer to the AHEC Parking website.

Auraria Campus | Community College of Denver Placement and Credential Testing Center
800 Curtis St. Confluence Building, Room 216
Denver CO, 80204

Inclement Weather Closures

The Community College of Denver may suddenly close or delay opening due to inclement weather. Please call 1.877.556.3637 or monitor information about closures at hmionline.net/weather