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The Learning Centers

We will be conducting Pearson Vue testing, GED, CLEP, HESI  at the Signal Peak Campus

Central Arizona College Testing Centers highly encourage you to be mindful of the following recommendations:

  • ·If you are ill, exposed, or at risk of exposing others, please reschedule your test.
  • ·Wear face covering in public settings; for example, the CAC Testing Center
  • ·Use the hand sanitizing station upon entering the Testing Center.
  • ·We sanitize each workstation prior to and following each use.
  • ·We encourage and enforce the CDC recommendation of Physical Distancing.

The CAC Testing Center is operating under strict protocols. Therefore, it is imperative that you are on time for your scheduled test. You will be required to wait outside the testing center if you arrive more than 5-minutes early.  Late arrivals may lose their appointments. If you know you will be late, please call the Testing Center at 520-494-5405. Our office phone is staffed only during scheduled testing days.

You are required to check in with campus police prior to being permitted on campus. They will ask you questions relating to health, travel, and COVID exposure as part of their screening process. Please allow yourself sufficient time to process through the CAC police checkpoint at our Signal Peak Campus prior to your scheduled test.

Testing Partnerships

Central Arizona College partners with many organizations to provide a secure and reliable testing facility for persons seeking to take Non-CAC exams. Test takers must have an official government issued photo identification in order to test. Fees vary by test. Please contact the Academic Testing Center for further details.


Pearson Vue

Pearson Vue-authorised test centre

We offer a variety of testing through Pearson Vue, including; Technology Certification, GED, and Teacher Certification, just to name a few.

Students should register, schedule, and pay for testing through these websites:


HESIThe HESI exam is conducted by nursing schools as a function of a university or college nursing program. You may also hear it called the HESI A2, the HESI Admission Assessment Exam, or the Evolve Reach A2.

The HESI A2 is a computer-based test consisting of several modules: Math Skills, Reading Comprehension, Vocabulary & General Knowledge, Grammar, and Anatomy & Physiology.

Please contact the Central Arizona College Nursing Program for more details as to which module applies to your certificate/degree.

College Level Examination Program (CLEP)

CLEP (College Level Exam Program)CLEP is a group of standardized tests created and administered by the College Board. These tests assess college-level knowledge in thirty-six subject areas and provide a mechanism for earning college credits without taking college courses.

DANTES may pay for the exam if you are active military


Examity logoExamity is a third party online authentication and proctoring solution designed for the online student who is unable to test at the Central Arizona College Academic Testing Centers or other approved testing locations. For Faculty, Examity offers varying levels of online security from authentication through live proctoring to ensure that the student taking the test is the person who is supposed to be taking the test. Examity is fee-based.  Testers will be charged a fee per test.

Questions and concerns should be directed to the Examity, Dedicated Account Manager, Evan Winter, at . You can also contact support 24/7.

Phone: (855) 392-6489
Live Chat: (Click on the live chat link located at the top and bottom of your Examity® portal)

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Testing Forms

Test Request Form

Remote Proctor Agreement form 

Remote Proctoring Overview (Adobe Acrobat)

Remote Testing Instructions for the Proctor (MS Word fillable form)