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Second Temple University Site Achieves Test Center Certification

Congratulations to Temple University's Ambler Campus Institutional Research and Assessment (IRA) Exam Services for achieving Test Center Certification from the National College Testing Association.  This is the second Temple site to achieve certification.  Test Center Certification indicates that a test center operates under the highest accepted standards and procedures for all types of testing.

Temple University, located in Philadelphia, PA, is a public research university that was founded in 1884 and today it has over 39,000 students in over 400 degree programs offered at seven campuses and sites in Pennsylvania and four international locations.  Temple is among the world's largest providers of professional education (law, medicine, podiatry, pharmacy, dentistry, and architecture).


 

North Carolina Central University Achieves Test Center Certification

Congratulations to North Carolina Central University for achieving Test Center Certification from the National College Testing Association.  Test Center Certification indicates that a test center operates under the highest accepted standards and procedures for all types of testing.

Located in Durham, North Carolina, North Carolina Central University was established in 1909 and opened on July 5, 2010.  President Woodrow Wilson contributed support for the school's founding.  The school has over 9,000 students and offers degrees at the bachelor, master, and doctorate level.  Like many schools, it has gone thru a number of name changes over the years until 1969 when it was named North Carolina Central University.


 

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Nominating Committee Accepting Nominations for 2018 Board Elections

The NCTA Nominating Committee is accepting nominations for the 2018 election of board positions.  In accordance with the bylaws, the Nominating Committee collects and reviews nominations and compiles the final ballot. Voting will take place in April.

This year, there are three seats to be filled; each seat represents a three year term on the Governing Council beginning with the September 2018 conference and ending with the 2021 conference.. >> More

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Consortium of College Testing Centers

The Consortium of College Testing Centers (CCTC) is a referral service provided by the National College Testing Association (NCTA) to facilitate distance learning. The purpose of the CCTC is to make test administration services available to students away from their campuses, particularly at educational institutions. It is a free service for students or others who are seeking a professional location at which to take an exam. All participating test centers must be NCTA members in good standing and are expected to adhere to the CCTC guidelines. In addition the testing center must subscribe to and indicate compliance with the NCTA Professional Standards and Guidelines. Listings are only available to operational testing centers and not to individuals or other groups who wish to serve as proctors.  Read More >>

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Professional Standards
NCTA Professional Standards and Guidelines 
 

NCTA has established standards and guidelines for testing centers and testing personnel. A list of test administrators who have endorsed these standards may be found on this website.


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NCTA Test Center Certification

NCTA Test Center Certification

Test Center Certification is the process whereby a testing center undergoes a significant self-assessment to show that it meets the criteria to be identified by NCTA as a certified test center.


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NCTA Consortium of College Testing Centers (CCTC)
CCTC Participant

NCTA supports distance learning by providing this free web-based referral service. The CCTC web page contains a listing of testing centers across the country and abroad that are willing to provide proctoring services to students away from their campuses.

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