What is NCTA?   Latest News
The National College Testing Association (NCTA) is a non-profit organization of testing professionals working in post-secondary institutions, in companies with test-related products and services, and in other professional testing venues. NCTA was organized in 2000.

The NCTA's Mission
  • Enhance professional testing practices
  • Offer opportunities for professional development
  • Encourage professional support activities
  • Advance collaborative efforts among testing professionals, testing companies, and other policy-making agencies


NCTA 2021 Virtual Conference Call for Proposals is Now Open!

If you would like to propose a program session for the 2021 NCTA virtual conference, please complete the Call for Proposals Submission Form.

Be A Sponsor and Exhibitor!

Do you want the opportunity to share your product or service with the NCTA membership? Then, you won't want to miss out on being a conference sponsor. All sponsors are given a spot in our virtual exhibit hall where you can live chat with attendees, share promo videos, and much more! At some levels you will also have the opportunity to present a sponsor workshop. Click here for more information >>

Need A Proctor?   NCTA Services

NCTA Proctoring Network (NPN)

NCTA supports distance learning by providing this free web-based referral service. The Proctoring Network 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.


NCTA Standards
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.