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  Sep 24, 2023
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Student Services: Assessment and Certification

Assessment and Certification Centers

Florida State College at Jacksonville assessment and certification centers are dedicated to providing access to high quality services for students. Our focus is to provide meaningful services to students while promoting the academic, career and personal goals of the individuals we serve. We adhere to National College Testing Association (NCTA) Professional Standards and Guidelines.

For your convenience, assessment centers can be found at each campus or center location. Additional information on each specific location is available at However, not every test is available at every location, so please research the test you wish to take before traveling to any specific Assessment Center. Information may be found at

About Our Centers

Many students will use the centers throughout their academic career, which may include placement testing, faculty make-up exams, and industry certifications. The centers’ primary focus is to offer a professional testing experience to our FSCJ students. For each test administration, there are guidelines for testing.

  • Testing is by appointment only.
  • Every testing candidate must have a government issued, photo ID to test.
  • All centers strictly enforce FSCJ’s Academic Honesty Policy.

Testing for Distance Learning Students

Distance Learning Proctored Testing for Local Student

Distance Learning Proctored Testing is available for FSCJ online courses, as well as FSCJ hybrid courses that elect to utilize our proctoring services. Distance Learning Proctored Testing is currently offered at a variety of Florida State College at Jacksonville Campus Locations. To schedule an appointment, visit For more information, visit or contact a Distance Learning Assessment Specialist by email at

Distance Learning Remote Testing

Remote Site Testing is available for Distance Learning students. For details, visit

Closer Than You Think

Florida State College at Jacksonville has several options for credit by examination whereby you may earn college credits for what you have learned in life or on the job. This may allow you to skip some courses and complete your degree faster. The cost of earning credit by exam is oftentimes less than half the cost of tuition, and don’t forget the savings of your valuable time!

Students may earn up to 45 semester hours credit towards a degree through credit by examination. Learn more by visiting the Credit by Exams webpage at

Licensure and Certification Disclosure

FSCJ Career and Technical Education programs are designed to meet local and national workforce needs. FSCJ is unable to guarantee that its programs will meet licensure requirements in any other state besides Florida. If you are considering employment in a state other than Florida, please check this list ( to ensure that FSCJ’s program meets the curriculum requirements to sit for licensure or certification testing in that state. Other states may have additional requirements such as a specific number of years’ experience or additional coursework before sitting for their state testing. Students are advised to review the local and state licensure and certification guidelines before relocating to another state to check for any changes or updates to their specific laws.