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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 on the Assessment & Certification webpage. 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.

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 the Assessment and Certification webpage. For more information, visit the Local Online Testing webpage 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 the Remote Site Testing webpage.

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.

Licensure and Certification Disclosure

FSCJ Career and Technical Education programs are designed to meet local workforce needs. FSCJ is unable to guarantee that its programs will meet licensure or certification requirements in any other state besides Florida. If you are considering employment in a state other than Florida, please visit the Licensure and Certification Disclosure webpage to ensure that FSCJ’s program meets the educational requirements to sit for licensure or certification testing in that state. Other states may have additional requirements for their state exams, such as a specific number of years’ experience or additional coursework. FSCJ updates the Licensure and Certification Table annually, but students are encouraged to review the local and state licensure and certification guidelines to check for any changes or updates to that state’s laws before relocating to another state.

Florida State College at Jacksonville is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate and baccalaureate degrees. Degree-granting institutions also may offer credentials such as certificates and diplomas at approved degree levels. Questions about the accreditation of Florida State College at Jacksonville may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (

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Florida State College at Jacksonville does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, disability, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, gender, age, sex, sexual orientation/expression, marital status, veteran status, pregnancy or genetic information in its programs, activities and employment. For more information, visit the Equal Access/Equal Opportunity page.

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