The Testing Center at the Tennessee College of Applied Technology – Jackson offers numerous certifications through the following Testing Companies:
- Tennessee Insurance (Must be scheduled through Pearson Vue)
- Comp Tia
- Excelsior College
- And others
Register for a Pearson Vue test at http://www.pearsonvue.com/
Register for a Prometric test at https://www.prometric.com/en-us/Pages/home.aspx
- And many more…
Register for a test at http://www.castleworldwide.com/cww/
ASE (Computer Based Testing)
Go to www.myase.com to register and pay for testing then contact the Testing Center to schedule your test.
Offered Monday-Thursdays at 9AM. This is required for anyone intrested in a health occupations program. Must take and pass before entry into a program. Contact the testing center to schedule this test. You MUST pay and schedule prior to taking the Compass test. The cost for this test is $15.00, which includes the Math and Reading. If you are only taking one part the cost will be $8.00.
The following links can be used to study for the compass test:
HIGH SCHOOL EQUIVALENCY PROGRAM (HSE)
If you are interesting in obtaining your High School Equivalency Diploma (HSE) formerly known as the GED®, you now have 2 options. You may take the GED® test, which is computer based only or you may take the HiSet®, which is computer based or paper based. To find out more information about these tests you may visit the following links OR contact the Testing Center for more information:
All testing is scheduled online. You MUST take an Official Practice Test before taking any HSE tests. Please contact your local Adult Education center to find out more or contact the TCAT testing center.
Click on the following link to view the Tennessee Alternative Diploma Act:http://www.capitol.tn.gov/Bills/108/Bill/SB0105.pdf
To obtain a copy of your official GED® transcript you will need to do the following:
1. A transcript release form must be completed and sent to the testing center. (Transcript cannot be sent out without this!)
The transcript release form can be obtained at TCAT Jackson or by going to the admissions tab on the homepage.
2. There is a charge of $5.oo that must be paid before transcripts can be mailed out. NO CHECKS accepted.
CRC- Career Readiness Certificate
The cost of the full test is $24.00. Visit http://www.act.org/products/workforce-act-national-career-readiness-certificate/ for more information or contact the testing center.
We do testing for Crane Institute, HVAC excellence, online colleges and more! A $20 per hour fee may be required for some testing.