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 Testing Center

CELSA - English HESI A2 - Nursing Proctor Services Instructor Instructions Classroom Support

Overview

Chandler-Gilbert Community College offers Testing Services at two locations, the Pecos Campus and the Williams Campus.  Both locations provide course placement testing and academic testing to assist students as they pursue their career, education and personal goals.
 
Placement testing is REQUIRED for English, Math and Reading.  Students may take the Placement Test at either the Pecos Campus or Williams Campus.
 
Placement Testing
Required in order to register for English. Math or Reading
  • Placement Test (re-testing):
    Per Chandler-Gilbert Community College Catalog and Student Handbook, Course placement scores will be valid for two years. Reading Placement scores that indicate "exempt from CRE101" Do Not Expire. Students will be permitted one re-test in English, reading, or math level at least a 24-hour waiting period. One additional re-test is permitted no sooner than three months from the oldest valid score date at any course placement testing site.
CELSA
English as a second language testing
 
Classroom Support Testing
Make-up exams, online courses and disability-related accommodations
 
HESI A2 (Nursing)
For Students seeking admission into the Maricopa Nursing Program
 
Proctor Testing
Available for non-CGCC students

Testing Regulations

All testers ARE REQUIRED to present a valid and current picture identification before testing.
(This includes students under the age of 18).

The ID presented must be original, not a photocopy or reproduction.
 

Acceptable forms of photo ID include:​

Unacceptable forms of photo ID include:

  • A current, valid, state-issued driver's license or state issued identification card
  • School ID (current school year)
  • Passport or passport card (current)Passport or passport card (current)
  • A United States Military ID (active duty, reserve, and retired)
  • International passport
  • Matricula Consular
  • Other international government identification
  • Arizona learner's permit
  • Permanent Resident ID
  • Tribal ID
  • Employment authorization
  • Naturalization Card
  • Charge, bank, credit or check cashing card
  • Employee ID
  • Photo ID issued for promotional purposes (e.g. amusement park)
  • Birth Certificate
  • Social Security Card
  • Organization Membership Card
  • Child Find ID Card
  • Police Report of stolen wallet or purse
  • Parents Photo ID
  • Graduation Photo
  • Fishing or Hunting License
  • Web page with photo
 

Testing Regulations

  • Students who need special testing accommodations must be registered with the CGCC Disability Resources Office and must schedule an appointment for testing by calling 480-732-7159

  • FREE lockers are provided for your items at the Pecos and Williams Campus Testing Center (no personal or electronic devices of any kind are permitted in the testing rooms)

  • Only students who are testing and proctors are permitted in the Pecos and Williams Campus Testing Center.  Children are not allowed in the testing center and children 18 years old and younger cannot be left unattended. (AR 2.4.10)

  • Academic Misconduct - Students must adhere to MCCCD Academic Misconduct (AR 2.3.11) regulations that prohibit cheating

  • Cheating includes, but is not limited to, the use of unauthorized assistance in taking tests.  If you are suspected of Academic Misconduct your exam may be voided.  The matter will be referred to the instructor and faculty division chair for further review and, if applicable, disciplinary action.

​Placement Testing

Once you have completed your CGCC Admissions Steps, completing the Placement Test is the second step in your educational journey.  The Placement Test will determine your skill level in English, Reading and Math.  The Placement Test results allow you and your academic advisor to determine which courses are best for you are you begin your education at Chandler-Gilbert Community College (CGCC).  Follow these 3 steps to complete the Placement Test:

 
Step 1:  Prepare and Review Sample Questions

Step 2:  Bring the following with you to your Placement Testing Appointment

Note:  There is no cost for the Placement Test services if you intend to enroll at one of the ten Maricopa Community Colleges.  Free Lockers are provided for personal items.

Step 3:  For the Placement Test choose the location of your choice:

Note:  If you are requesting special accommodations for testing you must be registered with Disability Resources and Services (DRS) office, for additional information regarding special accommodations please call the DRS office at 480.857.5188.  If you already have accommodations, please call the Testing Center to schedule your appointment at 480.732.7159 Pecos Campus or 480.988.8000 Williams Campus.

 

Request for Official Test Scores

To request official test scores to be sent to an Educational Institution, please complete the following: 

  1. Request for Official Test Score Form Request for Official Test Scores Form.pdfRequest for Official Test Scores Form.pdf
  2. Include a current copy of your picture I.D.                                  Note: Picture and personal information must be clearly visible to process the request.

​Announcements

Spring Break Hours: March 16th - March 18th Open 8:00a - 5:00p (last check-in 3:00p). Last check-in times will vary based on the type of exam. Visit our Location & Hours page. Closed March 19th - 22nd.

 

CLOSED on Fridays and Saturdays mid-May thru mid-August
* Hours may vary due to scheduled staff training or campus holidays.  Please plan accordingly!


Students with Disabilities

If you are a student with a disability and need to make special accommodations, please notify the Testing Center staff and contact the Disability Resources and Services office at 480.857.5188


Information for Students

Students who have completed an approved placement exam (ACCUPLACER) at another institution must have the official test scores sent from that institutions Testing Center.

Send to:

Chandler-Gilbert Community College
Testing Services
2626 East Pecos Road
Chandler, AZ 85225

or by fax:

480.732.7241

or email:

testing@cgc.edu.

Please including the following information:

Name
CGCC student ID
and contact information.

Location & Hours

Pecos Campus

​2626 East Pecos Road
Chandler, AZ   85225-2499
Coyote Center, Second Floor
Phone:  480.732.7159
Fax:  480.732.7241
Email:  testing@cgc.edu

Pecos Hours

Spring Break Hours:

March 16th - March 18th Open 8:00a - 5:00p (last check-in 3:00p). Last check-in times will vary based on the type of exam. Closed March 19th - 22nd.

Monday - Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 6:45 p.m.

Friday
8:00 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.
 
Each exam has a different last check-in
time please see below

Pecos - Attention Students

Pecos Student must arrive at the Testing Center with adequate time to complete the exam, first come, first serve

All exams are collected 15 minutes prior to closing, please plan accordingly

Picture I.D & 8-digit Student ID (this includes students under the age of 18)





Williams Campus

​7360 East Tahoe Avenue
Mesa, AZ   85212-0908
Bluford Hall, BLU 101
Phone:  480.988.8163
Fax:  480.988.8130
Email:  wctesting@cgc.edu

Williams Hours

Spring Break Hours:

March 16th - March 18th Open 8:00a - 5:00p (last check-in 3:00p). Last check-in times will vary based on the type of exam. Closed March 19th - 22nd.

Williams Campus Testing Services are by APPOINTMENT ONLY!

Make-up Testing Exams must call to make an appointment at 480.988.8163.

*Hours may vary due to scheduled staff training or campus holidays.  Please plan accordingly!

Williams - Attention Students

Williams Campus Testing Services are by APPOINTMENT ONLY!

Williams Campus Testing Services includes Placement testing as well as make-up exams

Expanded testing options are available at the Pecos Campus

Set your Placement Test Appointment online!

Online Appointment Reservation - WILLIAMS CAMPUS​

Pecos Campus Testing last check-in times

Placement Testing Walk-in Hours (ACCUPLACER)
  • Allow 2.5 to 3 hours for completion of all three subject areas.
  • Allow one hour per assessment for completion of one subject.
  • All exams are stopped 15 minutes before closing.
  • 8-digit Maricopa Student ID number is required for testing.
  • All testers are required to present a current picture I.D. (This includes students under the age of 18).
  • Students taking the placement for a non-Maricopa college will be charge a proctoring fee of $20.00.
  • First come, first serve. Please plan accordingly.

Monday - Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 6:45 p.m.
(Last Check-in at 3:30 p.m. for all 3 subject areas)

Friday
8:00 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.
(Last Check-in at 12:00 p.m. for all 3 subject areas)
 
Saturday Schedule & Hours Spring 2015:
8:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
(Last Check-in at 10:30 a.m.)
 
January 17 & 31 (Closed on Jan. 24th)
February 7, 21, 28 (Closed Feb. 14th)
March 7, 14, 28, (Closed Mar. 19th - 21st)
April 4, 11, 18, 25
May 2, 9  

 
PLACEMENT TESTING INFORMATION
 
Instructional Testing Hours
 
Online/Hybrid/Make-up Classroom Exams
  • Students must know their instructor's name, course and exam.
  • Students must arrive at the Testing Center with adequate time to complete the exam (per instructor's guidelines).
  • All exams are collected 15 minutes before closing.
  • All testers are required to present a current picture I.D. (This includes students under the age of 18).
  • 8-digit Maricopa Student ID number is required for testing.
  • Instructional exams (class exam) if appropriate, student are responsible for providing their own testing supplies (scantrons, calculators, pencils, etc.).
  • First come, first serve. Please plan accordingly.

Monday - Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 6:45 p.m.
(Last Check-in at 5:30 p.m.)

Friday
8:00 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.
(Last Check-in at 1:00 p.m.)
 
Saturday Schedule & Hours Spring 2015:
8:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. (Last Check-in at 10:30 a.m.)
 
January 17 & 31 (Closed on Jan. 24th)
February 7, 21, 28 (Closed Feb. 14th)
March 7, 14, 28, (Closed Mar. 19th - 21st)
April 4, 11, 18, 25
May 2, 9

 
HESI-A2 (Nursing Entrance Exam) Testing Hours
  • Students must arrive at the Testing Center with adequate time to complete the exam.
  • Cost: $40.00 NO REFUNDS and cost is subject to change.
  • Students testing for a school outside the Maricopa Community College District must also pay a $20.00 proctoring Fee and schedule an appointment. Please ask the proctor about additional fees before you test.
  • All testers are required to present a current picture I.D. (This includes students under the age of 18).
  • 8-digit Maricopa Student ID number is required for testing.
  • HESI-A2 is a 4 hour exam, please plan accordingly.
  • First come, first serve. Please plan accordingly.

Monday - Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
(Last Check-in is at 2:00 p.m.)

Friday
8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
(Last Check-in is at 9:30 a.m.)
 
Saturday
NO HESI-A2 Testing Available