The Testing Center offers the following services:
- Computerized and paper/pencil testing for BHC students
- Proctor arrangements for off-site students taking online classes through Black Hawk College
- Proctoring arrangement for non-BHC courses and students ($10 fee will apply)
- Placement testing (ACCUPLACER)
- PearsonVue testing (available at Quad-Cities Campus only)
- GED®/Constitution testing (available at Quad-Cities Campus only)
The Testing Center requires a photo ID and your student ID number for all BHC testing. Lockers are available for storing personal items during testing.
Accuplacer and Testing Center Hours
The Quad-Cities Campus Testing Center requires a photo ID and your student ID number for all BHC testing. Lockers are available for storing personal items during testing.
All items, except those allowed for your exam, are to be placed in the storage lockers. This includes, but is not limited to: Cell phones (muted), smart watches/fitbits, keys/pocket content, books/notebooks, backpacks, hats/caps, purses/wallets, drinks/food and outerwear.
PLACEMENT TESTING (ACCUPLACER) SCHEDULE
Monday-Thursday Testing offered: 8 a.m., 10 a.m., 12 p.m., 2 p.m.
November: 7, 9, 10, 14, 15, 16, 17, 21, 22, 23, 28, 29, 30
Dec 1, 5-8, 19-22
Dec 12-15: Finals week – walk in only
Dec 23-Jan 2: BHC Closed
Friday Testing offered: 8 a.m., 10 a.m., 12 p.m.
Nov 4, 18
Dec 2, 9
Dec 16: Finals week – walk in only
Dec 23-Jan 2: BHC Closed
Holidays may affect center hours. Please Register for ACCUPLACER Testing to view specific dates and hours.
Note: Please bring a picture ID and your BHC student ID number. You will be required to wear a mask.
Allow at least two (2) hours to complete the test.
Lockers are provided to store personal belongings.
We can only do a maximum of eight (8) Accuplacer testers at a time due to social distancing.
COMPUTERIZED TESTING & PAPER/PENCIL TESTING HOURS
2022 Fall Semester (Monday, August 22 - Thursday, December 22)
Monday - Thursday | 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. | Test must be completed by 5 p.m.
Friday | 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. | Test must be completed by 3 p.m.
Tests for online classes as well as tests for East Campus faculty and distance learning classes are taken at the East Campus Testing Center.
Exams are given only during testing hours. Although appointments for testing are not necessary, we do require that you allow enough time to complete your test during the scheduled hours. You must bring a photo ID and student identification number to take your exams.
COMPUTERIZED TESTING & PAPER AND PENCIL TESTING HOURS
2022 Fall Semester Hours
Monday, August 22 – Friday, December 16
PHOTO ID AND STUDENT IDENTIFICATION NUMBER:
Required for all tests
Monday: 9:00am to 1:00pm
Tuesday: 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Thursday: 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Friday: 9:00am to 1:00pm
And by appointment