The Testing Services Center serves as a central clearinghouse for student placement and assessment at AAMU. Systematic data profiles which indicate student trends are developed and disseminated to appropriate professional personnel to assist in academic advising, curriculum development, career education, and job placement.
Additionally, the Center administers agency tests as a service to AAMU and to the local constituency. Such tests include, but are not limited to, the ACT, AECTP, CLEP, GED, LSAT, PRAXIS, and SAT. Registration packets are available for the DAT, GMAT, GRE, MCAT, NTE, TOEFL and other examinations. Information concerning tests, dates, and procedures can be obtained from the Testing Services Center, which is located in Suite 200 Buchanan Hall.
GED Test Dates:
The GED is administered based on appointments
established at www.ged.com.
pre-register to take the GED. The
GED is computer based and the cost for the entire test is $120. Retest fees are $30 per part to
re-test. Fees and
registration must be done online at www.ged.com. You will be
required to create an online account in order to complete the registration
GED Tests cannot be taken online; beware of web sites and other sources that tell you otherwise.
You can take the GED Tests almost anywhere in the United States and Canada and internationally at any of the 3,400 Official GED Testing Centers, but you cannot earn a GED credential (sometimes called a diploma or certificate) on the Internet.
CLEP Test Dates:
CLEP is given by appointment. Appointments must be made in the AAMU Testing Office at least a day in advance of testing.
Save Time. Save Money. Take CLEP.
The College-Level Examination Program® (CLEP) gives you the opportunity to receive college credit for what you already know by earning qualifying scores on any of 34 examinations. Earn credit for knowledge you've acquired through independent study, prior course work, on-the-job training, professional development, cultural pursuits, or internships.
How CLEP Helps You
Save time. Depending on your college's CLEP policy, a satisfactory score on a CLEP exam can earn you from 3 to 12 college credits.
Save money. The cost of a CLEP exam is $100 (The Fee is comprised of a $20 administration fee charged by Alabama A&M University and a $80 testing fee), a fraction of the tuition and fees for the corresponding course.
Make college more interesting. Skip general introductory courses and move on to more advanced classes, or explore new and challenging academic areas.
Graduate on time. CLEP can help you to the finish line if you're a few credits shy of graduation.
Satisfy a proficiency requirement. Demonstrate your ability in college math or a foreign language.