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Placement Tests

Free Placement Testing Options: By Appointment Only!

Appointments for placement testing are available now!


ID Required


There are two options to complete placement testing.  Photo ID is required for ALL placement testing options

Acceptable forms of ID include original (no copies or alterations accepted):

  • Driver’s license 
  • High School ID 
  • Military ID 
  • Middle School ID 
  • State or federal approved ID 
  • College ID 
  • Passport 
  • Tribal ID card 
  • Naturalization card or certificate of citizenship

Test On Campus


Take your placement test in the Student Center, H217

  1. Self-register for an appointment using Registerblast so we can save a seat in the FCC Testing Center for you!  Same-day scheduling may be available, please contact the Testing Center to confirm.
  2. Find the email confirmation of the appointment, ensure that the email address was typed in correctly so that a reminder can be received one day before the appointment.
  3. Follow the Return to Campus Guidelines when arriving on campus and please do not forget to bring acceptable photo ID.
  4. Upon completion of testing, results will display on the screen and sent to your email.
  5. Make an appointment with your advisor and register for classes.

Test Remotely​​


Take your placement test remotely from home using Examity® automated proctored testing for students with a Mac, PC, or Chromebook (verify your system).

  1. If you are interested in taking ACCUPLACER tests with Examity, and have access to a home computer, highspeed internet, webcam, and microphone, submit a Test Voucher Request Form. When approved, you will receive your voucher within two (2) business days (no vouchers will be processed on weekends or holidays).  Sorry, tablets are not currently supported by Examity.

  2. Ensure the voucher lists all of the placement tests needed. Changes to the voucher can be requested by submitting the Test Voucher Request Form (please allow at least two (2) business days for processing).

  3. Follow the instructions for creating an Examity® account and scheduling an appointment.

  4. Use the Examity® automated proctoring service to complete a virtual online test available 24/7—FCC covers the cost of this service and no payment will be collected from students. Same-day testing available after creating your Examity® account.

  5. Upon completion of testing, results will display on the screen and sent to your email.

  6. Make an appointment with your advisor and register for classes.

Testing Exemptions


Looking to skip the placement testing requirement? There are some exemptions from testing that you may meet because of courses or tests you have taken in the past. A list of testing exemptions can be found on our popular Testing Guide. If you have documentation of these exemptions, please send them to the Registration Office at: [email protected].
Learn more about what to do on Test Day

For questions or assistance, please contact the FCC Testing Center at [email protected].



Testing Center: Code of Conduct


All test candidates and visitors are expected to follow the FCC Code of Student Conduct, which includes guidelines on Academic Integrity as well as the regulations established by the National College Testing Association.



Preparing For The Test

Questions about Placement Testing




Contact Us
Testing Center
Student Center, H217
[email protected]
Phone: 301.846.2522
Fax: 301.624.2787

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