The Academic Testing Center administers a variety of tests to both college and prospective college students, and to area residents as needed. The following tests are of particular importance to prospective Nicholls students: American College Testing (ACT), the ACT Residual, and the ACCUPLACER tests. These tests are used for English and mathematics placement. Other tests administered by Academic Testing include the College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) tests and the Nicholls Advance Credit tests. The proctoring of correspondence course testing is also available. More detailed information about each test can be found by clicking on the links to the left.
The Testing Center maintains confidentiality of documentation and test scores. This office will not release or discuss any part of the student’s documentation without the student’s informed and written consent. Test scores will not be given over the telephone. Students must contact the Testing Center by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 985.448.4462 to obtain a copy of their scores.
Testing fees are listed below. Payment options include cash, check, or money order.
(Nicholls as a remote site)
|ACT Residual||$50||Not Applicable|
|*Additional fee assessed by College Board.|
To schedule a test please call 985.493.2596.