Testing Center

Testing Center

Take your test.

The Testing Center provides a secure proctored environment for testing at Nashville State Community College to protect the integrity of all tests.

The Nashville State Community College Testing Center maintains and adheres to all standards set forth by the National College Testing Association (NCTA).

Find the test you need.

The Testing Center provides Accuplacer placement testing, CLEP College Level Examination Program, Graduate Exit Exams, and other proctored testing.

Appointments are required for testing on all Nashville State Community College Campuses.

Learn more about the college's Responsible Return to Campus plan.

Schedule Testing appointments and find specific test instructions at your campus:
Humphreys County
ADA Appointments – All Campuses

Please note: Testing on all campuses require appointments. Students must register at least two business days in advance.

Testing with Accommodations

Students who require accommodated testing are required to make appointments two business days in advance with the Access Center.

For testing with accommodations: schedule testing appointment online or call 615-353-3721.

Testing Center Update – September 10, 2020

We are now testing on campus by appointment only.

The Testing Center is available to answer questions by emailing testing.center@nscc.edu or by phone at 615-353-3564.

The college is continuing to assess this situation and will share additional information regarding proctored testing as it becomes available. Stay up-to-date through the college Coronavirus page.

Accuplacer Placement Exam Information

Are you ready to take your placement exam at Nashville State Community College?

Important Placement Exam Information:

  • Students are not required to take a placement exam. You can elect not to test and simply register for learning support courses if you do not have prior test scores or college credits that place you at college-level.
  • Students may register directly for college courses with a high school GPA of 3.6 on a 4 point scale within the last 5 years without taking a placement exam. If you have any questions, please check with your advisor or the Admissions Office.
  • Students may schedule an appointment to take the test at any NSCC Campus location. Please select locations listed above to schedule your appointment.

Graduation Exit Exam Information

If you need to take the Graduation Exit Exam, please email testing.center@nscc.edu. Fall 2020 graduates can take the exit exam remotely from your own computer or electronic device.


Main Campus
S-217, S Building

Southeast Campus
Room 1115

Clarksville Campus
Room 114

Humphreys County Campus
LRC/Testing Center

Dickson Campus
Room 104

Mission Statement of the Nashville State Community College Testing Center

The Testing Center of Nashville State Community College subscribes and adheres to the NCTA Professional Standards and Guidelines.

The mission of the Nashville State Community College Testing Center is to support the academic goals of the College by providing a multitude and variety of testing services in a quiet, secure, and proctored testing environment.