The Office of Advising & Testing is the home of a premiere testing and assessment service center where testing needs are provided collegewide. We have testing centers setup at our Westbank, Slidell, Covington and Jefferson sites.  Its goal is to meet the assessment needs of our students, community members, and business affiliates throughout the region. The primary function of the office is to administer the Placement, Ability to Benefit and ESL exams to recommend student course placement. Tests are administered on state of the art computers using today’s technology to properly assess in a secure testing environment conducive to success.

The Testing Center is a comprehensive testing site and ACT Center offering a host of testing services that include: academic, professional and career assessments administered year round to over 14,000 examinees per year.  

A broad range of certification competencies and college credit exams are also administered in areas of trade, transportation and technology equipping students with credentials needed for today’s competitive job market. The Testing Center continues to work in partnership with ACT, Lasergrade, ETS testing and training services to address student’s employment needs.

To reinforce and supplement student learning, the center offers numerous computerized assessments, career guidance programs, e-test preparations and study guides to assist  in the attainment of  personal, academic or professional goals.

The Testing Center accommodates and serves students with limited English skills and those who have documented disabilities. The option of paper/pencil exams is also available on test day. The Testing Center is open to fulfill your testing needs toward your future goals.