Testing Center

The Center provides undergraduate and graduate skills assessment, as well as other computer-based exams, to both St. Thomas University students and non-St. Thomas University students.


Undergraduate Placement Exam

  • Practice for this exam – Placement Test Preparation
  • Take your placement exam online – Application (NOTE: There is a $25 fee (Payment done when you SCHEDULE your appointment with the online proctoring service) to take your examination through this service.


College Credit Exams

Students obtaining satisfactory scores in a particular subject area can earn college credits.

  • College Level Examination Program (CLEP) – Application
    • STU Course Equivalency for CLEP exams: CLICK HERE
    • FREE CLEP courses: A series of free online courses in CLEP subjects are now available through the Modern States Education Alliance. The courses are taught by college professors and delivered online via the Modern States website. The CLEP courses are self-paced, and there are no prerequisites or restrictions on enrolling. For more information visit: www.modernstates.org/course
    • CLEP Study Guide APP: Students can practice for their CLEP exam, Analyzing and Interpreting Literature & Spanish language, through an app. The app includes interactive audio practice questions (for CLEP exams that include listening portions), practice questions just like the one’s you’ll see on test day, thorough rationales and answer explanations to help you master the subject matter and complete breakdown of how to prepare for your exam. New CLEP exam study guides are currently being added. To access it go to: www.examiam.com/products/clep
  • DSST Program (formerly known as Dantes) – Application
    • STU Course Equivalency for DSST exams:
    • FREE Practice Exam: Students are encouraged to take a test drive of the exam question types on the internet platform on which the actual exam is administered, before they sit for their DSST exam. FREE practice exams for most DSST titles are available. Follow the directions below to access the practice exam:
    • NEW PROMOTIONAL: Students are given a FREE second chance to PASS the DSST exam! 
      • From April 1st, 2019 to May 31st, 2019 students who fail their DSST exam will get a free exam retake voucher. Plus, there is no limit on how many exams students can take during this promotion period. Students can use the DSST free exam vouchers by August 10th, 2019. 


Other Exams

  • American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) Examinations – Contact the Testing Center to make an appointment
  • APA style exam – Contact the Testing Center to make an appointment
  • Miller Analogies Test (MAT) – Application
  • Proctoring Service – Application
  • TOEFL iBT® Test – Contact the Testing Center for upcoming exam dates

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Academic Enhancement Center Building – Lab B
Mon. – Fri. 9:00am – 5:00pm
Contact Info
Phone (305) 628-6797
Email tcpullen@stu.edu