Welcome to the Testing Center!
The Testing Center is committed to providing exceptional, accessible and comprehensive testing programs for Pikes Peak Community College and the community. All tests are administered under standardized conditions that are efficient, fair, and secure. We maintain and adhere to all standards set forth in the National College Testing Association’s Professional Standards and Guidelines.
The Testing Center offers a variety of services. The ACCUPLACER College Skills Placement Test is an computer placement test that is required for first time college students and any non-exempt students who plan to earn a degree and/or certificate program. In conjunction with the College Skills Placement Testing, the ESL ( English as Second Language) Placement is administered after meeting with the Language Department.
The Testing Center provides testing for eLearning including: Interactive TV courses, Independent Study courses, Internet courses and Telecourses. Make-up tests are administered as requested by instructors.
Schedule your CLEP, DSST, or Proctored exams (for colleges and universities - not PPCC) online at your convenience. We offer appointments on Mondays at Rampart Range (north campus) and Wednesdays at Centennial (south campus). If PPCC closes or delays due to weather these exams will be cancelled or delayed in accordance with PPCC policy.Schedule Now!
Students may take CLEP or DSST tests to receive college credit in a number of subjects areas such as accounting, biology, college algebra, English composition, foreign languages, humanities, management, natural sciences, and social science.
The LSAT and MPRE are offered as well as proctoring for other colleges and universities, for more information contact any of our Testing Centers. The GED is offered through a new online profile and administered at the Centennial Campus.
All students using the Testing Center must present a valid picture ID: PPCC, State, or Federal Government.
The Testing Center phone numbers:
Centennial Campus – 502-3370
Rampart Range Campus – 502-3380
Downtown Studio Campus – 502-3390
Testing Center Hours - Centennial Campus, Rampart Range Campus, and Downtown Studio Campus
(Hours are subject to change)
|Mondays||8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.|
|Tuesdays||8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.|
|Wednesdays||8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.|
|Thursdays||8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.|
|Fridays||9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.|
|Saturdays- Centennial Campus only||9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.|
Testing Center Locations
Aspen Building Room 117
5675 S. Academy Blvd.
Colorado Springs, CO 80906
(719) 502-3399 fax
Downtown Studio Campus
100 W. Pikes Peak Ave. S102
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
(719) 502-3499 fax
Rampart Range Campus
11195 Highway 83, S101
Colorado Springs, CO 80921
(719) 502-3599 fax