Our Mission

The Testing Center is committed to adhering to the guidelines set forth by the National College Testing Association (NCTA).

The Testing Center is committed to maintaining professional testing standards and practices, safeguarding confidentiality of student records.

We strive in creating an optimal testing environment in accordance with the NCTA professional standards and guidelines for Post-Secondary Test Centers.

Mission Statement

To provide a professional testing environment for the campus and external communities that enables test takers to perform at their maximum ability.

Envision the intellectual growth of SSU Students and members of the community outside the formal educational setting of regular course work.

The Testing Center strives to provide such an intellectual growth by offering the following services.

  • Facilitate the testing needs of on-campus and distance-learning students. 
  • Provide a public service by offering computer-based and/or paper-pencil testing services.
  • Provide a facility conducive to a quality-testing environment that is clean, comfortable, quiet, aesthetically pleasing and user-friendly.
  • Provide outstanding customer service by being friendly, courteous, responsible, informative, accurate and supportive.

To support the student-centered focus of the University by providing both SSU students and residents of the region with quality, professional educational testing services. 

Testing and Proctoring Services is committed to providing a knowledgeable, courteous testing staff and a testing atmosphere that is secure, quiet, accommodating, and accessible to all individuals in need of academic and professional testing.

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