Umpqua Community College is the official GED Test Center for Douglas County.
Our Testing Service staff provides UCC Placement, GED, UCC Angel courses, Oregon University System (OUS) online courses, and industry based proctored exams.
Fall-Spring Testing Center Hours: Monday through Friday: 8AM – 5PM
Nursing Admissions Essay Exam, February 18, 2017 10:00AM & 12Noon, Location: LaVerne Murphy Student Center, UCC Main Campus
- Bring Current (valid) ID issued by a city/state/federal government agency.
- Please show up for the test session you registered under.
UCC uses placement tests to help determine your skill level in reading, writing, and math. Placement test scores can also fulfill prerequisites and demonstrate required skill levels for courses.
If you're worried about taking these tests – don't be! The information is only used to help us find out which classes will be right for you.
MATH: ALEKS Placement Assesment
ALEKS is an online inventory of your math skills. You don't need to study beforehand – ALEKS will guide you through the process.
READING & WRITING: ACCUPLACER
ACCUPLACER is an assessment of your reading skills.
You should study beforehand:
- Reading Comprehension sample questions
- ACCUPLACER preparation tools
- Download the ACCUPLACER Web-Based Study App
AFTER YOU RECEIVE YOUR PLACEMENT RESULTS:
Walk-in Placement Testing Hours (Fall, Winter, Spring)
Tuesday: 8:15 am - 2:30 pm
Our office is closed on major holidays. Check the Academic Calendar for additional information on campus closures.
NOTE: Practice & Prepare to Test at Umpqua Community College. It's important to review before taking your placement tests. It could save you time and money!
You can take the General Education Development (GED) test at UCC’s Main Campus. However, you must register for it, set an appointment and pay for the test at GED.com. Check out this Pearson Test Center Video to review procedures you may encounter.
- You must be 16 years old to take the GED test.
- The day of the test, bring a valid, government-issued photo ID: a driver's license, state ID card, passport or military ID.
- In Oregon, if you're between 16 and 18, and your high school class has not graduated, your school district will have to give permission before you can register online to take the GED. Contact your district to fill out an Education Withdrawal and Application Form.
Need more information, please contact us at 541-440-7659.
The GED test is administered in Room CC-10 in the LaVerne Murphy Student Center (CC) building on the Main Campus, 1140 Umpqua College Road. Roseburg, Oregon. You can park anywhere that is not designated. Call 541-440-7659 for more information.
If you are interesed in taking GED classes prior to your test, please contact the UCC STEP program at 541-440-4603 for GED class information.
REQUEST COPIES OF YOUR GED TRANSCRIPT OR DIPLOMA
Visit GED.com and select Request Transcript at the top. Call 888-906-4031 for more information.
View / Download GED Testing Information
If you attend another college or university and need to take a supervised exam or professional licensure exam, UCC provides proctoring services for $20, paid in Cash, Check, or Credit Card (Visa, MasterCard, Discover)
Proctoring services are free for current students and employees. Tests are admistered by appoitment.
SCHEDULE PROCTORED EXAM
Industry Based Exams
Industry based exams include College Level Examination Program (CLEP), Pearson Vue, and Prometric, DANTES Subject Standardized Tests (DSST), Automotive Service Excellence (ASE), Pesticide, State Board of Tax Preparers, Building Codes, and Castle Worldwide. Inquires for other industry based exams not listed may be directed to the Testing Coordinator.
View / Download Industry Exam Information