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LSC-Kingwood Testing Center

ATTENTION

The new TSIA2 exam begins on January 11, 2021 and Lone Star College now has a new version of the Pre-Assessment Activity (PAA) that is required before you can test.

Contact us directly with any questions. The Assessment Center at LSC-Kingwood is located in the SCC building, Room 223. Phone: 281.312.1476 E-mail: kingwood.testing@lonestar.edu

NOTE: use the chart below for details on specific exam options. Some exams are being offered both in person (by appointment) and virtually while others are only offered virtually.

Exams with virtual proctoring options will incur an additional proctoring fee paid to the 3rd party company.

Exam In Person Virtual How to Schedule
AVANT YES* YES

In person: Contact us at: Kingwood.Testing@lonestar.edu

Virtual:

  • Review the Avant Technology Guide to make sure your PC/Laptop meets the technology requirements.
  • Go to the Marketplace site to pay for the exam. The cost is $25.
  • Forward your receipt to the Testing Center via email: Kingwood.Testing@lonestar.edu.
  • The Testing Center will respond within 1-3 business days with a link and instructions on how to schedule with the Remote Proctoring company. NOTE: the company will charge a $25 proctor fee which is separate from the exam fee paid to LSC.
Exam In Person Virtual How to Schedule
CLEP YES* NO In person: Contact us at: Kingwood.Testing@lonestar.edu
NOTE: you must obtain a CLEP registration ticket from College Board before you can test. See the CLEP site for more details.
Our proctoring fee is $15 per exam. 
Exam In Person Virtual How to Schedule
CORRESPONDENCE EXAMS YES* N/A Please have your academic institution contact the Testing Center at Kingwood.Testing@lonestar.edu before sending your exam to our campus. There is a $25 proctor fee for each exam
Exam In Person Virtual How to Schedule
Fire Science YES* NO Contact Kingwood Testing Cetner at Kingwood.Testing@lonestar.edu or 281-312-1476.
Exam In Person Virtual How to Schedule
HESI YES NO See the Nursing Department's website for application dates.
Exam In Person Virtual How to Schedule
Lone Star College Academic/Instructional Exams YES* N/A Speak with your instructor for more information about taking an exam at the Testing Center.
Exam In Person Virtual How to Schedule
PEARSON VUE/GED YES* VARIES BY EXAM In Person: Schedule your GED online through the Pearson Vue website.
Virtual: inquire directly through Pearson VUE.
Exam In Person Virtual How to Schedule
Placement (To include TSIA2, Accuplacer Math, ESL YES  YES In person: Contact us at: Kingwood.Testing@lonestar.edu

Virtual:

Go to the Placement Testing website to retrieve the Remote Testing Request Form. PLEASE SEE ADMISSIONS OR ADVISING FIRST to ensure you need to test. Many students may be exempt from testing and you need to find that out BEFORE submitting the form to us.
Exam In Person Virtual How to Schedule
Placement for Dual Credit Students YES YES In person: Contact us at: Kingwood.Testing@lonestar.edu

Virtual:

Go to the Placement Testing website to retrieve the Remote Testing Request Form. PLEASE SEE ADMISSIONS OR ADVISING FIRST to ensure you need to test. Many students may be exempt from testing and you need to find that out BEFORE submitting the form to us.
Exam In Person Virtual How to Schedule
TABE YES* NO In person: Contact us at: Kingwood.Testing@lonestar.edu
Exam In Person Virtual How to Schedule
THEA YES* NO In person: Contact us at: Kingwood.Testing@lonestar.edu
NOTE: you must obtain a THEA registration ticket prior to test day through the THEA site.
Exam In Person Virtual How to Schedule
TSIA2 for other institutions  YES* N/A Pleaes contact the Testing Center at Kingwood.Testing@lonestar.edu before a remote TSI voucher is created by your desired academic institution. There is a $10 proctoring fee per testing attempt

* indicates by appointment

Testing Accommodations

For more information about specific accommodations at Lone Star College, visit the LSC-Kingwood Disability Services website.

Hours of Operations

  • Monday, Tuesday 8am-7pm
  • Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 8am-5pm
  • Saturday 9am-2pm

Contact the Testing Center

Address: 20000 Kingwood Drive, SCC 223, Kingwood, TX 77339-3801
Office: SCC 223B
Phone: 281.312.1476
Email: kingwood.testing@lonestar.edu

Parking

We are located on the 2nd floor of the Student Conference Center (SCC), in front of Parking Lot A. Please register your vehicle for a Guest/Visitor parking permit at www.lonestar.edu/parking to avoid a warning or citation when you park on our campus.

Guidelines for Testing with our Facility

  • A valid photo ID is required for your exam to be administered.
  • To promote test security, a distraction-free environment, and parity for all exam candidates, certain materials are not allowed in the testing room, including but not limited to:
  • Bags / Backpacks
  • Wallets / Purses
  • Cell phones
  • Watches
  • Electronic devices
  • Hats, caps, or other forms of headwear
  • Sunglasses / Eye glass cases
  • Covers of calculators
  • Food or drink (including gum)
  • Only items allowed to complete your exam will be allowed to enter the testing room. Consequently it is in your best interest to travel as lightly as possible to our facility, leaving such items in your vehicle, if possible. Otherwise, all such items will need to be stored away in a locker provided by our facility.

Purpose

The Lone Star College-Kingwood Testing Center is a secure proctoring facility where students and examinees of the community may take the following tests and assessments:

Academic

Admissions Assessments

Certification

  • GED® through Pearson VUE®

Placement

Prior Learning Assessment

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