Testing Center at Bucks Earns National Certification

Recognition from the National College Testing Association means Bucks meets top national standards.

The Testing Center at Bucks County Community College, which serves students as well as the community, has earned Test Center Certification from the National College Testing Association.

That means Bucks is one of the few testing centers in the U.S. and Canada that has met rigorous criteria for certification based on NCTA’s Professional Standards and Guidelines.

“It really is a feather in our cap to know that we meet the high standards of the NCTA,” noted Aaron Krassner, the college’s Director of Testing. “This means we’ve achieved national status as a leader in excellent testing practices.”

The Testing Center at Bucks administers a wide range of exams, from hard-copy paper tests and computer-based exams for courses, to certification tests for various organizations. In addition, new students registering for classes at Bucks take assessment tests to determine proper course selection. For hours and more information, visit the Testing Center's web page or call 215-968-8466.

The National College Testing Association is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the promotion of professionalism and high quality service in the administration of testing programs. Members include more than 1,750 testing professionals from 615 colleges and universities, as well as 42 test companies and organizations.

Jean Dolan
Assistant Director, Public Relations