remote testing

Testing Center

The MCC Testing Center proctors tests for: GED, make-up exams, placements, proficiency, CLEP, correspondence, and more.

Review specific instructions by exam type »

Except for make-ups, many of our other tests require appointments, so be sure to call ahead at (815) 455-8984.

Note: We require photo identification for all exams. Exams need to be completed five minutes prior to the Center's closing time.

Important information you should know before using the Testing Center

  • Apply to MCC before scheduling tests

    You need to apply to MCC, pay the required non-refundable $15 application fee and allow two business days for your student ID number to be assigned before you can take a placement test at MCC.

  • Comply with the Testing Center Regulations
    • Current photo ID is required by students
    • Entrance to the Testing Center is limited to MCC employees and students taking tests only per federal regulations
      • Family members of students are not permitted in the Testing Center
    • Tests must be started at least 30 minutes prior to closing
      • We must allow for instructor’s minimum time requirements.
    • Some tests require appointments and/or fees
    • In the testing rooms:
      • All personal items must be stowed
      • Electronic devices must be powered down and out of sight
      • No talking is permitted
      • Only Testing Center calculators are allowed
    • MCC’s Student Code of Conduct applies in the Testing Center

    Thank you for your cooperation.