Office of Testing & Outcomes Assessment
The Harding University Office of Testing provides testing facilities and a testing environment that is convenient, supportive, and conducive to maximizing student performance. Our goal is to assist examinees in achieving their academic, and professional objective. The office offers a variety of examinations to meet the needs of HU students, faculty, and the surrounding community. We provide information regarding exams for undergraduate admission, credit by examination, professional and graduate school admission, and proctoring services for correspondence exams. We value the opportunity to assist you with your testing needs. "Just as the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and give His life as a ransom for many." Matthew 20:28
Tina Gould, MBA Director
803 E Center Ave
American Studies Building Room 206
Searcy, AR 72149
Box 12291 Searcy, Arkansas 72149
|ACT Dates 2016-17||SAT Dates 2016-2017|
|June 10, 2017||August 26, 2017|
|September 9, 2017||October 7, 2017|
|October 28, 2017||November 4, 2017|
|December 9, 2017||December 2, 2017|
|February 10, 2018||March 10, 2018|
|April 14, 2018||May 5, 2018|
|June 9, 2018||June 2, 2018|
|July 14, 2018|
Exams Offered Daily by Appointment:
Students may call the Office of Testing 501-279-4415 to register for the exams below.
CLEP Exams - www.collegeboard.com/clep
MAT (Miller Analogies Exams) - www.milleranalogies.com
Other exams offered at Harding University:
CORE & Praxis II computer based exam dates for this semester are now open for the Office of Testing. We offer morning, afternoon and Saturday testing. There are specific testing windows for most Praxis II exams. When you login and register you will see the various times for exams. www.ets.org/praxis.
GRE - www.ets.org/gre We do not offer the computer-based general GRE exam. We currently offer the subject exam once a year in the fall.
TOEFL (computed based) TOEFL exams are offered approximately once a month. Please call the HU Testing Office for available dates.Create an account and login at www.ets.org/toefl
CLEP, AP, & IB Exam Information:
College Board's (AP) Advanced Placement courses are college-level classes in a wide variety of subjects that you can take while still in high school. They provide high school students challenging course work. For more information you can visit the AP website.
The College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) allows students the opportunity to demonstrate college-level achievement in undergraduate courses. Students are able to receive college credit for demonstrated knowledge in Composition and Literature, Foreign Languages, History and Social Sciences, Science and Mathematics, and Business. Most CLEP exams allow 90 minutes to test, with the exception is the College Composition exam which is 120 minutes. This exam includes multiple choice and 2 essay portions. Please click on the HU CLEP exam policy above to see the specific CLEP exams that HU awards course credit. For more information regarding CLEP exams, you can visit the official CLEP website.
Harding does not accept IB credit for SL -subsidiary exams.Students may receive credit for some HL- higher level IB exams not listed in our catalog after consultation with the appropriate department chair. www.ibo.org
Praxis & School Leadership Exams
Praxis II & School Leadership exams are offered in a computer-based format during testing windows each month. We provide morning, afternoon and Saturday testing sessions. Examinees will create an account online with ETS to register for the exam. If you have trouble scheduling your exam, or you cannot see an available time, please call the Office of Testing (501-279-4415) for assistance.
Exams Available Daily By Appointment:
- MAT- Miller Analogies
The MAT is a high-level mental ability test requiring the solution of problems stated as analogies. MAT time limit is 1- hour. The fee is $75.00 payable at the Business Office. We offer this exam daily by appointment. For more info: Visit the MAT- Miller Analogies website
- ACCUPLACER Exams
ACCUPLACER placement exams are used to determine whether a student is ready to take a college-level class. Exam Fees payable in cash or check: One subject: $15.00 / Multiple subject: $25.00 accuplacer.collegeboard.org
- CLEP Exams
The College-Level Examination Program (CLEP) allows students the opportunity to demonstrate college-level achievement in undergraduate courses. Students are able to receive college credit for demonstrated knowledge in Composition and Literature, Foreign Languages, History and Social Sciences, Science and Mathematics, and Business. Most CLEP exams is 90 minutes, with the exception is the College Composition exam which is 120 minutes with multiple choice and 2 essay portions.For more info: Visit the CLEP website
Inclement WeatherIf you are scheduled for a standardized exam at the Office of Testing and road conditions are unsafe for travel from your location, you must contact testing agencies such as ETS-Praxis, ACT, SAT etc. directly to inform them of unsafe travel conditions to re-schedule your exam. Testing agencies usually require documentation of the weather forecast. The Harding University Office of Testing does not re-schedule these standardized exams. Please call or email us to check the status of the office closings. 501-593-0615 firstname.lastname@example.org.
ACT - www.act.org
SAT - www.collegeboard.com/sat
Praxis & School Leadership- www.ets.org/praxis
CLEP - www.collegeboard.com/clep
Advanced Placement (AP) - apcentral.collegeboard.com
GRE - www.gre.org
MAT - www.milleranalogies.com
TOEFL - www.ets.org/TOEFL
ACCUPLACER - accuplacer.collegeboard.org