Office of Testing & Evaluation

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

Tina Gould, MBA Director

Campus Location:

803 E. Center Ave Searcy, Arkansas 72149

American Studies Building Room 206

Mailing Address:

Box 12291 Searcy, AR 72149

Phone: 501-279-4415
Email: testing@harding.edu

ACT & SAT Test 2018-2019 Schedules

ACT Dates 2018-19SAT Dates 2018-2019
December 8, 2018November 3, 2018
February 9, 2019December 1, 2018
April 13, 2019March 9, 2019
June 8, 2019May 4, 2019
July 13, 2019June 1, 2019

 

CLEP, AP, & IB Exam Policies & Information:

Harding University Advanced Placement (AP) Policy

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. Official test scores must be sent to Harding from College Board. For more information you can visit the AP website.

Contact information to send AP scores to HU.

AP Services
P.O. Box 6671

Princeton, NJ 08541-6671
Phone: (609) 771-7300 or (888) 225-5427 (toll-free in the U.S. and Canada)
Email: apexams@info.collegeboard.org

Harding University CLEP Policy

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. Official test scores must be sent to Harding from College Board. For more information regarding CLEP exams, you can visit the official CLEP website.

International Baccalaureate (IB) Policy

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. Official test scores must be sent to Harding University. www.ibo.org

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

ACCUPLACER- accuplacer.collegeboard.org/

Other exams offered at Harding University:

CORE- Core Academic Skills for Educators & Praxis Licensure Exams 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 Licensure exams. When you login and register you will see the various times for exams. www.ets.org/praxis.

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

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

  • ACT Residual Exams

ACT Residual Examinations are available for prospective or current Harding University students daily by appointment. The fee is $58 for a standard no-writing exam and $75 for a plus writing examination. Please contact us at testing@harding.edu for more infomation.

Inclement Weather

If 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 testing@harding.edu.

Contact Us

Fax: 501-279-4444

Location: American Studies 206

Mailing address:
Harding University
Office of Testing & Evaluation
Box 12291
Searcy, AR 72149-5615