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In compliance with the State’s Covid-19 guidelines public and in-person access to the OCC Testing Center is not permitted until further notice. The Testing Center offers remote testing for Accuplacer (the OCC Placement Test), TEAS (Pre-Nursing Test of Essential Academic Skills), the Music Theory Placement Test, and the Technology Test-Out.  You may schedule one of these tests online.  For all other tests, please contact the Test Vendor for information about in-person testing locations.

For Covid-19 testing information and appointments, please visit the Ocean County Health Department website at or call 732.341.9700 ext.7411.



The Testing Center administers campus specific exams to current and prospective students as well as distance learning exams, and national standardized tests for the community at large.

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Optional Placement TestingOptional Placement Testing

Optional Placement Testing

English and mathematics test scores are no longer required for students who plan to enroll for Fall 2021. However, we still offer the Accuplacer test for anyone who chooses to take it. *Follow the link to our Self-Guided Placement for more information about enrolling without testing.*

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High School Equivalency Assessment (HSEA)High School Equivalency Assessment (HSEA)

High School Equivalency Assessment (HSEA)

Successfully complete this test to qualify for a High School Diploma issued by The State of New Jersey Department of Education. Formerly known as the GED.

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TEAS (Test of Essential Academic Skills) for the Nursing ProgramsTEAS (Test of Essential Academic Skills) for the Nursing Programs

TEAS (Test of Essential Academic Skills) for the Nursing Programs

Guidelines set forth by the School of Nursing. Anyone who wants to enroll in the ADN Nursing program at OCC must take and pass the ATITEAS test at OCC. Current OCC students need this passing score in order to receive a date of completion.

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Testing Center - TEAS ProceduresTesting Center - TEAS Procedures

Testing Center - TEAS Procedures

TEAS Testing Guidelines set forth by the School of Nursing and Health Sciences

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Technology Requirement for Associate of Arts and Associate of Science Degree ProgramsTechnology Requirement for Associate of Arts and Associate of Science Degree Programs

Technology Requirement for Associate of Arts and Associate of Science Degree Programs

Students are required to satisfy a Technology general education requirement. Make an appointment to test out of the requirement.

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Earn College Credit with CLEP Tests

Earn credit towards your degree through the College Level Examination Program (CLEP)—a group of standardized tests created by the College Board. OCC accepts passing scores for many of these tests, and the Testing Center administers all CLEP tests other than that for Public Speaking.

The following is a list of CLEP Testing Centers – Open for In-Person Testing During COVID.
Please see Attachment A of the OCC Credit by Exam Policy #5140 for the list of CLEP tests accepted at OCC.

Name Address Contact Phone Testing Director Email
K&M Testing Center 155 Park Ave, Suite 104
Lyndhurst, NJ
(201) 438-1808 Kevin Kang
Avna Learning Center Jersey City 26 Journal Square, Suite 803 Jersey City, NJ (201) 809-9230 Aksay Veloor
Union County College Cranford 1033 Springfield Ave Cranford, NJ (908) 709-7538 Kristin Kulick
Jewish Bible Association 117 E. Caranetta Drive Lakewood, NJ (732) 779-5752 Hindy Rabinowitz
Sussex County Community College 1 College Hill Road Newton, NJ (973) 300-2155 Kathleen Carr
Rowan College of South Jersey 1400 Tanyard Rd
Sewell, NJ
(856) 681-6149 Kimberly Pandolph
Camden County College 200 College Drive, 2nd Floor Library, Blackwood, NJ (856) 227-7200 x4416 Dan McMasters
County College of Morris 214 Center Grove Road Randolph, NJ (973) 328-5711 Dr. Kevin S. Chen
Essex County College 303 University Avenue Newark, NJ (973) 877-3481 Zoltan Nagy
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