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Assessment and Testing

Welcome to the Community College of Aurora Testing Center

The easiest way to reach us is by email:
phone: 303-360-4948
fax: 303-340-7601
Check testing hours for CentreTech Campus and the Lowry Campus.
CLEP and DSST promotional pricing Until October 31st, 2015! Book an exam before the end of October and get $15 off your proctoring fee when you book online (exams are a total of $90 instead of $105). Exams need to be booked before the end of October but can be taken later. 
DSST is having a promotion during September 2015: $15 off an exam with code Get15OFF. Combined with the Testing Center promotion, DSST exams will be $75 instead of $105.

Please check our hours as our schedule changed on the CentreTech Campus on February 1st, 2015.

Please note that the following DSST exams are no longer available: Business Law II, Intro. to the Modern Middle East, Physical Geology, Principles of Financial Accounting, and Western Europe Since 1945

Our Mission

The Community College of Aurora Testing Center administers placement, online distance education, credit for prior learning and certification tests to students, the community, and the military and their families. Test administration is done in a professional, positive and distraction-free environment in order to promote academic success and career advancement. We subscribe to the NCTA standards and guidelines.


ACCUPLACER - Placement test - all new CCA students must have Accuplacer or LOEP results in order to place into courses.

LOEP (ESL) Accuplacer - Placement test - all new CCA students must have Accuplacer or LOEP results in order to place into courses.

Proctoring Services for Non-CCA Students - Standardized proctoring services for Non-CCA Online/Distance Education students

CLEP/DSST- Tests that award college credit for prior learning

HOBET/TEAS - Secondary assessment for Paramedic and EMT students

CASTLE WORLDWIDE - Licensing and certification exams

PearsonVUE - Licensing and certification exams

Testing Center Rules and Conditions

Testing Center Acceptable Forms of Identification

CCA Student Course Make-up Exams (Learning Resource Center)

Make-up exams for current CCA students are proctored in the Learning Resource Center in the Student Centre, S-202. Call 303-340-7542, or email

GED Preparation and Testing Information

Testing Center Location and Hours (click on the campus):


CentreTech Campus Lowry Campus Buckley AFB*



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