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FOR MORE INFORMATION

Ping Wang
Academic Success Center
Great Basin College
E-mail: ping.wang@gbcnv.edu
Phone: 775-753-2144

Regular Semester Hours:
Monday-Thursday:
9 am - 8 pm
Friday: 9 am - 4 pm
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Summer Hours:
Call or e-mail Academic Success Center Director Ping Wang at 775-753-2144 or ping.wang@gbcnv.edu, for hours of operation and to schedule a summer exam.

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ASC's Testing Center

The Great Basin College Testing Center is located at 1500 College Parkway, Elko, Nevada 89801. Academic Success Center, EIT Building, room 114 (see #11 on the campus map). For testing hours and availability at rural GBC Centers, click the Center's link on the menu at left. The ACS is now offering High School Equivalency testing. Call the ASC at 775-753-2149 for more information!

Hours & Appointments

Great Basin College’s Testing Center is available for GBC and non-GBC students to take proctored paper and online exams. All tests assigned by GBC instructors are free for GBC students to take. All other exams are subject to a standard fee that must be paid at the Controller’s Office prior to testing.

GBC students do not need to make appointments to take class exams or the Accuplacer. Call 775-753-2149 to make an appointment for all other exams. 

Regular Semester Hours:
Monday-Thursday: 9 am - 8 pm
Friday: 9 am - 4 pm
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Summer Hours:
Call or e-mail Academic Success Center Director Ping Wang at 775-753-2144 or ping.wang@gbcnv.edu, for hours of operation and to schedule a summer exam.

Costs

Proctoring fees for the Elko campus are to be paid to the GBC Controller’s Office in Berg Hall prior to testing (effective January 1, 2016):

  • Testing for GBC Courses: No fee
  • Tests for other Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE) institutions (UNR, UNLV, NSC CSN, TMCC, and WNC): $15 per test
  • Tests for any institution not a member of NSHE: $25.00 per test
  • HiSET (High School Equivalency Test): $65.00 per one battery
  • CLEP: $15.00 per test; the exam fee will be charged online by CLEP during registration
  • Praxis: No GBC proctoring fee; exam fee will be charged online by Praxis during registration
  • Accuplacer: Free for GBC placement test; $15.00 for other NHSE institutions; $25 for non-NHSE institutions
  • Pearson Vue Exams (such as EMT, Nevada Insurance Certification Exams and GED test): No proctoring fee
  • WGU (Western Governors University): $25.00 fee per test will be paid by WGU, not directly by students

For other GBC campuses, please check with the front desk for payment and services available.

Students: Before Scheduling Your Test

Individuals taking exams must present a picture ID with a first and last name that matches the name on the exam. The ability to test will be forfeited if proper identification is not presented at the time of the exam.

Please read all of the Great Basin College Testing Center Rules and Regulations before arriving to take an exam. For GBC instructor-assigned tests, bring the Testing Center Form filled out by your instructor.

For the tests listed below, click the link of the exam you are planning to take in order to prepare yourself for your test day.

  • ACCUPLACER placement test
  • CLEP test for college credit by examination
  • Praxis test for educators
  • High School Equivalency testing

GBC Instructors: Arranging Testing for Your Students

The Testing Center in the ASC is a great place to have your paper on computer-based exams proctored. Please use one of the following forms to request a proctored exam for one student or an entire class.

Proctored exam request forms can also be picked up at the ASC in EIT 114.

For More Information Contact

Ping Wang
Academic Success Center
Great Basin College
E-mail: ping.wang@gbcnv.edu
Phone: 775-753-2144

Why Great Basin College

Great Basin College wants to be your choice for higher education. GBC offers associate and baccalaureate level instruction in career and technical education and academic areas. About 3,800 students are enrolled online from across the country and on campuses and centers across 86,500 square miles, two time zones, and ten of Nevada’s largest counties. We border Arizona, Oregon, Idaho, Utah, and California. We are GBC!

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