Mission Statement

The University Testing Center at Athens State University strives to promote the mission of the University by providing consistent, confidential, and quality educational testing services. The University Testing Center adheres to the National College Testing Association (NCTA) Professional Standards and Guidelines for Post-Secondary Test Centers.

Purpose and Goals

The goal of the University Testing Center is to promote candidate academic advancement by:

  • Providing professional testing services that meet the needs of all university stakeholders and reflect positively on the institution.
  • Maintaining a testing center that is quiet, has controlled access, and offers appropriate lighting, temperature, and noise restrictions.
  • Providing a professional and knowledgeable test center staff that is committed to ensuring that candidates receive informative answers, courteous encounters, and consistent exam experiences.
  • Providing superior customer service that meets candidate needs through polite and professional responses and services.