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Testing Services

Testing Services

4825 Troost Avenue, Suite 206
(816) 235-1635
Fax: (816) 235-6350
Associate Director of Testing: Jim WanserContact Information

Testing Services is one of the areas in the Counseling, Health, Testing and Disability Services. Its mission is to provide high quality and comprehensive testing services which support the personal and academic potential of individuals and programs in a diverse campus community.

Testing Services provides a comprehensive offering of examinations for admission, licensure, and professional certification to both students and community constituents. Services include the administration of all exams offered through PROMETRIC, including the GRE, TOEFL, MCAT, CPA, USMLE, FINRA/NASD, etc. In addition, the ACT, LSAT, MAT, and C-Base are routinely offered for academic admission. For licensure and certification, the PRAXIS and CFP are offered on all national test dates. The CLEP program is also offered to interested students, as well as test proctoring services for correspondence, on-line, or distance education courses.

University Assessment/Exit Exams (ETS-PP and Major Field Exams) are also administered through Testing Services. Students may schedule exams at

Testing Services is open Tuesday through Saturday from 7:30 am to 4:30 pm. All tests are administered by appointment on space available basis. Government issued I.D. (driver’s license, passport, or military I.D.) is required for all exams and there are prepaid fees associated with most exams. Registration for national examinations is typically on-line or through the Testing Center at (816) 235-5820 or -1635.