2017-2018 Catalog

CF Testing Center

Testing and assessment services are available to CF students, to students attending other colleges and universities, to citizens throughout the district, and to area employers and agencies. Testing services are available at the Ocala Campus, the Citrus Campus, the Levy Campus and the Hampton Center.

Testing and assessment services exist to ensure that students are provided these services for college placement and exit requirements, for skills assessment and development/learning, for classroom performance and academic achievement (make-up tests and tests for distance learners). Cognitive, skills and aptitude testing services are also available to area employers for purposes of employee selection and promotion. Testing services are also administered to high school students, to individuals who are students at other state and national colleges and universities, to special populations such as law enforcement/corrections, students with disabilities, and individuals seeking a variety of computer-related certifications. Career assessment is also available at the Ocala and Citrus testing centers.

Some of the more common tests include: CPT and PERT for college placement; TABE for students entering vocational programs; HESI for students entering nursing programs; PSB for students entering the physical therapist program; DANTES for individuals attending other colleges who wish to receive course credit by exam; CLEP for CF students who wish to receive course credit by exam; FBAT and COBAT for students entering the law enforcement or corrections programs and individuals seeking employment in those fields (a state of Florida requirement); occupational skills and aptitude tests; intelligence tests; IC3 Fast Track, IC3 certification exam, MOS, a variety of industry certification and other computer-related exams; specialized tests such as personality tests, tests for adjustment and development, tests for measuring learning and achievement, mental ability tests, tests for measuring life stressors, visual perception tests, and others.

The Ocala Campus Testing Center is located in the Bryant Student Union, Room 205, 854-2322, ext. 1572, 1564, 1463, 1332, and 1721; the Citrus Campus Testing Center is located in the Citrus Learning and Conference Center, Room 109, 249-1213; the Levy Campus Testing Center is located in Room 108, 493-9533. Testing appointments may be made by either visiting any of the testing centers or by telephone.