The ACT is only offered on the Kilgore campus on select dates. Please visit the links below for available test dates and registration. The cost of the ACT (no writing) is $36.50; ACT (plus writing) - $52.50; Standby - $43 (in addition to no-writing or plus writing fee).
Want college-credit without classroom instruction? Take the College Level Examination Program tests and shorten your path to a college degree. Visit the CLEP schedule or official CLEP website for more details. The cost of each exam is $80 plus a $30 proctoring fee.
Computer Competency Exam:
Beginning in the fall of 2014, students must demonstrate computer competency in one of two ways:
Earn a grade of C or higher in one of the approved computer competency courses at Kilgore College.
Achieve a score of 70 or higher on the KC Computer Competency Test. The test consists of both computer concepts and application usage.
(Computer competency should be completed no later than the completion of 24 semester credit hours. Testing is by appointment only and the testing fee of $25 must be paid prior to scheduling a testing appointment.)
GED Computer-Based Test (CBT):
Test-takers can now take the GED on computer. Candidates must register online, through the Pearson VUE call center at 1-877-EXAM-GED (392-6433), www.ged.com, or at the testing center. The cost is $33.75 per test or $135 for all tests however; the entire test cannot be taken on the Kilgore campus in one day. Visit the KC GED CBT info sheet & testing times for registration procedures and other information.
The SAT is only offered on the Kilgore campus on select dates. Please visit the links below for available test dates and registration. The cost of the exam is $51 (Fee waiver available); SAT Subject tests - $24.50 (per registration); +$24 Language with Listening Tests (per test); +$13 All other Subject Tests (per test). Students must register for the exam online at sat.collegeboard.org.
The TEAS V exam is available for students applying to the ADN nursing program. The exam is online and students may test twice per calendar year. Students with specific questions about the KC nursing program and additional requirements should contact the nursing department. The cost of the exam is $75 for both initial and retesting. Click on the link below to view the testing schedule.
The TSI Assessment is the new state placement exam which assesses a student’s skill in the academic areas of math, reading and writing for college-readiness. Students must complete the application for admission at least 48 hours prior to scheduling a testing appointment. The test is untimed but will range from 1-5 hours to complete. Students are required to complete a pre-assessment activity prior to testing and must provide proof of such activity upon arrival to test. The cost of the entire exam is $40 and $20 for a part of the exam.
You are ready to schedule your testing appointment if you have:
Submitted an admissions application
Submitted transcripts to Registrar's Office
Completed the PAA (Pre-Assessment Activity)
Checked Campus Connect to determine your TSI status and to obtain your KC student ID number.
If you have completed the steps listed above, you ARE NOW READY to contact the testing center to schedule your exam.
If you have not completed all steps listed above, you are NOT READY to schedule your testing appointment.
Remember that you must:
Pay the testing fee to the Cashier's Office and bring your receipt on test day.
Print a copy of the Pre-Assessment Activity certification and bring with you on test day.
Provide a valid photo ID and your KC ID student ID number on test day.
It is the policy of Kilgore College to provide reasonable and appropriate accommodations for individuals with documented disabilities. The college will adhere to all applicable Federal and State laws, regulations, and guidelines with respect to providing reasonable accommodations as required, to afford equal educational opportunities. It is the student's responsibility to contact the Special Populations Office on the second floor of the Devall Student Center room 248 on the Kilgore Campus in person or by phone at (903) 983-8682 in a timely manner to arrange accommodations.
Kilgore College seeks to provide equal educational and employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status or veteran status.