There are no classes from November 23-27, 2022. Classes resume on November 28, 2022.
The College will be closed on Thursday, November 24, and Friday, November 25, 2022.


Testing Department at PCCC

We provide a variety of services for applicants, current students, and faculty. This office can help you prepare for placement testing, schedule exams for online classes and College Writing Exams, and assist faculty with departmental finals.

We also support tutoring for PCCC students that need assistance with pre-testing preparation, refresher clinics, and also for skills improvement for some College-level classes.

College Placement Test

Schedule your placement test, learn about accommodations for students with disabilities, take practice tests, and more.

College Writing Exam

The College Writing Exam (CWE) is an important graduation requirement for all PCCC students. Get information about the exam and prep help.

GED / High School Equivalency

If you did not graduate from high school, we make it easy to earn your high school diploma equivalency.

CLEP Testing

CLEP exams allow students who have acquired comprehensive subject knowledge to gain college credit in these subject areas. CLEP offers 33 exams in 5 subject areas and is accepted by more than 2,900 colleges and universities.

Nursing Department Exam Info

We offer tests on behalf of the Nursing Department including TEAS, NACE 1, and HESI.

Proctoring Services

The Testing Office is available to proctor exams for both PCCC students and for students outside the college.  Students may contact this office to inquire or make initial arrangements. Testing materials and details must be sent by a faculty or staff member.

Contact Us

Main Campus Paterson
Memorial Hall – Room 240
Paterson, NJ 07505-1179
Phone: (973) 684-5582

Peter Hynes
Assistant Dean for Testing and Tutoring
Phone: (973) 684-6602 (M248)

John Hatala
Testing Administrator
Phone: 973-684-4973

Zoltan Nagy
Computer Room Technician
Phone: (973) 684-4838

Passaic Academic Center Main Office
Phone: 973-341-1600

Wanaque Academic Center
To schedule a placement test,
Call: 973-248-3000

Please schedule all other testing or send inquiries by e-mail to:
Kathy Coffey, Coordinator of Learning Resources