Kenai Peninsula College buildings are closed at this time. All business is being conducted remotely, or by appointment. Visit the KPC COVID Information Page for information about specific departments and services. For general questions, call 907.262.0330 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. More information is available about the UA wide response to Covid-19 at the UA Covid-19 Information website.
The KBC Testing Center at Bayview Hall offers a variety of test proctoring services to students, including Accuplacer, ALEXS, GED, CLEP, distance education tests and state licensing exams. Hours are Monday – Friday by appointment. Telephone: 907-235-1601.
Many distance-delivered courses require a proctor for exams. Proctoring services are available at KBC by appointment only (minimum 24 hours in advance), please plan ahead. Students taking exams from non-UA schools or universities will be charged a $30 test proctoring fee per exam. For an appointment or more information, contact the Test Proctor at 907-235-1601.
If you are an eLearning student whose distance-delivered course requires proctored exams, follow these steps:
The College-Level Examination Program or CLEP provides students of any age with the opportunity to demonstrate college-level achievement through a suite of exams in undergraduate college courses. There are thousands of accredited colleges that grant credit and/or advanced standing for CLEP and DSST exams.
In order to take a CLEP exam, register online and pay the $80 fee. Schedule an appointment with the KBC Testing Center at 907-235-1601. Pay the $30 proctoring fee in-person at Student and Enrollment Services in Pioneer Hall. Bring a copy of your registration receipt, your proctoring fee receipt and two forms of identification to your test. See the full listing of CLEP exams offered at KPC/UAA.
KBC students who miss a scheduled class test can take it with instructor approval. An advanced appointment is required.
KBC offers numerous exams from test sponsors including, but not limited to D.E.C (Department of Environmental Conversation), and select Pearson VUE exams.
KBC Offers the Accuplacer (English), ALEXS (math) and TABE (to assess your skills) exams. There is a fee for non-KBC students who take the TABE. For students applying to the nursing program, we offer both the HESI and KAPLAN exams. We also have the TEAS exam for students applying to nursing programs outside of Alaska.
Some exams are scheduled directly from the exam sponsor website, and others are scheduled by calling our office 907-235-1601. If unsure about the scheduling process for the exam you need, please call. We are happy to answer your questions.