The BPCC Testing Centers provide a wide range of test services needed by the area’s workforce, students, and members of the military. An appointment is required for all tests. Test services include Louisiana’s high school equivalency exam (HiSET), high-stakes professional certification and licensure exams, information technology certifications, credit-by-examination, distance education proctoring, DANTES-funded testing, workforce assessments, and national test services.
Tests are delivered at three locations, the BPCC Testing Center and BPCC Prometric Test Center which are located on the BPCC campus and the BPCC BAFB National Test Center located in the Education Building at Barksdale Air Force Base. You must have access to BAFB to schedule exams on the Base.
Click on the testing center name/locations for a list of exams offered at that site.
The BPCC Testing Centers are a participant in the National College Testing Association Consortium of College Testing Centers.
Director of the Testing Center
Manager Prometric Test Center
Hours & Locations
BPCC Testing Center is open Tuesday and Thursday (8 am to 8 pm), Friday (8 am to 4 pm) and a couple of Saturdays a month (8 am to 4 pm). The BPCC Testing Center is located on the BPCC campus in Building D, Room 203.
BPCC BAFB National Test Center is open Monday (7:30 am to 3:30 pm) and Wednesday (7:30 am-7:30 pm). The BPCC BAFB National Test Center is located in the BAFB Education Building, Room 101. To use the BAFB facility, you must already have access to BAFB.
BPCC Prometric Test Center is open Monday through Saturday (8:00 am to 6:00 pm). The BPCC Prometric Test Center is located on the BPCC campus in Building D, Room 206.
Student Exam Center is for BPCC students who need to take an exam for an online course or a make-up exam. Contact the Student Exam Center at (318) 678-6346. The Student Exam Center is located in Building E, Room 121.
Special Accommodations: Most special accommodations must be approved by the test company (College Board, ETS, Pearson VUE, etc.) If you have questions about require special accommodations, contact the BPCC’s Testing Center via email (email@example.com) or by calling 318-678-6002.
Security Measures: Test companies have very strict security measures that BPCC’s Testing Center is required to enforce. BPCC Testing Center policy prohibits access to cell phones, PDAs, audio and photographic devices, all watches, purses or bags, food or drink at test administrations. Hoodies are not allowed in the test room. You may be asked to roll up your sleeves, turn pockets wrong side out, lift long hair, etc. Lockers are provided for storage of personal items during the exam. No personal items are allowed in the testing room.
Identification: Two forms of identification are usually required for testing admission. It is required that one ID be a current government-issued ID with your photo and signature AND second ID with your signature is permissible.
An appointment is required for all tests. Security cameras are utilized along with other strict security procedures including a no cell phone policy in the testing room.