Students desiring to register for ACG 3131 (Intermediate Accounting Theory 1), ACG 3341 (Cost Accounting), ACG 6137 (Financial Reporting & Accounting Concepts), or ACG 6347 (Cost Accounting Theory & Practice) must complete the School of Accounting Competency Exam and earn a satisfactory score of ≥ 70%.
The ACCUPLACER is accepted for both FAU Dual Enrollment and FAU High School programs. If you have any questions regarding what exam to take please contact your respective program advisor before registering for an exam.
The ACT college readiness assessment is a standardized test for high school achievement and college admissions.
FAU undergraduate students may earn credits from CLEP examinations provided they have not received comparable college credits in the CLEP examination area or have not completed a more advanced course in which the accumulation of knowledge or skills in the examination is essential.
It's Your Life, Take Credit for It. The DSST credit by exam program gives students the opportunity to receive college credit for life experience as a form of prior learning assessment. Recommended for credit by the American Council on Education, the 38 exams are offered in diverse subject areas such as health, ethics, finance, and technology. The DSST program is owned by Prometric, the global leader in testing and assessment, and has been placing students on the fast track to college degrees since 1974.
eLearning students can take their midterm and/or final exams at our three testing centers (Boca Raton, Davie, and Jupiter)
All FAU eLearning students are now required to present an FAU Owl card as proof of identity in order to test.
Florida Teacher Certification Exam is a test of pedagogy and professional practices
The Graduate Record Examinations is a standardized test taken by students who are applying to postgraduate courses in the US and in some other parts of the world.
Exams for currently enrolled FAU College of Nursing Students: The Critical Thinking assessment, the objective of the instrument is to determine students overall performance on specified critical thinking skills. The assessment is designed for use at the time of admission and repeated upon completion of the program.
The Law School Admission Test (LSAT) is a half-day, standardized test administered four times each year at designated testing centers throughout the world. All American Bar Association (ABA)-approved law schools, most Canadian law schools, and many other law schools require applicants to take the LSAT as part of their admission process. It provides a standard measure of acquired reading and verbal reasoning skills that law schools can use as one of several factors in assessing applicants.
The Miller Analogies Test (MAT) is a high-level test of analytical ability that requires the solution of problems stated as analogies. The MAT consists of 120 partial analogies that you have 60 minutes to complete. The test measures your ability to recognize relationships between ideas, your fluency in the English language, and your general knowledge of the humanities, natural sciences, mathematics, and social sciences.
The Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) is a standardized, multiple-choice examination designed to assess the examinee's problem solving, critical thinking, writing skills, and knowledge of science concepts and principles prerequisite to the study of medicine. Scores are reported in Verbal Reasoning, Physical Sciences, Writing Sample, and Biological Sciences. Medical colleges consider MCAT exam scores as part of their admission process.
ALEKS is a mandatory math placement exam for incoming students. ALEKS is a powerful artificial-intelligence based mechanism to assess math proficiency and skill level. The ALEKS Assessment can be taken at FAU's Office of Testing & Evaluation at either the Boca Raton Campus or the Davie Campus.
This exam consists of 75 questions that include spelling, grammar, punctuation, plurals, and possessives. You must score 70 percent or higher to be admitted into the Multimedia Journalism sequence.
A Praxis test is one of a series of American teacher certification exams written and administered by the Educational Testing Service.
Florida Atlantic University offers a secure testing environment for proctoring correspondence exams from other institutions or businesses.
Florida Atlantic University hosts a Prometric testing center located in Testing and Evaluation on the Boca Raton campus.
The SAT and SAT Subject Tests are a suite of tools designed to assess your academic readiness for college. These exams provide a path to opportunities, financial support and scholarships, in a way that's fair to all students. The SAT and SAT Subject Tests keep pace with what colleges are looking for today, measuring the skills required for success in the 21st century
The Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS®) is a multiple-choice assessment of basic academic knowledge in reading, mathematics, science and English and language usage. The objectives assessed on the TEAS exam are those which nurse educators deemed most appropriate and relevant to measure entry level skills and abilities of nursing program applicants.
The TOEFL iBT, administered in an internet-based format, is an important part of your journey to study in an English-speaking country. The TOEFL iBT test measures your ability to use and understand English at the university level. And it evaluates how well you combine your listening, reading, speaking and writing skills to perform academic tasks.
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