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Professional Certification Testing Center

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

Effective at 5 p.m. on March 20, 2020, all campuses are closed until further notice.

The Professional Certification Testing Center is currently closed for testing.

The PCTC staff is available remotely for questions at 817-515-7653 and during the hours of Monday–Thursday, 7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.

NCTA-Certified Test Center

Northwest Campus

Our state-of-the-art testing facility offers high-stakes certification and licensure examinations to TCC students and to community members.

We strive to excel at administering examinations in a uniformly secure, high-quality, service-oriented fashion. We adhere to National College Testing Association (NCTA) Professional Standards and Guidelines.

Professional Certification & Licensure Examinations

Scheduled Through Test Providers

We offer a wide range of certification and licensure examinations from the following test providers:

If your examination is offered by one of these providers:

  1. Contact your test provider to register, schedule and pay for your test.
  2. Come to the Professional Certification Testing Center on your scheduled exam day.
    • Bring all required documentation.

Scheduled Through Our Test Center

We also offer examinations from the following providers:

If your examination is offered by one of these providers:

  1. Complete qualifying requirements for your test.
  2. Email us to schedule your test:

Proctored Examinations

We also proctor computer-based tests (CBT) and paper-and-pencil examinations for anyone in the community who is taking online courses offered by colleges and universities located outside of the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

  • How: By appointment only
  • Cost: $25
    • Payable by cash or money order only
    • Valid identification—driver’s license or passport—required

About the Professional Certification Testing Center


Northwest Campus (campus map)
WCTS 1148


Park in the South Parking Lot A or South Parking Lot B and walk to the WCTS building.

Hours of Operation

Regular Hours

  • Monday & Thursday: 7:30 a.m.–9 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday: 7:30 a.m.–5 p.m.
  • Saturday: 9 a.m.–3 p.m.

Please note: Our testing hours may differ from our office hours.

Center Amenities

  • Individual testing carrels
  • Personal item lockers
  • Check-in/waiting area


Northwest Campus

Professional Certification Testing Center
WCTS 1148
Fax: 817-515-7650

Updated May 08, 2020