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Testing Services


Testing Services

Where and When to Test

The testing center is located in the Education Foundation Building at 121 South Evander Drive, Florence, SC 29506. The building is to the west of the main campus and faces Highway 76 (just in front of the athletic complex). Please call 843-661-1840 for more informaion.

All tests are scheduled by appointment (with the exception of the SAT On-Campus and the ACT On-Campus which will be given on set testing dates). The earliest possible time available for a testing appointment is 9am and the latest possible testing appointment is 2:45pm, Mon –Fri (Mon-Thurs during the summer schedule).

Tests Administered

The Office of Counseling and Testing administers:

ACT On-Campus


College-Level Examination Program (CLEP)


Distance Education Proctoring


Miller Analogies Test (MAT)

SAT On-Campus

Pricing and How to Pay

The price of each test is as follows:

ACT On Campus -                   $50

CLEP -                                    $80 (plus a $16 proctor fee)

DANTES -                               $80 (plus a $16 proctor fee)

Distance Ed  -                         $16

MAT -                                      $66

SAT On Campus -                   $58

All proctoring fees for Francis Marion are to be paid in the Cashiers office, located in the Stokes Administration Building on the Francis Marion Universtiy campus. When examinees arrive to Counseling and Testing, a copy of their receipt will be needed before testing begins. 

*The $80 for the CLEP will be prepaid with the testing company.  Examinees will bring a registration ticket from CLEP on the day that they test.  The $16 proctor fee is to be paid in the Cashier's office before testing.

* The $80 DANTES fee is to be paid with a certified check, money order, or with a credit card. The $16 proctor fee is to be paid in the Cashier's office before testing.

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