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Testing Services


Testing Services

Where to Test

The majority of testing is done in our office, located at 121 S. Evander Drive. We are located in the Francis Marion University Education Foundation Building directly on Hwy 76 next to the FMU campus. Call us at 843-661- 1840 for more information.

Testing Information

The Office of Counseling and Testing administers:

ACCUPLACER (English Placement Test)

ACT On-Campus




Distant Ed Exam Proctoring

English 111 Bypass

English 112 Exemption   


SAT On-Campus

Testing is normally available Monday - Friday beginning at 8:30 am.

Please come by our office to pick up any of the following informative bulletins from the national testing companies:

GMAT    (Graduate Management Admissions Test)
GRE      (Graduate Record Exam)
MCAT     (Medical College Admission Test)
MAT      (Miller Analogies Test)
CLEP     (College Level Examination Program).
TOEFL   (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Pricing and How to Pay

The price of each test is as follows:

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

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

Distance Ed  -                       $16

MAT -                                      $66

On-Campus SAT -                $58

On-Campus ACT -                $50

ACCUPLACER  -                    $5 (English Placement test)

English 111 Bypass -           $16

English 112 Exemption -     $16

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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