UCM Testing Services is dedicated to improving student learning and development, the quality of academic and student support services programs, and the overall intellectual life and learning environment of the institution. Testing Services strives to implement UCM’s assessment program, provide the highest quality testing environment, and maintain accurate, confidential and reliable test score and instructional assessment services.
Testing Services ascribes to nationally recognized professional testing standards and governmental regulations promoting responsible fiscal, legal, ethical and equitable practices within an environment of continuous quality improvement, business innovation and technological advancement. Services provided for students, faculty, staff, as well as community and business partners will be consistently rendered with an attitude of service that demonstrates value in human relationships, personal excellence, human dignity, diversity, and commitment to lifelong learning.
(Students please provide full name and UCM ID # when corresponding to receive more timely response.)
UCM offers students the following opportunities to gain academic credit for knowledge they may have acquired through prior coursework or independent study. See the Standardized Tests page for additional information.
Advanced Placement (AP)
American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL): Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI) and Writing Proficiency Test (WPT)
College Level Examination Program (CLEP)
Dante Standardized Subject Test (DSST)
International Baccalaureate (IB)
Only tests taken within the past 10 years are eligible for special credit review. For credit to be considered, the student must request an official score report be sent directly from the testing company. Students eligible to receive course credit by examination must be actively attending classes at UCM and are responsible for notifying Testing Services by submitting the Course Credit Request Form. Please do not enroll in a course in which you anticipate receiving credit.
Our goal is to scan BLUE bubble sheets (NCS Blue Bubble Sheet 8.5" x 11") within 48 business hours. Scanning is not available on demand and may take longer to process due to errors with the answer key, bubble sheets issues, equipment malfunctions or lack of staffing resources. New scanning coversheets are available by clicking here.
Please note the following BEFORE contacting Testing Services.
If you have not yet reported IELTS scores to be sent to the University of Central Missouri, please do so at: Request IELTS Test Scores.