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NSU Testing Services Earns National Recognition

Student taking a test.Norfolk State University Testing Services was awarded Test Center Certification by the National College Testing Association (NCTA). Criteria for certification are rigorous and are based on the NCTA Professional Standards and Guidelines, which were developed to guide post-secondary test centers in the delivery of quality testing programs.

Norfolk State University Testing Services is one among a growing number of test centers in the United States and around the world to have completed this intensive certification process. This certification will be in place for five years and can be renewed by demonstrating continued compliance to national standards.

The NCTA sends it congratulations to Gladys M. Bennett, testing services director, and the entire staff at Norfolk State University Testing Services for maintaining high test administration standards and for providing excellent service to a wide variety of students and community members in the performance of their duties.

The National College Testing Association, a non-profit organization dedicated to the promotion of professionalism and high-quality service in the administration of testing programs, offers certification to college and university test centers that demonstrate exemplary practices.  NCTA membership numbers more than 2,200 testing professionals from over 650 colleges and universities as well as 50 test companies and organizations offering test-related products and services.