Pearl River Community College

Testing Center

TESTING CENTER

Poplarville Campus:
Contact Information:
601-403-1337 or proctor.poplarville@prcc.edu

Forty-two computers available for testing. Paper tests for colleges are also given in the testing center. The testing center is located in the Garvin H. Johnston Library.
The Poplarville testing center administers test for:
• Mississippi Virtual Community College
• PRCC Traditional/Hybrid Courses (with approval from proctor)
• Universities and colleges outside of PRCC (with approval from proctor and the student’s instructor)
• AAB - Board of Registry Certification Testing
• Prometric – Automotive Service Excellence Testing
• Accuplacer Testing
• HiSET Testing (in the AE Testing Room in the GHJ Library)
• GED Testing (in the AE Testing Room in the GHJ Library)

Hattiesburg Campus:
Contact Information:
601-554-5475 or proctor.hattiesburg@prcc.edu

Twenty-six computers available for testing. The testing center is located in the Learning Lab on the side of the Library in building 4.
The Hattiesburg testing center administers test for:
• Mississippi Virtual Community College
• PRCC Traditional/Hybrid Courses (with approval from proctor and the student’s instructor)
• Universities and colleges outside of PRCC (with approval from proctor and the student’s instructor)
• Paper tests for colleges are also given in the testing center.

Hancock Campus:
Contact Information:
601-403-1337 or proctor.poplarville@prcc.edu
There are 8 computers available for testing. There is limited testing for MSVCC at the Hancock Campus. Dates can be seen after choosing the PRCC Hancock Center in SmarterProctoring.
• Mississippi Virtual Community College
• Accuplacer Testing (Fall and Spring semesters)
• HiSET Testing

Non-PRCC individuals wishing to use the PRCC Testing Centers will adhere to the following courtesy guidelines. PRCC reserves the right to deny testing privileges, without prior warning, to anyone who does not abide by these courtesy guidelines.
• Testers must report at the scheduled appointment time.
• Those who are unable to report at the scheduled appointment time must cancel appointments at least four hours prior to the scheduled time.
• No confrontational, threatening, unruly, or argumentative behavior will be tolerated.
• Children are not allowed in any PRCC Testing Center or Library.
• All other PRCC Testing Center rules must be followed.

Testing Center Rules:
1. I understand I am not allowed to have cell phones or any electronic devices used to retrieve or transmit information in the testing center.
2. I understand I am not allowed to bring food or drink into the testing center.
3. I understand I am not allowed to bring children into the testing center or in the Library.
4. I understand I should dress appropriately. I understand I will be asked to remove headgear and any pocketed outerwear.
5. I understand that I will be asked to present a valid photo ID to verify my identity. I understand that the name on my photo ID must match my name displayed in Canvas.
6. I understand that I will be recorded by surveillance cameras and computer monitoring software.
7. I understand cheating will not be tolerated.
8. I understand PRCC is not responsible for any lost or stolen items.

Appointments:
Appointments are required for all tests and must be made a day in advance of the desired appointment time. If an appointment is made and cannot be kept, please be courteous to cancel that appointment.
Students taking online classes via MSVCC must use SmarterProctoring to schedule an appointment. You can access SmarterProctoring by clicking on the SmarterProctoring button on the left menu within your online course in Canvas. For instructions, please visit www.prcc.edu/elearning/schedule-exam.

For other testing, use the ‘Schedule a Proctored Test’ link on the Library menu. http://www.prcc.edu/libraries/make-test-appointment