The tests offered at LDSBC Testing Services are: Challenge Exams, Placement Tests (English 101, FIN 101, CS 114, and math courses), the

Post-Assessment (Graduation) Test, Certification Exams, and Course Exams for accommodated students.
 
Challenge Exams
The Challenge Exams currently offered at Testing Services are English 101 (Intro. To College Writing) and Math 110 (College Algebra). A course can only be challenged once in your academic career and may not be challenged if the course has been previously failed, withdrawn from, or partial course credit has been received. The Math 110 Challenge requires a recommended placement score. The English 101 Challenge requires high placement scores and the English Director’s approval. The Challenge Exam fee for English and Math is $40 each. You must contact the Testing Services for a Petition to Challenge form before paying the fee. Appointments are required for these exams. 
 
 
Placement Tests
The Placement Tests offered at Testing Services are the English and Math Accuplacer Test. These tests are not timed, but appointments are required for these tests. 
 
The Accuplacer English Test is required for any student who has not taken the ACT or SAT and for whom English is their second language. This multiple choice test covers Reading and Sentence Skills. This test is required even if the TOEFL or Michigan have been taken. For further information or questions please contact Testing Services.
 
The Accuplacer Math Test is required for any student who has not taken an accepted placement test in the past 18 months. This multiple choice test covers Arithmetic, Algebra, and College Math. 
 
Students needing to take the BAP 105 Placement Exam must contact the BAP Director, Mitch Pendleton at 801-524-1948 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. The BAP 105 Placement Exam is not taken through Testing Services.
 
Click here for information on current placement scores.
 
Post-Assessment Test (Graduation Test)
The Post-Assessment Test is a graduation requirement for any student majoring in GS (General Studies) or IS (Integrated Studies). This test fulfills an institutional requirements for accreditation. It is similar to the standardized tests given in high school, but at a college level. The test measures students' ability in Critical Thinking, Reading, Writing, and Mathematics. It is a 2 hour timed test that can be taken all at once or in two separate one hour blocks of time. Students should take this test during the last semester before they graduate and can take the test as early as mid-semester. Please set up an appointment by going to TutorTrac.ldsbc.edu. Appointments are required for these exams. 
 
 
Certification Exams
We currently offer certification exams for QuickBooks ($132), and Microsoft Office Specialists exams in Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Access ($10 per exam). Appointments are required for these exams. 
 
Course Exams
Student with documented learning accommodations can take course exams in the Testing Room as specified in their Request to Faculty for Accommodations Form received from the Student Support Director. The student must contact their instructor 24 hours in advance to request approval to test in the Testing Room and set an appointment through TutorTrac.ldsbc.edu or by contacting us at (801)524-1988, or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. This time requirement gives the instructor adequate time to get the needed materials and Test Request Form to the Testing Services. Appointments are required for these exams.