COMPASS Exams

COMPASS Exams

If you're interested in applying to Gwinnett Technical College but need to update placement test scores, you're in luck!

The Assessment Center administers COMPASS, a nationally recognized college admissions and placement exam used by most two-year colleges and many four-year colleges and universities.

Calculators: No personal calculators are allowed. You may use only the basic calculators provided or the onscreen scientific calculator.

*Picture ID Required

Please Note: The COMPASS Lab is now located in Bldg. 100, Room 528. Since we have no lockers, please leave all valuables locked up in your car.

Late Night Testing is on Thursdays.
 

July 2015
Monday and Wednesday
July 1, 6, 8, 13, 15, 20, 22, 27 and 29
Sign in 8:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. No later than 2 p.m.

Tuesday
July 7, 14, 21 and 28
Sign in 1:30 p.m. – 2 p.m. No later than 2 p.m.

Thursday
July 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30
Sign in 1:30 p.m.– 6 p.m. No later than 6 p.m.

Friday
July 10, 17, and 24
Sign in 8:30 a.m.– 9:30 a.m. No later than 9:30 a.m. 

July 3 – Campus Closed
July 31 – Compass Lab Closed for Previously Scheduled Testing

Saturday
July 11 and 25
Sign in 8 a.m.– 8:30 a.m. Lab closes at 12 p.m.

 

August 2015

Monday and Wednesday
August 3, 5, 10, 12, 17, 19, 24, 26 and 31
Sign in 8:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. No later than 2 p.m. 

Tuesday
August 4, 11, 18 and 25 
Sign in 1:30 p.m. – 2 p.m. No later than 2 p.m.

Thursday  
August 6, 13, 20 and 27
Sign in 1:30 p.m. – 6 p.m. No later than 6 p.m.

Friday
August 7, 14, 21 and 28
Sign in 8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. No later than 9:30 a.m.

Saturday
August 8 and 22
Sign in 8 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Lab closes at 12 p.m.
 

Retest Policy: One retake per section is allowed. To retest, you must wait 14 days from the time you took your first COMPASS exam. The cost for a retest is $25 per section. Once you begin the Learning Support track, you must complete the required developmental courses.


P.O.S.T. Examinees are permitted to take the COMPASS exam according to the schedule shown above. The cost of the exam is $20. If you are not planning to attend Gwinnett Technical College but would like to take the COMPASS exam and have your scores sent to another college, you are also permitted to test according to the schedule shown above.