AWC Online, distance learning courses and make-up exams

Testing Services administers examinations for on-line courses and make-up tests. Instructors must complete the correct form and send it to the AWC site location where the student is expected to test. The instructor should notify the student that the test is available at the Testing Center.

The GED test is available to all persons who do not have a High School Diploma and are interested in completing the General Education Development (GED) test series. The test is available in English and Spanish. The easy to read guide gives you the instructions needed to register and schedule your GED test.

GED tests can be taken at the following testing locations:

  • AWC Yuma Campus
    College Community Center Building 3C
    2020 S. Avenue 8E
    Yuma, AZ 85365
    Ph. 928-344-7641

    Go to GED.com to create an account and schedule a testing appointment.

  • Parker Learning Center
    1109 Geronimo
    Parker, AZ 85377

    Go to GED.com to create an account.
    Contact Parker Learning Center to reserve a space to take the GED test.
    Email: awc.lapaz@azwestern.edu
    Phone Number: 928.669.2214

Automotive Service Excellence - (ASE). By appointment only. To schedule an appointment please call (928) 344-7641.

For more information regarding the ASE exam, visit: http://www.ase.com/About-ASE/myASE.aspx

CELSA-English as a Second Language (ESL)
Non-native speakers with limited English language skills may need to take the CELSA exam to be placed in the appropriate ESL course. The CELSA exam can be taken any time at all AWC sites.

For more information regarding our ESL program visit the Modern Language program.

College Level Examination Program (CLEP) - By appointment only. To schedule an appointment please call (928) 344-7641.

CLEP allows students the opportunity to receive credit by examination. CLEP credit policies vary among colleges and universities, so the credit given by AWC may be increased or decreased upon transfer. How to register for a CLEP Exam The Arizona Western College CLEP site code is:

There is an institutional fee for each CLEP exam of $25 payable to Arizona Western College.The institutional testing fee can be paid by phone by calling the Business Office at 928-317-7666. Appointments are necessary so please contact our office at 928-344-7641.

For additional information regarding AWC CLEP credit policy, review page 12 of the AWC catalog.
AWC Equivalency for CLEP Exams

DSST Exams - By appointment only. To schedule an appointment please call (928) 344-7641.

About DSST: The DSST credit by exam program gives students the opportunity to receive college credit for life experience as a form of prior learning assessment. For more information go to GetCollegeCredit.com

For more information on the subject tests and course credits review pages 12-13 of the AWC catalog.

AWC Equivalency for DSST exams

Heating, Ventilations, Air Conditioning (HVAC) - By appointment only. To schedule an appointment please call (928) 344-7641.

Law School Admissions Test (LSAT)

Prior registration is required. To register for a test date or find more information about this test, visit LSAT's official website: www.LSAC.org

Pearson VUE

Prior registration is required. To register for a test date or find more information about the various tests offered through Pearson VUE testing visit their website:https://home.pearsonvue.com/

Contact Info

Phone: (928) 344-7641
Fax: (928) 344-7712
Location: 3C - Top Floor
Hours:
  • Monday - Thursday: 7:00am - 5:00pm