Important Notice

alert icon Upcoming Service Interruption: We are upgrading our online processes to serve you better. During this upgrade many of our online services will be unavailable from 8:00pm on June 30 – 8:00am on July 5. Some services include payment processes, applications for admission, and the User Account Center.
For a full list of services that will be temporarily unavailable please visit our information page.

Important Notice

alert icon HCC is now observing summer hours: from Monday, June 19th to Thursday, June 22nd we are open 8:00 am - 5:30 pm. We will be closed Friday, June 23rd. Express Enrollment for fall semester is coming! Contact the 24/7 GOKCTCS Student Services Center Helpline at 1-855-464-2244 for more info!

Testing Center

Placement Testing

TABE/KYOTE is a computerized exam used to determine your skill level to place students in appropriate classes.

The TABE assessment is a computerized exam used to determine your skill level in English and reading.  The KYOTE assessment is a computerized exam used to determine your skill level in mathematics. These tests ae used to place students into appropriate classes.  The entire testing sequence will last approximately three hours.

Placement exams are by appointment only. Contact Pam Buchanan, HCC Testing Coordinator, at 270-831-9723 for more information. You may also fax student copies of test scores to the coordinator at 270-831-9612, though official ACT scores will need to be on file in the Admissions Office.

Proctoring

The testing center is available to proctor exams. This is free for all KCTCS classes. For non-KCTCS classes, a $25 fee will apply.

For classes requiring a proctored exam, please contact  Pam Buchanan at 270-831-9783.

Additional Tests

Find out information about GED  and Workforce Testing.