Miami Dade College Homepage > Testing > General Testing Info


Students doing homework

Testing Fees

The Miami Dade College Institutional Test Administrator (IA) initiates the annual testing fee review process each Fall and the approved testing fees are effective July 1 or later of the following Summer. The fees listed below were effective August 1, 2016.

Fees:

     PAY▼ FEE▼
ACCUPLACER (CPT) First attempt for placement no charge, including high school students. MDC NO FEE
Placement purposes (retakes) including high school students. MDC $10
Diagnostics (Non-Group Settings) MDC $10
Remote Testing (Technology Supported) - MDC students taking an ACCUPLACER administration via B-Virtual - Excludes the cost of the test and cost of B-Virtual Proctoring Fee. MDC $20

ACCUPLACER ESL
(Beginning Fall 2016)
First attempt for placement no charge.
MDC NO FEE
Placement purposes (retakes). MDC $20

ACT Please contact the publisher for payment details. Publisher Fees

ACTFL Pay in advance, at least 10 days before the confirmed test date. (non-refundable)  MDC $35
Certified ACTFL Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI)*
*No Show Fee (Cancellations are accepted up to 2 hours prior to test time) -$55
Publisher $139
Certified ACTFL Oral Proficiency Interview by Computer (OPIc) Publisher $70

ALF Please contact the publisher for payment details. Publisher Fees

CaMLA MELAB MDC $188
MET MDC $102

CART There is no fee for MDC students. MDC NO FEE
Remote Testing (Technology Supported) - MDC students taking a CART administration via B-Virtual - Excludes the cost of the test and cost of B-Virtual Proctoring Fee. MDC $20

CASAS Placement purposes for Adult Education students. (first attempt or retakes)
MDC $15

CCE The cost of each exam is $1.00 per course-instructional hour. For example, the cost of taking an exam for a 10-clock-hour course would be $10.00. Publisher
or MDC
Fee varies

Certiport Proctor fee (all attempts). This charge is in addition to the exam fee. MDC $35
ACA Adobe Certified Associate (Voucher with retake SKU 1100681). MDC $93
ACU Autodesk Certified Associociate (Voucher with retake SKU 1100681). MDC $94
IC3 Publisher Fees
Microsoft Publisher Fees
Quickbooks (Voucher with retake and 3 practice tests SKU 1102044). MDC $120

CLEP Credit by exam (all attempts). 
Payments to CLEP are due on your scheduled test date. CLEP prefers payment via credit card (check or money order is also accepted for the payment that is payable to CLEP).
Note: The $80 CLEP payment is made online through the publisher's website at clep.collegeboard.org
MDC $35
Publisher $80
DANTES-funded military and military approved candidates (first attempt only).
Note: DANTES will no longer fund CLEP exams for spouses and civilians of the Air National Guard.
MDC and
Publisher
NO FEE

COMPASS/ESL
(Sunsetting in Fall 2016)
First attempt for placement no charge.
MDC NO FEE
Placement purposes (retakes). MDC

$20


COMPASS/INRTN Examinees from other institutions. MDC $45

CPE Please contact the publisher for payment details. Publisher Fees

CSLOA No testing fee for CSLOA. MDC NO FEE

CSP Beginning on May 12, 2008 MDC students are required to pay a fee in order to take the CSP. Course exemption (all attempts). MDC $30
Remote Testing (Technology Supported) - MDC students taking a CSP administration via B-Virtual - Excludes the cost of the test and cost of B-Virtual Proctoring Fee. MDC $20

CST Applicants referred by MDC's Human Resources. MDC NO FEE

Proctoring Services Minimum charge of $35 for the first hour. Plus $35 for each additional hour or fraction thereof. The fee applies for exams not listed on the Testing Fees chart (e.g. Distance Learning, Industry Certification, Employment-Based). MDC $35
Minimum

DSST (DANTES) Credit by exam (all attempts). Including civilians and non-funded military candidates.  MDC $35
Publisher Starting at $80
DANTES-funded military and military approved candidates (first attempt only).
Note: DANTES will no longer fund CLEP exams for spouses and civilians of the Air National Guard.
MDC and
Publisher
NO FEE

EPT Placement purposes (all attempts). MDC NO FEE

F-BAT Assessments administered at Kendall and Wolfson. ($30.00 for the exam and $15.00 testing fee cost) MDC $45
per test

FCB Certification (proctoring fee only) and does not include the cost of the examination. MDC $30
Publisher Fee varies

FTCE Please contact the publisher for payment details. Publisher Fees

GED-CBT Please contact the publisher for payment details. Publisher Fees

GKT Please contact the publisher for payment details. Publisher Fees

GRE Please contact the publisher for payment details. Publisher Fees

HESI A2 There is a non-refundable/non-transferable fee for each test date. If you are unable to attend your prearranged test date, there is no possibility of a refund or transfer to another test date. Please make every effort to keep your scheduled test date. MDC $65

Institutional (Departmental) Credit-by-Exam The registration must be completed at the Registrar’s Office and fees need to be paid by each term’s published deadline. MDC $30 per
credit
Additional proctoring fee if the exam is administered in the Testing Center. MDC $35

Insurance Community Education insurance courses pre-certification exam. MDC $20

IT Exams Please contact the publisher for payment details. Publisher Fee varies

LSAT Please contact the publisher for payment details. Publisher Fees

MPRE Please contact the publisher for payment details. Publisher Fees

MSSC Proctor fee (all attempts). This charge is in addition to the exam fee. MDC $35
Registration MDC $60
Certified Logistics Associate (CLA) Assessment MDC $55
Certified Logistics Technician (CLT) Assessment MDC $55

PEd Please contact the publisher for payment details. Publisher Fees

PERT First attempt for placement no charge, including high school students.
MDC NO FEE
Placement purposes (retakes) including high school students. MDC $10
Diagnostics (Non-Group Settings) MDC $10
EOC Option for high schools. MDC $10

PRAXIS Please contact the publisher for payment details. Publisher Fees

Prov Please contact the publisher for payment details. Publisher Fee varies

Real Estate No fee for end-of-the-course Real Estate exam. MDC NO FEE

Remote Placement Testing for Other Institutions This fee is used for testing examinees from other institutions or agencies or for employment purposes - e.g. ACCUPLACER, PERT, COMPASS, CSP, TABE, Wisconsin Placement Exams. Maximum scheduled administration time is three hours. Plus $15.00 for each additional hour or fraction thereof. This fee includes sending scores to other institutions or agencies (all attempts).
Note: This fee is not used for course related testing such as Distance Learning Examinations.
MDC $45 
Minimum

SAE Please contact the publisher for payment details. Publisher Fees

SAT Please contact the publisher for payment details. Publisher Fees

Score Report Official score reports to examinees, another institution, or an agency (all requests). Must fill-in and submit a Test Scores Release Form MDC $10

SOCE Affiliated and unaffiliated examinees. To view FDLE posted fees, visit the Pearson VUE  Authorized Test Centers web page. MDC NO FEE
Publisher Fee varies

TABE Entrance and Exit purposes for Career and Technical Educational (vocational) MDC students. This includes entrance and exit TABE exams for MDC Fire Science (all attempts).
MDC $15
Placement purposes only for Adult Education students. MDC $15
TABE post-testing for Adult Education students. MDC NO FEE
TABE Testlets (practice test for TABE retakes only) per section. MDC $5
TABE ESPAÑOL (all attempts). MDC $15

TOEFL iBT Please contact the publisher for payment details. Publisher Fees

TOEFL (Institutional) Offered at the Medical Campus for a certification program for foreign medical professionals. MDC $40

UExcel Please contact the publisher for payment details. Publisher Fees

Virtual College No testing fee for Virtual College exams. MDC NO FEE
Note: Testing fees are subject to change.
MDC testing fees are non-refundable/non-transferable. Examinees must pick up a payment form at the Testing Center and submit it to the Bursar’s Office prior to taking an MDC fee related test. The testing fee payment can be made with cash, money order, or credit/debit card. Make sure to save the receipt for proof of payment.

 

Reimbursement for Veterans:

Great news for veterans! The GI Bill offers reimbursement for veterans who take eligible tests, including CLEP and other tests offered at MDC. This means that eligible veterans may schedule a test with MDC, pay the testing fee, take the desired test available, and request reimbursement from the VA. For more information please visit the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs website.




Miami Dade College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate and baccalaureate degrees.
Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Miami Dade College.
Miami Dade College is an equal access/equal opportunity institution which does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, marital status, age, religion, national origin,
disability, veteran’s status, ethnicity, pregnancy, sexual orientation or genetic information. Additional information may be obtained by contacting the
Office of Equal Opportunity Programs/ADA Coordinator/Title IX Coordinator, at 305.237.2577.