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Testing Fees

The Miami Dade College Institutional Test Administrator (ITA) initiates the annual testing fee review process each Fall and the approved testing fees are effective July 1 of the following Summer.

 

Fees:

   CRITERIA  PAY▼ FEE▼
ACCUPLACER (CPT) First attempt for placement no charge   NO FEE
Placement purposes (retakes) MDC $10.00
High school students no charge
(The 2014 high school graduates are assessed a retesting fee effective June 6, 2014; the 1st day after the M-DCPS last day of school.)
  NO FEE
TABE Career and Technical Education program criteria (conversion) purposes MDC $10.00
ACT Please contact the publisher for payment details. Publisher Fees
ALF Please contact the publisher for payment details. Publisher Fees
CASAS Placement purposes only for Adult Education students
MDC $10.00
Post-testing   NO FEE
CCE TBA TBA TBA
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 $35.00
Publisher $80.00
DANTES-funded military and military approved candidates (first attempt only).   NO FEE
COMPASS/ESL First attempt for placement no charge
  NO FEE
Placement purposes (retakes) MDC

$20.00

COMPASS/INRTN TBA TBA $45.00
CPE TBA TBA TBA
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 $30.00
CST Applicants referred by MDC's Human Resources   NO FEE
Distance Learning Minimum charge of $30 for the first hour. Plus $30 for each additional hour or fraction thereof. MDC Fee varies
DSST (DANTES) Credit by exam (all attempts). Including civilians and non-funded military candidates.  MDC $35.00
Publisher Starting at $80.00
DANTES-funded military and military approved candidates (first attempt only).   NO FEE
ENGAGE TBA TBA TBA
EPT Placement purposes (all attempts)    NO FEE
FAA TBA TBA TBA
F-BAT Assessments administered at Kendall Testing. ($30.00 for the exam and $15.00 testing fee cost) MDC $45.00
per test
FCB TBA TBA TBA
FCC TBA TBA TBA
FTCE Please contact the publisher for payment details. Publisher Fees
GED-CBT First attempt on computer or retake a subject on computer Publisher $26 per
subject
GKT Please contact the publisher for payment details. Publisher Fees
GRE Please contact the publisher for payment details. Publisher Fees
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 $30.00
per credit
Insurance Community Education insurance courses pre-certification exam MDC $20.00
IT Exams Please contact the publisher for payment details. Publisher TBA
LSAT Please contact the publisher for payment details. Publisher Fees
MOUS TBA TBA TBA
MPRE Please contact the publisher for payment details. Publisher Fees
MSSC Please contact the publisher for payment details. Publisher Fees
OPI 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
PEd Please contact the publisher for payment details. Publisher Fees
PERT First attempt for placement no charge
  NO FEE
Placement purposes (retakes) MDC $10.00
High school students no charge
(The 2014 high school graduates are assessed a retesting fee effective June 6, 2014; the 1st day after the M-DCPS last day of school.)
  NO FEE
Algebra 1 EOC Option for Private Middle School Students Transitioning to Public High Schools. The fee was implemented April 12, 2013. MDC $10.00
PRAXIS I Please contact the publisher for payment details. Publisher Fees
Prov TBA Publisher TBA
Real Estate TBA   NO FEE
SAE Please contact the publisher for payment details. Publisher Fees
SAT Please contact the publisher for payment details. Publisher Fees
Sylvan/Experior Prometric Prometric testing fees vary. Please contact the publisher for paymnet information at 1-800-755-3926 or www.prometric.com Publisher 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 $10.00
Placement purposes only for Adult Education students MDC $10.00
No fee for post-testing Adult Education students   NO FEE
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   NO FEE
Other Fees This fee is used for testing examinees from other institutions or agencies - 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 $45.00
Minimum
Official score reports to examinees, another institution, or an agency (all requests). Must fill-in and submit a Test Scores Release Form MDC $10.00
Note:
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 following links:




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