Testing Center

The Testing Center

The Testing Center provides a comfortable, secure environment with the latest technology for testing services. The Center promotes access to educational success, progress to educational goals, and workforce-driven testing services to the three-county service area (Florence, Darlington, and Marion). 

Entrance Exams

  • Next-Generation Accuplacer - A computer based assessment designed to evaluate skills in mathematics, reading, and writing.
  • TEAS - Tests of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) is the college's Health Science Entrance examination. 


  • CLEP - College-Level Examination Program offers you the opportunity to receive college credit for what you already know.
  • DSST - Dantes Subject Standardized Test are credit-by-examination tests originated by the United States Department of Defense's Defense Activity for Non-Traditional Education Support.

Cerificate and Licensure

  • Metro Testing - Provides online, computer-based testing services for the Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR).

Pre-Employment Screening

  • WorkKeys -  A series of assessments that measure the skills critical for workforce success.

Proctoring Services

  • Proctoring Services - Florence-Darlington Technical College provides proctoring services for external colleges and organizations.
Student Identification and Accepted IDs for Testing

Student Identification

Student IDs must be validated before testing begins. Student IDs should have the student’s name, recognizable photo.

Acceptable IDs:

  • Driver’s License
  • State–approved or federal ID
  • Military ID
  • Middle or High School ID
  • College ID
  • USA (UNITED STATES) Passport
  • Foreign Passport with the student's name written in the Western alphabet
  • Tribal ID
  • Naturalization card or certificate of citizenship

Still have questions? Contact Us!

Office Location

FDTC Main Campus
Building 100
Room 112

Walk-In Testing Hours

M - Th: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am - 10:00 am