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Testing Services

Testing Services

Testing Services administers tests for course placement and graduation requirements while striving to maintain a commitment of efficient, accurate, and timely service to the campus and surrounding community.


The Graduation Writing Test (GWT) is used to measure competency and writing skills as a requirement for students who have completed 75 semester units to satisfy the graduation requirement.


ALEKS PPL is a web-based assessment to determine your mathematics placement. You can review, practice, and come to campus for the official proctored exam.


The California Component Exam (CCE) can be taken in lieu of PLS 2010, Introduction to American Government or PLS 4811, California Government to demonstrate knowledge of American and California Government. 


The Personal Computer Proficiency Test (PCPT) can be taken in lieu of CIS 1010, Introduction to Personal Computing to demonstrate proficiency in in the use of personal computers.

Make-Up Testing

Make-Up Testing is offered to CPP students who need to reschedule their exam and have received approval in advance.

Non-CPP Testing

Cal Poly Pomona provides proctoring services for other universities and the surrounding community.
All activity in the Testing Services facility is monitored via surveillance camera.  |   Student Services Building 121, 2nd Floor   |  909.869.5299
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