The purpose of Testing Services is to coordinate the administration of college testing. The office also provides testing for community members: High School Equivalency Testing Services, CLEP, certification testing, and proctoring of Distance Education exams to citizens in the College’s five county service area.
Effective Tuesday, August 31st, due to rising COVID-19 transmission and infection rates at the College, we will require face coverings for any indoor space where physical distancing is not possible.
Testing dates are typically added only 30 days in advance - check back frequently for added dates/times.
At the Blountville campus, please park in lots that do NOT require a permit.
Payment for all exams, except A2 nursing, is in-person at the Business Office at each campus location. In Blountville, the cashier is located in the General Studies Building, C2407.
A2 Nursing please follow instructions below on how to pay fees online.
Please email Testing@NortheastState.edu to schedule a virtual ACCUPLACER appointment.
Visit the following sites for more information on each available test and to schedule a test date.
A2 - Nursing Entrance Exam ACCUPLACER® - Placement Test CLEP(R) Distance Learners/Employer Certification Exit Exam EMS Certification Exam HiSET - Formerly GED INFS Credit-by-Exam Make-Up Tests Math Department Testing Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) TN eCampus WorkKeys
For additional tips on study skills and test-taking, please visit TestTakingTips.com.
Please review the Testing Services Guidelines and information for each test before scheduling a test date.
Blountville Testing Center
C2303, General Studies Building, Northeast State at Blountville
2425 Highway 75, P.O. Box 246, Blountville, TN 37617
Elizabethton Testing Center
E122, Northeast State at Elizabethton
386 Highway 91 N, Elizabethton, TN 37643
Johnson City Testing Center
J1011, Northeast State at Johnson City
101 E. Market Street, Johnson City, TN 37604
Kingsport Testing Center
BWH134, Blazier-Wilson Hall, Northeast State at Kingsport
222 W. Main Street, Kingsport, TN 37660
Some tests have a testing fee. This information is provided with each available test listed above. No payment is required in the registration system, RegisterBlast. Follow the directions with each test on how to pay online or to pay at the Cashier's Office on campus. Testing Services staff cannot accept payments.
ACCUPLACER®, College-Level Examination Program®, and CLEP® are registered trademarks of The College Board. ETS® is a registered trademark of Educational Testing Service. NCRC® is a registered trademark of ACT, Inc.
Dean of Student Services
Workforce Testing Assistant/Proctor
Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Office Room C2301, General Studies, Blountville
Testing Center - C2303