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Tests & Events

The following are events, DANTES sponsored test, and other tests conducted or administered at the Education and Career Services. Please call the Education and Career Services at (703) 614-9104 to schedule an appointment to attend or take these tests.




February 2018

Armed Forces Classification Test (AFCT)

Thursday, February 22 • 8:30–11:30 am • Bldg. 29, Rm. 100.
This test consists of questions in nine different areas: General Science, Arithmetic Reasoning, Word Knowledge, Paragraph Comprehension, Numerical Operations, Auto and Shop Information, Mathematical Knowledge, Mechanical Comprehension, and Electronic Information.

College 101 / Tuition Assistance (TA) Orientation

Wednesdays, February 21, 28 • 1:30–2:30 pm • Bldg. 29, Rm. 100.
This orientation is intended to provide advisement to Marines regarding college terminology and their educational responsibilities, as well as financial obligations when using TA.

College Level Examination Program (CLEP)/
Dantes Subject Standardized Test (DSST)

Wednesdays, February 21, 28 • 9:00–11:00 am & 1:00–3:00 pm
Bldg. 29, Rm. 100.

CLEP/DSSTs are computer-based and used to grant exemption from and credit for specific college courses. Both are free to active duty/reserve personnel; for civilians each CLEP test cost $80 + $20 administrative fee and each DSST cost $80 + $20 administrative fee. Interested persons MUST call 703-525-7275 to schedule.

Defense Language Aptitude Battery (DLAB)

Thursday, February 22 • 8:30 – 10:30 am • Bldg. 29, Rm. 100.
This test is used to test general ability of a service-member to learn a foreign language.

Defense Language Proficiency Test (DLPT)

Tuesday, February 27 • 8:30 am – 2:30 pm • Bldg. 29, Rm. 100.
This test is designed as a standard test for determining listening and reading proficiency in a foreign language.

Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE)

Monday, February 26 • 8:30–11:00 am • Bldg. 29, Rm. 100.
This test is a standard test designed to measure basic language, reading, and mathematic levels of proficiency. It is used to determine eligibility for participation in TA Program.



March 2018

Armed Forces Classification Test (AFCT)

Thursdays, March 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 • 8:00–11:00 am • Bldg. 29, Rm. 100.
This test consists of questions in nine different areas: General Science, Arithmetic Reasoning, Word Knowledge, Paragraph Comprehension, Numerical Operations, Auto and Shop Information, Mathematical Knowledge, Mechanical Comprehension, and Electronic Information.

College 101 / Tuition Assistance (TA) Orientation

Wednesdays, March 7, 14, 21, 28 • 1:30–2:30 pm • Bldg. 29, Rm. 100.
This orientation is intended to provide advisement to Marines regarding college terminology and their educational responsibilities, as well as financial obligations when using TA.

College Level Examination Program (CLEP)/
Dantes Subject Standardized Test (DSST)

Wednesdays, March 7, 14, 21, 28 • 9:00–11:00 am & 1:00–3:00 pm
Bldg. 29, Rm. 100.

CLEP/DSSTs are computer-based and used to grant exemption from and credit for specific college courses. Both are free to active duty/reserve personnel; for civilians each CLEP test cost $80 + $20 administrative fee and each DSST cost $80 + $20 administrative fee. Interested persons MUST call 703-525-7275 to schedule.

Defense Language Aptitude Battery (DLAB)

Thursdays, March 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 • 8:00 – 10:30 am • Bldg. 29, Rm. 100.
This test is used to test general ability of a service-member to learn a foreign language.

Defense Language Proficiency Test (DLPT)

Tuesdays, March 6, 13, 20, 27 • 8:00 am – 2:00 pm • Bldg. 29, Rm. 100.
This test is designed as a standard test for determining listening and reading proficiency in a foreign language.

SAT

Monday, March 5 • 8:00 am – 12:30 pm • Bldg. 29, Rm. 100.
This test is comprised of 7 tests (parts) and measures verbal and mathematical reasoning.

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Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE)

Mondays, March 12, 26 • 8:00–10:00 am • Bldg. 29, Rm. 100.
This test is a standard test designed to measure basic language, reading, and mathematic levels of proficiency. It is used to determine eligibility for participation in TA Program.



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