Testing Center

Testing can help you evaluate or determine the skills you need to achieve your goals. It also is essential for licensure and certification in many fields. HCC provides unmatched testing services, ranging from high school equivalency exams to occupational analyses.

High School Equivalency Test

HCC provides an opportunity to earn your high school equivalency certificate through the HiSET test. The tests are online, though a paper test option is available. Sample questions and practice tests are available to help you prepare. Test takers can also access career counseling and learn more about furthering their education.

Testing & Workforce Certification Center

HCC's Testing & Workforce Certification Center is a state-of-the-art facility that works with prominent testing and computer-based training providers nationwide. It offers highly accredited testing and certification services that validate skill levels and proficiency in many professions.

Exams for College Credit

You can receive credit for many core courses by passing college credit examinations. These examinations, which are available in numerous subject areas, provide a low cost way to receive college credit.

College Placement Test

Want to take the college placement exam (Accuplacer)? Visit the Assessment Center and we'll get you started!


Holyoke Community College
303 Homestead Ave. Holyoke, MA 01040