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Military Testing Center

Earn college credit for what you already know!

The National Test Center offers exams in a variety of academic subject areas through its College Level Examination Program (CLEP, DSST, and Pearson VUE exams).

Testing is free for active duty military personnel, guard and reserve forces while on active duty. Civilians with base access may also use this facility for a fee.

The National Test Center is located next to the Rio Salado College administrative area on the 3rd floor of the 56th Mission Support Center on Luke Air Force Base.

Information on taking exams   

  • CLEP and DSST exams are administered on a walk-in basis, Monday through Friday from 8:00 am until 2:00 pm (2:00 pm is the last start time)
  • The DSST exam titled Principles of Public Speaking requires an appointment; call 480-377-4040 to schedule this exam.
  • Pearson VUE exams are scheduled via
  • All exams are computer-based and graded immediately (except essay exams).
  • ADA testing station is available for your exam.