Welcome to NCTA!

The National College Testing Association (NCTA) is a non-profit organization of testing professionals working in post-secondary institutions, in companies with test-related products and services, and in other professional testing venues. NCTA was organized in 2000.

The NCTA's Mission
  • Enhance professional testing practices
  • Offer opportunities for professional development
  • Encourage professional support activities
  • Advance collaborative efforts among testing professionals, testing companies, and other policy-making agencies


NCTA Governing Council Launches New COVID-19 Resource Page


The Governing Council has launched a new webpage to serve its members during this time. The webpage compiles a list of online proctoring vendors and remote proctoring opportunities. By compiling this information, NCTA members, testing professionals, and remote proctoring partners can ensure the best level of exam security possible while working remotely. Link:  www.ncta-testing.org/2020-covid-19

If you would like to submit contact information or opportunities to be included on this page, please email [email protected].


President's Message Regarding COVID-19
Feel free to check out our president's message to members. (Click here)



Consortium of College Testing Centers (CCTC)

NCTA supports distance learning by providing this free web-based referral service. The CCTC web page contains a listing of testing centers across the country and abroad that are willing to provide proctoring services to students away from their campuses.

CCTC Participant


NCTA Standards

NCTA has established standards and guidelines for testing centers and testing personnel. A list of test administrators who have endorsed these standards may be found on this website.