Living in the United Kingdom offers unique opportunities for work, travel, sightseeing, and of course, education. We hope you will take advantage of the opportunities to further your education during your stay. We have a dedicated team of professionals to assist you in your education endeavors.
- CDC and PME Testing
- Defense Language Proficiency Test (DLPT) including Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI)
- Defense Language Aptitude Battery (DLAB)
- Air Force Officer Qualifying Test (AFOQT)
- WAPS Testing
CLEP, DSST Testing, Pearson VUE, GMAT, and Proctored College Tests
These tests are NOT provided by Military Testing.
They are offered by the University of Maryland Global Campus (UMGC) in their National Test Center which is located at the Education Center. Please refer to the “ON-BASE OPPORTUNITIES” tab for this website for information and how to book these tests.
Graduate Record Exam (GRE)
The GRE is not available at on-base Testing Centers. All information relating to GRE Testing in the UK, including location of Test Centers and how to book your test can be found at http://www.gre.org
The ACT/SAT is not available at on-base Testing Centers. All information relating to ACT/SAT Testing in the UK, including location of Test Centers and how to book your test can be found at http://www.Dantes.doded.mil/EducationPrograms/enter-college/undergradexams.html
UMGC NATIONAL TEST CENTER (NTC) The UMGC NTC is located at the Alconbury Education Center. DSN: 314-268-3808 COMM: 01480 843808 E-MAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org
CLEP & DSST
The NTC provides all available computer-based CLEP & DSST tests. Remember - for Active Duty personnel, the first attempt at any CLEP or DSST test is FREE!!
CLEP & DSST Testing is on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Please contact the NTC to schedule.
Pearson VUE, Excelsior and GMAT
Pearson VUE tests are provided on Wednesdays. Pearson VUE Exams must be scheduled online at http://www.pearsonvue.com
Instructions for Registering: Under Regional Information click on “U.S. Service Members”, then “Locate Military Testing Centers”, then select the type of test you plan to take. Click on “Armed Forces, Europe & Other”, then “U.S. Military NTC UMGC - Alconbury - DoD”. Create your Pearson VUE account and schedule your exam.
College Test Proctoring
The NTC can proctor tests for any college for a small fee.
Students can contact the NTC to schedule.
ADDITIONAL ON-BASE EDUCATION OPPORTUNITIES ARE AVAILABLE:
COMM: 01638 523851
COMM: 01638 542350
DSN: 314-268-1538 / 268-3306
COMM: 01480 841538 / 3306
Or the VA Benefits Advisor located at RAF Lakenheath.
COMM: 01638 525109
MARINE CORPS (CAMP LEJEUNE)
Building 678 Arizona Street
COMM: 01480 843306
Federal Holidays: Closed
Family Days: Closed