Taking Proctored Exams

Technical Requirements & What to Expect

How do I take a proctored exam?
Our proctoring is done completely online and in the comfort of your own home.  We've partnered with a third-party proctoring company named Software Secu...
Wed, 14 Jun, 2017 at 1:26 PM
What are the system requirements for online proctoring?
Thank you for reaching out to us!  Below are the system requirements for our online proctoring. If you wish to check the compatibility of your computer with...
Mon, 26 Jun, 2023 at 3:00 PM
How many proctored exams can I take in a month?
The College Accelerator Edition includes two proctored exams per 30 days. Your 2 available exams reset on your billing date. Additional exams are available...
Fri, 15 Apr, 2022 at 12:20 PM
How long do I have to wait to retake a proctored exam?
If for some reason you're not successful on your first attempt to pass a proctored exam, you can retake it again in 3 days. The College Accelerator E...
Wed, 14 Jun, 2017 at 1:26 PM
What can my room look like during the exam process?
Your testing room does not need to be perfectly clean (we understand that people cannot sterilize a testing environment in their own home!). However, what w...
Tue, 17 Jan, 2017 at 4:15 PM
What kind of calculator can I use on a proctored exam?
Our exams have been created in a way that we hope no calculator is needed. However, we do understand on many math exams they serve as a comfort even for dou...
Wed, 19 Jun, 2019 at 1:48 PM
How long do I have to take my (proctored) exam (for credit)?
 Study.com proctored final exams have a 120 minute time limit and your timer will begin when you download the software and enter your exam code. If you ...
Tue, 23 Jun, 2020 at 9:14 AM
How many questions is my (proctored) exam?
Exams are 70-100 multiple-choice questions. 
Fri, 1 Mar, 2024 at 8:02 AM
How do I ensure the best testing experience (when taking a proctored exam)?
We recommend using a computer/laptop you are comfortable with. Please close all programs that are not related to the proctoring experience to ensure nothing...
Fri, 15 Apr, 2022 at 12:20 PM
How many proctored exams can I take per month?
With the College Saver subscription, you will be able to take up to 5 exams per month.  We enacted this policy to maintain alignment with the academic stand...
Mon, 15 May, 2023 at 9:08 PM