MTECH Testing Center

Required Entrance Assessment

Students will be required to take the Career Ready Entrance Assessment prior to registration, with the exception of those programs/courses noted below. The Entrance Assessment measures the student’s Reading Comprehension and Basic Math Skills levels. This aids in ensuring the student is adequately prepared for the basic reading and math principles that will be used in the program they decide to enroll in.

  • All students must complete an entrance assessment.
  • The entrance exam is free and takes about an hour.
  • All entrance exams must begin a minimum 1 hour prior to closing
  • Entrance Assessments are available on a walk-in basis.
  • Higher requirements may be required by specific programs.
  • If your assessment score is lower than the minimum allowed for your program, you will be provided a customized study guide, based on the elements you missed and need to improve on. You can then retake the assessment.
  • There is a waiting period of 24 hours for any repeat attempts and 1 week after the second.

The following programs/Courses do not require the Entrance Assessment to be taken prior to enrollment

  • ServeSafe
  • Summer STEM
  • Artisan Baking
  • Heartsaver CPR
  • HeartSaver First Aid
  • Basic Life Support Nurse Asst
  • Wasatch UDOT Flagger Fitting:
  • Pipe Fitting: Structural GTA
  • Pipe Welding Pre-Pipe
  • Upper Valley IT program

Testing Center Locations – All Campuses 801-753-6282

Lehi Campus
2301 West Ashton Blvd.
Lehi Utah 84043
Room 107
Monday through Thursday
8:00 AM to 7:00 PM
and Friday 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Orem Campus
1410 West 1200 South
Orem, UT 84058
Monday through Friday
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Spanish Fork Campus
1210 South 693 West
Spanish Fork, UT 84660
Monday through Friday
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Proctored Exams

Test proctoring is available for Brigham Young University, Western Governor’s University, Weber State University, Southern Utah University, Dixie State University, and many other institutions and businesses.  Please contact the testing center for more information.

Apprenticeship Exams

Entrance to the plumbing and HVAC apprenticeship programs requires that the candidate pass the Career Ready Reading Comprehension exam and the Accuplacer Arithmetic Exam.  Please use the following link for the Arithmetic Study Guide.

Entrance to the electrician apprenticeship program requires that the candidate pass the Career Ready Reading Comprehension exam and the Accuplacer Algebra Exam.  Please use the following link for the Algebra Study Guide

Services and Fees

  • MTECH Tests – Free
  • General proctoring – $10.00
  • General proctoring for MTECH student – $5.00
  • WGU Tests – No additional proctoring fee
  • RMGA Exams – $110.00
  • ISO Quality Testing – No additional proctoring fee (schedule through ISO)
  • Pearson Vue Exams – No additional proctoring fee (Pearson Vue)
  • Accuplacer Exams – $10.00 for single exam
    • $15.00 for multiple exams
    • Free for MTECH students for first two attempts
  • CNA Testing – No additional proctoring fee. However, you must have voucher from UNAR