The SOWELA Testing Center provides students with a testing environment where tests are administered accurately and securely.

The SOWELA Testing Center is committed to...

  • Providing testing services that meet the needs of the college and community.
  • Maintaining the highest compliance with nationally recognized professional testing standards.
  • Creating an optimal testing environment.
Students may report to the Testing Center to take their COMPASS Placement test and HiSET exams. Immediately after a student completes the COMPASS test he/she will be directed to the 1st Year Advising Services to speak with an advisor to have his/her scores interpreted.

SOWELA Testing Center
Computer Building, Student Success Center
Sherronda Butler, Testing Center Coordinator – (337) 421-6580
Dedria Walton, Director of 1st Year Experience – (337) 421-6967
testing@sowela.edu or sherronda.butler@sowela.edu

Note: It is SOWELA’s policy to provide reasonable accommodations to students with documented disabilities. For more information regarding disability services, email testing@sowela.edu or christine.collins@sowela.edu

Testing Information
Advanced Placement (AP) Scores

Non-COMPASS Testing
College-Level Examination Program (CLEP)
Payment & Scheduling
Procedures and Rules
Retesting Guidelines
HiSET (High School Equivalency Assessment)
Testing Times and Fees
Louisiana State Licensing Board for Contractors
Types of Test Administered

Pay Online & Schedule a Time to Test



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