ASE (Automotive Service Excellence) Certification
Take the next step to become a professional automotive technician by earning ASE certifications -- trusted by consumers and employers nationwide as a sign of automotive technician knowledge and skills. ASE offers 50 tests grouped into specialties such as automobile, medium/heavy truck, collision repair, and more. Learn more and register. ASE testing is available at the following locations: Ramstein, Spangdahlem, Vilseck, Wiesbaden. Please contact your local NTC coordinator to schedule your test.
Please note: ASE tests require a $25 sitting fee per test taking session.
Receive college credit by earning qualifying scores on any of 33 examinations. Disciplines include composition, literature, foreign languages, history, social sciences, science, mathematics, and business. To learn how CLEP exams can be articulated for UMUC credit, see CLEP Exams and UMUC Europe.
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College credit is available in over 30 unique subjects. Disciplines include business, humanities, mathematics, physical science, and more. To learn how DSST exams can be articulated for UMUC credit, see DSST Exams and UMUC Europe.
You can schedule a testing appointment with your local NTC through the reservation system.
Excelsior College Examinations
The GED test credential is the only high school equivalency credential recognized in all 50 states. The test consists of five different test sections: social studies, science, reading, mathematics, and writing and costs $24 per section or $120 for all sections. Sign up for test and practice materials on the GED website.
GED is no longer DANTES funded for active duty servicemembers and their families. To test at a military testing center, please create a GED account and then call GED to set your profile to the GED Employer Program. Please ensure GED staff assist you with scheduling your exam as it is not possible to do so online on your own. If you are an eligible servicemember seeking reimbursement, you must make an Electronic Reimbursement Request online with DANTES.
Many professional licensures and certifications are available with a wide variety of information technology (IT) examinations to include Cisco, Linux, Novell, and CompTIA. To learn more, visit Pearson VUE. Find out which UMUC courses are equivalent to the certifications earned through Pearson VUE exams.
If you are in need of a proctored exam and are not currently enrolled with UMUC, you can have your online internet-based exams officially proctored for a $25 fee. Contact your NTC to check scheduling availability.