The Assessment Center currently offers proctoring services for the iTEP Academic-Plus Exam for both SMC students and non-SMC students.
We may not be able to proctor exams in some circumstances. We are not able to make same-day appointments for the iTEP exam.
Note: The iTEP Exam does not replace the Assessment requirements at SMC. You will still need to assess in English or English as a Second Language and Math as an incoming student to SMC.
About the iTEP test
iTEP Academic-Plus: assesses grammar, listening, reading, writing, and speaking within 90 minutes.
Scores will be available within 5 business days by email.
At this time, Santa Monica College only offers the iTEP Academic-Plus Exam.
If you are not happy with your iTEP results, you may schedule to retake the iTEP Exam once your previous iTEP results are processed and have been recorded in our system.
Retesting policy for iTEP: You can ccomplete two iTEP exams within the month. You must wait for the first test to be scored before taking your second exam. If you need to complete a 3rd exam, you must wait 30 days from the original date of your first exam.
Fees for taking the iTEP are $112.50. Cost breakdown: $99 for the iTEP Exam, $10 administrative service charge from Santa Monica College and a $3.50 processing fee charged by iTEP.