As of January 2018, KCC offers the ParaPro Assessment test, developed by Educational Testing Service to test the knowledge and skills of education paraprofessionals.
To take the ParaPro Assessment:
Choose a test date. Every month, the ParaPro assessment is offered 5:30-8:30 p.m. on the first Wednesday and 1:30-4:30 p.m. the first Thursday. Starting in December of 2018, ParaPro will only be offered on the first Thursday of the month from 1:30-4:30 and 5:30-8:30pm.
Schedule a testing time by emailing the Testing Center at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com. You will receive a confirmation email once your test date is scheduled. The test must be reserved at least two business days in advance.
Test location is Room D217 on KCC's Riverfront Campus.
A fee of $65 is due the day of testing.
For those who do not pass, there is a 21-day waiting period before a re-take is allowed.
Ways to prepare:
Prepare for the test.