Testing Services

Academic and certification testing

Close up of hands of student taking a test.

About Testing Services

Testing services at Bay College are provided for academic and certification testing online and on paper. Students, faculty, community and businesses have access to schedule testing in state-of-the-art testing facilities. For more information, please email Bay College%20Testing%20Services or call 906-217-4035. For accommodations for your test, please contact the Director of Accessibility at 906-217-4017.

Main Campus Testing Services

Bay College
2001 N Lincoln Rd.
Escanaba, MI 49829
HUB 876

Main Campus Testing Services Hours

All testing is by appointment-only to reserve your safe, quiet and comfortable testing experience. Please request at least 24 hours in advance. Testing center hours are as follows:

  • Monday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM (EST)
  • Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM (EST)
  • Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM (EST)
  • Thursday: 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM (EST)
  • Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00PM (EST)

Weekend hours may be available for academic testing for select dates -
(appointment must be made by Noon on the Thursday prior - otherwise testing WILL be closed):
October 7 & 21
November 4 & 18
December 2 & 9

West Campus Testing Services

Bay College West
2801 N US 2
Iron Mountain, MI 49801
Campus Computer Lab

West Campus Testing Services Hours

Appointments for testing must be made at least 24 hours in advance. Must be checked in for test at least a hour and half prior to close.

  • Monday: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM (CST)
  • Tuesday: 12:30 PM - 4:00 PM (CST)
  • Wednesday: 1:00 PM - 7:00 PM (CST)
  • Thursday: 12:30PM - 4:00 PM (CST)
  • Friday: 11:00 AM - 3:00PM (CST)

Outside Academic Proctoring

Any student needing to take an academic exam from another college or university is welcome to utilize the Bay College Testing Centers. Please have your instructor e-mail testingservices_FROM_BAY_COLLEGE to set up the exam. All proctoring sessions cost $30 per session (could be reimbursed by your home institution depending on their policy).  We accept cash, check, and credit or debit cards. Appointments must be made by e-mailing testingservices_FROM_BAY_COLLEGE or calling the appropriate testing site. 

Certification Testing

Bay College offers proctored certification exam services in cooperation with multiple service providers. Testing Services delivers certification exams from all of the vendors listed below.  ASE, CLEP, ServSafe and DSST exams can be reserved by contacting the Testing Services Manager (906-217-4035). METRO (MDARD), PSI and PearsonVue exams are scheduled through your client or test scheduling system.