Testing Center

The Henderson State University Testing Center is located in the James T. Caplinger Airway Science Academic Center on Hwy 7 (also Hwy 67 and 10th St) on the Henderson State University Campus in Arkadelphia, Arkansas.  Getting to the Testing Center is easy.  Travel on Interstate 30 and take Exit 78.  If you are traveling from the west, make a right toward Henderson State University.  If traveling from the east, make a left.  Follow Highway 7 going south for approximately 4 miles.  Go under the Pedestrian Overpass Bridge, then take the first left into the Caplinger parking lot.

Henderson's Testing Center coordinates the administrations of many tests that are not normally given on campus:

The center also provides support to those in charge of the paper and pencil PRAXIS SERIES. In addition, testing personnel can assist students in acquiring information on tests that are not given at HSU.  As a service to our community and surrounding areas, HSU's Testing Center is also an authorized PAN and Castle Worldwide test site which offers exams such as:


  • USPS (United States Postal Service)
  • FBI
  • TSI (Airport Security)

       Castle Worldwide

  • BOC (Athletic Trainers)
  • ACE (American Council on Exercies)
  • ANCC (American Nursers Credentialing Center)

Two computer testing center, a Prometric Testing Center (PTC) and a LaserGrade Testing Center, are also located on the first floor of Caplinger. Students can take the GRE, PPST, and TOEFL on the computers. Certification and licensing test are also given in the PTC. FAA exams are administered in the LaserGrade Testing Center.

The Testing Center strives to provide students a central location for their testing needs as well as a comfortable testing environment. The center also has the responsibility to protect the security and integrity of tests entrusted to them by the testing companies.


Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Phone: 870-230-5470
Fax: 870-230-5484


586 N. 10th St.
HSU Box 7650
Arkadelphia, AR  71999