Counselor Preparation Comprehensive Exam

Test dates and locations
Semester Test dates Registration deadline (with Counseling Department) Location
Summer 2019 July 8–July 22, 2019 Determined by Counseling Department University Testing Center, LIBR 010
Fall 2019 September 15 - September 28, 2019 Determined by Counseling Department.  University Testing Center, LIBR 010
Fall 2019 November 1 - November 15, 2019 Determined by Counseling Department University Testing Center, LIBR 010

Registration

Candidates will receive a link from the program coordinator before the exam window to register for the exam. Candidates must submit their CCE registration via the link provided.  Within 7 business days, the student will receive an email from Pearson VUE regarding their approved examination. The student must then create an account with Pearson VUE.  Students must test within the semester they paid for the exam.  

Test fees are paid through the registration process with CCE/Pearson VUE.  There is no "sitting fee" for Missouri State University students.  

As of June 10, 2019, these exams require an appointment through the Schedule An Exam form on this website. Students who do not make appointments will not be allowed to sit for their exam. 

The day of the exam

 NOTE: Candidates should allow a full four (4) hours to complete this exam.  Candidates must adhere to the following requirements on the day of the exam:

  • Present a valid (non-expired), government-issued photo ID.  Your BearPass ID is not sufficient. 
  • Bring a printed copy of the confirmation email from PearsonVUE. 
  • Plan to arrive no later than four (4) hours prior to closing on the day you plan to take the exam.  Under no circumstances will we start this exam within less than four (4) hours prior to closing, and all exams must be complete no later than closing. 
  • All personal belongings must be stored in our secure lockers. 
  • Students who need accommodations need to contact Pearson VUE per the contact information in their confirmation email.  

Please refer to our Policies for Taking Exams page for additional requirements. 

Test results

Exam results are provided by the testing company after the exam.  Scores and descriptive statistics will be delivered to the school on a monthly basis. 

Accommodations

Students who need accommodations need to contact Pearson VUE per the contact information in their confirmation email.  

Questions?

Please refer to your confirmation email from Pearson VUE for the most accurate information regarding your exam.  If you have additional questions, please contact the Testing Center at TestingCenter@missouristate.edu or by phone at 417-836-6417.