The proctor can be a
Testing Department/Center at a regionally accredited college or university
(preferred), faculty members of regionally accredited colleges or universities,
high school counselors and principals, human resources and educational training
staff members, commercial testing centers such as Sylvan and Kaplan, and
military educational officers.
Proctors must have an i
email address, as the Virtual College prohibits the sending of exam information
and passwords to free or residential email address, including, but not limited
to: aol.com, bellsouth.net, att.net, verizon.net, sprint.net, hotmail.com,
gmail.com, yahoo.com, ymail.com, etc.
Your classmate, manager/supervisor, co-worker, relative, or friend is NOT a qualified proctor, and may NOT proctor your exams.
Exams must be administered in an educational or professional environment, such
as a classroom or the proctor's office. Any test proctored in
a private residence will be deemed invalid. Virtual College proctored exams are
computer exams; therefore, make sure that your proctor is able to administer
Be sure to provide accurate contact information for your proctor, as well as
accurate course information. Inaccurate or incomplete information may lead to a
delay in approval and may result in your request being denied. You must submit
your request before the posted deadlines to allow enough time to approve your
The MDC Virtual College will have final approval on proctor selection.
For questions or assistance, please contact the Virtual College Student Services
Coordinator, Hector Noriega, at:
305.237.3873 (direct line), 305.237.3800 (Student HelpDesk), or firstname.lastname@example.org