Tests & Products

Alphabetical List of Tests and Products
Title Description Category
ACES — Admitted Class Evaluation Service™

ACES is a free online service that uses scores from College Board tests to predict how admitted students will perform at your institution generally and how successful they can be in specific courses.

College Placement
Advanced Placement Program® (AP®)

The Advanced Placement Program (AP) gives high school students an opportunity to take college-level courses and exams, and earn credit, advanced placement or both for college.

College Placement
California High School Exit Examination (CAHSEE)

More than 1.6 million students in grades 10–12 participate in this program each year in which skills in English-Language Arts and Mathematics are assessed by examinations developed and administered by ETS.

K–12 Education
California State University Programs

The Early Assessment Program (EAP) is designed to help high school juniors and seniors in California improve weak areas and polish strong ones by the time they begin taking classes at CSU. As freshman students enter the California university system, they are placed into classes using assessments in English and Mathematics developed and researched by ETS staff and known as the English Placement Test (EPT) and the Entry-level Mathematics (ELM) Tests.

College Placement,
K–12 Education
CLEP® — College-Level Examination Program®

CLEP is the College Board's credit-by-examination program enabling students to demonstrate college-level achievement in 34 different subject areas and receive up to two years of college credit.

College Placement
College Board Summary Reporting Service

The College Board Summary Reporting Service reports the characteristics of various groups of college-bound seniors for high schools, school districts, colleges and universities, state-education administrators and researchers.

College Placement
Criterion® Service

The Criterion Online Writing Evaluation service is a web-based application that evaluates a student's writing skills and within seconds provides diagnostic feedback and a holistic score. Students use the Criterion service to plan, write and revise essays using free online planning templates and writer's handbooks.

English Language Learning,
Higher Education Assessments,
K–12 Education
Engaging English™ The Engaging English service helps build your English reading skills with targeted online practice matched to your level and interests. The service uses Lexile® measures, the worldwide standard for matching readers and text, to make reading practice more effective and efficient. English Language Learning
e-rater® Scoring Engine

The e-rater Scoring Engine is designed to score essays within the Criterion Online Writing Evaluation service and deploy natural language processing techniques to replicate the scoring techniques of faculty readers.

K–12 Education,
Scoring Products and Services
ETS Literacy Tests

ETS offers a number of ETS literacy tests built on frameworks developed during the course of studies conducted by ETS researchers in adult literacy.

English Language Learning
ETS® Personal Potential Index (ETS® PPI)

The ETS Personal Potential Index provides an evaluation of a candidate's critical personal attributes beyond grades, test scores and recommendation letters.

Higher Education Assessments
ETS® Proficiency Profile

The ETS Proficiency Profile assesses four core skill areas — critical thinking, reading, writing and mathematics — in a single test to gauge general education outcomes for improvements in the quality of instruction and learning.

Higher Education Assessments
ETS Test Collection

The ETS Test Collection is the largest compilation of standardized tests and other measurement devices in the world. It includes external tests, surveys and related materials from a variety of test publishers and authors. This information is available to researchers, graduate students, teachers and others interested in assessment design and application.

Library Resource
EXADEP™ Test

The EXADEP test is a paper-and-pencil test that measures verbal, quantitative and analytical reasoning skills, which are important for success in graduate school. Four sections of the test are in Spanish and one section is in English.

Higher Education Assessments
Georgia Assessments for the Certification of Educators® (GACE®) The Georgia Assessments for the Certification of Educators (GACE) is Georgia's state-approved educator certification assessment program. The GACE assessments are taken by individuals seeking admission to an educator preparation program, seeking educator certification in the state of Georgia and/or seeking to become highly qualified in a core academic subject. K–12 Education
GRE® Tests

The GRE tests measure skills that assist graduate schools, business schools and departments with admissions activities, guidance and placement, program evaluation and selection of fellowship recipients.

Higher Education Assessments
GRE® Search Service

The GRE Search Service matches prospective graduate students with participating graduate schools and fellowship sponsors. Students who match the recruitment profile of a participating institution may be sent information about graduate programs, admission requirements, financial aid opportunities and other graduate education opportunities.

Graduate schools can use this web-based tool to create current and targeted mailing lists of prospective graduate students. Participating institutions can order customized lists for recruitment efforts and perform volume projections online anytime.

Higher Education Assessments
HiSET® Exam The HiSET exam is a new national high school equivalency testing program. It allows test takers to show that they have attained the knowledge and proficiency equivalent to a high school graduate and demonstrates college and career readiness. High School Equivalency/Adult Basic Education
Idioms in English

Idioms in English is a web-based, interactive program that helps English language learners improve listening comprehension, vocabulary and speech.

English Language Learning
Internet Delivery of Scores

The Internet Delivery of Scores service enables institutions to receive score reports electronically in a secure environment using the Internet.

Scoring Products and Services
iSkills™ Assessment

The iSkills Assessment measures your students' ability to navigate, critically evaluate and make sense of the wealth of information available through digital technology — so you can make the necessary changes to narrow skill gaps.

Higher Education Assessments
Major Field Tests (MFT)

The MFT tests are innovative undergraduate and MBA outcomes assessments designed to measure the basic knowledge and understanding achieved by students in a major field of study.

Higher Education Assessments
NAEP — National Assessment of Educational Progress

NAEP provides an independent measure of what students in Grades 4, 8 and 12 across the United States know and can do in reading, mathematics, science and writing and other core subject areas.

K–12 Education
ParaPro Assessment

The ParaPro Assessment measures the reading, writing and math competency of prospective and practicing paraprofessionals, as well as their ability to apply these competencies during classroom instruction.

K–12 Education
The Praxis Series™ Assessments

The Praxis Series assessments are used for teacher licensure and certification by state departments of education and other certification agencies. The Praxis I® tests measure basic academic skills, and the Praxis II® tests measure general and subject-specific knowledge and teaching skills. The Praxis III® Teacher Performance Assessments assess the skills of beginning teachers in classroom settings.

K–12 Education
Pronunciation in English

Pronunciation in English — Expanded Version is an interactive program that helps English language learners with all elements of pronunciation, including stress, intonation and rhythm.

English Language Learning
ProofWriter

The ProofWriter online writing tool provides students with quick feedback on grammar usage, mechanics and style on any writing sample.

English Language Learning,
Higher Education Assessments,
K–12 Education
PSAT/NMSQT® — Preliminary SAT®/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test ETS administers the PSAT/NMSQT test on behalf of the College Board and National Merit Scholarship Corporation. The PSAT/NMSQT test enables students to practice for the SAT Test and serves as the qualifying test for National Merit Scholarship competitions. College Placement
SAT® On-Campus Program The College Board allows colleges to conveniently administer the SAT® Reasoning Test and/or the SAT® Subject Tests to incoming and continuing students to assess their readiness for entry-level college courses through the SAT® On-Campus Program. College Placement
SAT® and SAT Subject Tests™ The College Board's SAT® Program consists of the SAT and SAT Subject Tests. The SAT Test is designed to measure critical reading, math and writing skills. The SAT Subject Tests are designed to measure knowledge and skills in particular subject areas. College Placement
ScoreItNow!™ Online Writing Practice

ScoreItNow! Online Writing Practice allows GRE® revised General Test takers to preview authentic writing topics, compose essays online or offline, get immediate scores and review general suggestions for improving writing skills.

Higher Education Assessments
SIR II™ — Student Instructional Report II Administered by institutions, the SIR II survey helps colleges and universities assess the quality of their teaching, reward teaching excellence and strengthen their academic programs. Higher Education Assessments
SLEP® Test The SLEP test has been discontinued as of June 30, 2012. For information on a low- to medium-stakes, objective measure of proficiency in English for younger students, visit the TOEFL Junior® website. English Language Learning
SLS — School Leadership Series Based on a set of standards for school leaders identified by the Interstate School Leaders Licensure Consortium (ISLLC), the School Leadership Series provides validated assessments that states use in the licensure process for principals, superintendents and school leaders. K–12 Education
Southern Regional Education Board High Schools That Work Assessment

This initiative prepares students for college and careers by improving curriculum and instruction in high school grades. ETS develops and publishes these Math, Reading and Science assessments, provides statistical analyses, and executes all scoring and reporting.

K–12 Education
Southern Regional Education Board Middle Grades Assessment

This initiative prepares students for high school by improving curriculum and instruction in middle grades. ETS develops and publishes these Math, Reading and Science assessments, provides statistical analyses, and executes all scoring and reporting.

K–12 Education
SpeakingPal® Plus!™ SpeakingPal Ltd. and ETS have teamed up to bring you SpeakingPal Plus!, a mobile learning product that turns your mobile phone into an English tutor and allows you to practice speaking English with a variety of real-life scenarios, interactive exercises, role playing and language activities. English Language Learning
SuccessNavigator™ Assessment The SuccessNavigator assessment is designed to provide a holistic view of an incoming student’s ability to succeed in college and help improve student retention and graduation rates. Higher Education Assessments
Texas Educator Certification Program The Texas Educator Certification Program develops and administers tests (TExES™, TExMaT™, TASC™ and TASC-ASL™) to individuals seeking educator licensure/certification. These examinations ensure that each educator has the prerequisite content and professional knowledge necessary for an entry-level position in Texas public schools. K–12 Education
TFI™ Test

The TFI test evaluates the French-language listening and reading proficiency levels of people whose native language is not French. Test results show how well people can communicate in French in business and academic environments.

Professional Development
TOEFL Junior® Test

This low- to medium-stakes paper-based assessment measures the degree to which middle school students have attained proficiency in the academic and social English-language skills representative of English-medium instructional environments. Designed specifically for students for whom English is a foreign language, it measures listening comprehension, language form and meaning, and reading comprehension.

English Language Learning
TOEFL® ITP Assessment Series The TOEFL ITP tests measure English-language proficiency at the intermediate to advanced levels and are used for academic placement, progress evaluation, exit testing and other situations that do not require a secure testing environment. English Language Learning
TOEFL® Test

The TOEFL test measures the ability of nonnative speakers of English to communicate in English in the college or university classroom. Test scores are used in the admissions process at more than 9,000 academic institutions throughout the world.

College Placement,
English Language Learning,
Higher Education Assessments
TOEFL® Practice Online

TOEFL Practice Online is the only official practice test that gives students the experience of taking the real TOEFL iBT™ test. There are instant scores and feedback on all four skills measured on the test — reading, listening, speaking and writing.

English Language Learning
TOEFL® Primary™ Tests The TOEFL Primary tests are designed to assess the general English-language proficiency of young learners ages 8+. They provide a snapshot of each young learner's ability in listening, reading and speaking and support teaching and learning by giving information about your students' abilities in relation to international standards. English Language Learning
TOEIC Bridge™ Test

The TOEIC Bridge test is designed for English language learners at the beginner and intermediate levels. Test results provide proficiency levels and help test takers track their progress in and set goals for improving their English-language skills.

English Language Learning,
Professional Development
TOEIC® Tests

The TOEIC tests directly measure the ability of nonnative speakers of English to listen, read, speak and write in English in the global workplace. The TOEIC tests are used by over 9,000 organizations around the globe in more than 90 countries to assess English proficiency in the workplace.

Professional Development,
English Language Learning
Writing in English

Writing in English is a web-based, interactive program that helps English language learners write clear, concise and correct English.

English Language Learning
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  4. Higher Education Assessments
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College Placement

College Placement Tests and Products
Title Description
ACES — Admitted Class Evaluation Service™

ACES is a free online service that uses scores from College Board tests to predict how admitted students will perform at your institution generally and how successful they can be in specific courses.

Advanced Placement Program® (AP®)

The Advanced Placement Program (AP) gives high school students an opportunity to take college-level courses and exams, and earn credit, advanced placement or both for college.

California State University Programs

The Early Assessment Program (EAP) is designed to help high school juniors and seniors in California improve weak areas and polish strong ones by the time they begin taking classes at CSU. As freshman students enter the California university system, they are placed into classes using assessments in English and Mathematics developed and researched by ETS staff and known as the English Placement Test (EPT) and the Entry-level Mathematics (ELM) Tests.

CLEP® — College-Level Examination Program®

CLEP is the College Board's credit-by-examination program enabling students to demonstrate college-level achievement in 34 different subject areas and receive up to two years of college credit.

College Board Summary Reporting Service

The College Board Summary Reporting Service reports the characteristics of various groups of college-bound seniors for high schools, school districts, colleges and universities, state-education administrators and researchers.

PSAT/NMSQT® — Preliminary SAT®/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test ETS administers the PSAT/NMSQT test on behalf of the College Board and National Merit Scholarship Corporation. The PSAT/NMSQT test enables students to practice for the SAT Test and serves as the qualifying test for National Merit Scholarship competitions.
SAT® On-Campus Program The College Board allows colleges to conveniently administer the SAT® Reasoning Test and/or the SAT® Subject Tests to incoming and continuing students to assess their readiness for entry-level college courses through the SAT® On-Campus Program.
SAT® and SAT Subject Tests™ The College Board's SAT® Program consists of the SAT and SAT Subject Tests. The SAT Test is designed to measure critical reading, math and writing skills. The SAT Subject Tests are designed to measure knowledge and skills in particular subject areas.
TOEFL® Test

The TOEFL test measures the ability of nonnative speakers of English to communicate in English in the college or university classroom. Test scores are used in the admissions process at more than 9,000 academic institutions throughout the world.

English Language Learning

English Language Learning Tests and Products
Title Description
Criterion® Service

The Criterion Online Writing Evaluation service is a web-based application that evaluates a student's writing skills and within seconds provides diagnostic feedback and a holistic score. Students use the Criterion service to plan, write and revise essays using free online planning templates and writer's handbooks.

Engaging English™ The Engaging English service helps build your English reading skills with targeted online practice matched to your level and interests. The service uses Lexile® measures, the worldwide standard for matching readers and text, to make reading practice more effective and efficient.
ETS Literacy Tests

ETS offers a number of ETS literacy tests built on frameworks developed during the course of studies conducted by ETS researchers in adult literacy.

Idioms in English

Idioms in English is a web-based, interactive program that helps English language learners improve listening comprehension, vocabulary and speech.

Pronunciation in English

Pronunciation in English — Expanded Version is an interactive program that helps English language learners with all elements of pronunciation, including stress, intonation and rhythm.

ProofWriter

The ProofWriter online writing tool provides students with quick feedback on grammar usage, mechanics and style on any writing sample.

SLEP® Test The SLEP test has been discontinued as of June 30, 2012. For information on a low- to medium-stakes, objective measure of proficiency in English for younger students, visit the TOEFL Junior® website.
SpeakingPal® Plus!™ SpeakingPal Ltd. and ETS have teamed up to bring you SpeakingPal Plus!, a mobile learning product that turns your mobile phone into an English tutor and allows you to practice speaking English with a variety of real-life scenarios, interactive exercises, role playing and language activities.
TOEFL Junior® Test

This low- to medium-stakes paper-based assessment measures the degree to which middle school students have attained proficiency in the academic and social English-language skills representative of English-medium instructional environments. Designed specifically for students for whom English is a foreign language, it measures listening comprehension, language form and meaning, and reading comprehension.

TOEFL® ITP Assessment Series The TOEFL ITP tests measure English-language proficiency at the intermediate to advanced levels and are used for academic placement, progress evaluation, exit testing and other situations that do not require a secure testing environment.
TOEFL® Test

The TOEFL test measures the ability of nonnative speakers of English to communicate in English in the college or university classroom. Test scores are used in the admissions process at more than 9,000 academic institutions throughout the world.

TOEFL® Practice Online

TOEFL Practice Online is the only official practice test that gives students the experience of taking the real TOEFL iBT™ test. There are instant scores and feedback on all four skills measured on the test — reading, listening, speaking and writing.

TOEFL® Primary™ Tests The TOEFL Primary tests are designed to assess the general English-language proficiency of young learners ages 8+. They provide a snapshot of each young learner's ability in listening, reading and speaking and support teaching and learning by giving information about your students' abilities in relation to international standards.
TOEIC Bridge™ Test

The TOEIC Bridge test is designed for English language learners at the beginner and intermediate levels. Test results provide proficiency levels and help test takers track their progress in and set goals for improving their English-language skills.

TOEIC® Tests

The TOEIC tests directly measure the ability of nonnative speakers of English to listen, read, speak and write in English in the global workplace. The TOEIC tests are used by over 9,000 organizations around the globe in more than 90 countries to assess English proficiency in the workplace.

Writing in English

Writing in English is a web-based, interactive program that helps English language learners write clear, concise and correct English.

High School Equivalency/Adult Basic Education

High School Equivalency/Adult Basic Education Tests and Products
Title Description
HiSET® Exam The HiSET exam is a new national high school equivalency testing program. It allows test takers to show that they have attained the knowledge and proficiency equivalent to a high school graduate and demonstrates college and career readiness.

Higher Education Assessments

Higher Education Assessments Tests and Products
Title Description
Criterion® Service

The Criterion Online Writing Evaluation service is a web-based application that evaluates a student's writing skills and within seconds provides diagnostic feedback and a holistic score. Students use the Criterion service to plan, write and revise essays using free online planning templates and writer's handbooks.

ETS® Personal Potential Index (ETS® PPI)

The ETS Personal Potential Index provides an evaluation of a candidate's critical personal attributes beyond grades, test scores and recommendation letters.

ETS® Proficiency Profile

The ETS Proficiency Profile assesses four core skill areas — critical thinking, reading, writing and mathematics — in a single test to gauge general education outcomes for improvements in the quality of instruction and learning.

EXADEP™ Test

The EXADEP test is a paper-and-pencil test that measures verbal, quantitative and analytical reasoning skills, which are important for success in graduate school. Four sections of the test are in Spanish and one section is in English.

GRE® Tests

The GRE tests measure skills that assist graduate schools, business schools and departments with admissions activities, guidance and placement, program evaluation and selection of fellowship recipients.

GRE® Search Service

The GRE Search Service matches prospective graduate students with participating graduate schools and fellowship sponsors. Students who match the recruitment profile of a participating institution may be sent information about graduate programs, admission requirements, financial aid opportunities and other graduate education opportunities.

Graduate schools can use this web-based tool to create current and targeted mailing lists of prospective graduate students. Participating institutions can order customized lists for recruitment efforts and perform volume projections online anytime.

iSkills™ Assessment

The iSkills Assessment measures your students' ability to navigate, critically evaluate and make sense of the wealth of information available through digital technology — so you can make the necessary changes to narrow skill gaps.

Major Field Tests (MFT)

The MFT tests are innovative undergraduate and MBA outcomes assessments designed to measure the basic knowledge and understanding achieved by students in a major field of study.

ProofWriter

The ProofWriter online writing tool provides students with quick feedback on grammar usage, mechanics and style on any writing sample.

ScoreItNow!™ Online Writing Practice

ScoreItNow! Online Writing Practice allows GRE® revised General Test takers to preview authentic writing topics, compose essays online or offline, get immediate scores and review general suggestions for improving writing skills.

SIR II™ — Student Instructional Report II Administered by institutions, the SIR II survey helps colleges and universities assess the quality of their teaching, reward teaching excellence and strengthen their academic programs.
SuccessNavigator™ Assessment The SuccessNavigator assessment is designed to provide a holistic view of an incoming student’s ability to succeed in college and help improve student retention and graduation rates.
TOEFL® Test

The TOEFL test measures the ability of nonnative speakers of English to communicate in English in the college or university classroom. Test scores are used in the admissions process at more than 9,000 academic institutions throughout the world.

K–12 Education

K–12 Education Tests and Products
Title Description
California High School Exit Examination (CAHSEE)

More than 1.6 million students in grades 10–12 participate in this program each year in which skills in English-Language Arts and Mathematics are assessed by examinations developed and administered by ETS.

California State University Programs

The Early Assessment Program (EAP) is designed to help high school juniors and seniors in California improve weak areas and polish strong ones by the time they begin taking classes at CSU. As freshman students enter the California university system, they are placed into classes using assessments in English and Mathematics developed and researched by ETS staff and known as the English Placement Test (EPT) and the Entry-level Mathematics (ELM) Tests.

Criterion® Service

The Criterion Online Writing Evaluation service is a web-based application that evaluates a student's writing skills and within seconds provides diagnostic feedback and a holistic score. Students use the Criterion service to plan, write and revise essays using free online planning templates and writer's handbooks.

e-rater® Scoring Engine

The e-rater Scoring Engine is designed to score essays within the Criterion Online Writing Evaluation service and deploy natural language processing techniques to replicate the scoring techniques of faculty readers.

Georgia Assessments for the Certification of Educators® (GACE®) The Georgia Assessments for the Certification of Educators (GACE) is Georgia's state-approved educator certification assessment program. The GACE assessments are taken by individuals seeking admission to an educator preparation program, seeking educator certification in the state of Georgia and/or seeking to become highly qualified in a core academic subject.
NAEP — National Assessment of Educational Progress

NAEP provides an independent measure of what students in Grades 4, 8 and 12 across the United States know and can do in reading, mathematics, science and writing and other core subject areas.

ParaPro Assessment

The ParaPro Assessment measures the reading, writing and math competency of prospective and practicing paraprofessionals, as well as their ability to apply these competencies during classroom instruction.

The Praxis Series™ Assessments

The Praxis Series assessments are used for teacher licensure and certification by state departments of education and other certification agencies. The Praxis I® tests measure basic academic skills, and the Praxis II® tests measure general and subject-specific knowledge and teaching skills. The Praxis III® Teacher Performance Assessments assess the skills of beginning teachers in classroom settings.

ProofWriter

The ProofWriter online writing tool provides students with quick feedback on grammar usage, mechanics and style on any writing sample.

SLS — School Leadership Series Based on a set of standards for school leaders identified by the Interstate School Leaders Licensure Consortium (ISLLC), the School Leadership Series provides validated assessments that states use in the licensure process for principals, superintendents and school leaders.
Southern Regional Education Board High Schools That Work Assessment

This initiative prepares students for college and careers by improving curriculum and instruction in high school grades. ETS develops and publishes these Math, Reading and Science assessments, provides statistical analyses, and executes all scoring and reporting.

Southern Regional Education Board Middle Grades Assessment

This initiative prepares students for high school by improving curriculum and instruction in middle grades. ETS develops and publishes these Math, Reading and Science assessments, provides statistical analyses, and executes all scoring and reporting.

Texas Educator Certification Program The Texas Educator Certification Program develops and administers tests (TExES™, TExMaT™, TASC™ and TASC-ASL™) to individuals seeking educator licensure/certification. These examinations ensure that each educator has the prerequisite content and professional knowledge necessary for an entry-level position in Texas public schools.

Library Resource

Library Resource Tests and Products
Title Description
ETS Test Collection

The ETS Test Collection is the largest compilation of standardized tests and other measurement devices in the world. It includes external tests, surveys and related materials from a variety of test publishers and authors. This information is available to researchers, graduate students, teachers and others interested in assessment design and application.

Professional Development

Professional Development Tests and Products
Title Description
TFI™ Test

The TFI test evaluates the French-language listening and reading proficiency levels of people whose native language is not French. Test results show how well people can communicate in French in business and academic environments.

TOEIC Bridge™ Test

The TOEIC Bridge test is designed for English language learners at the beginner and intermediate levels. Test results provide proficiency levels and help test takers track their progress in and set goals for improving their English-language skills.

TOEIC® Tests

The TOEIC tests directly measure the ability of nonnative speakers of English to listen, read, speak and write in English in the global workplace. The TOEIC tests are used by over 9,000 organizations around the globe in more than 90 countries to assess English proficiency in the workplace.

Scoring Products and Services

Scoring Products and Services Tests and Products
Title Description
e-rater® Scoring Engine

The e-rater Scoring Engine is designed to score essays within the Criterion Online Writing Evaluation service and deploy natural language processing techniques to replicate the scoring techniques of faculty readers.

Internet Delivery of Scores

The Internet Delivery of Scores service enables institutions to receive score reports electronically in a secure environment using the Internet.