Who is Pearson Vue?
Pearson VUE delivers over 4 million high-stakes exams a year for
clients in the licensure, certification, academic admissions,
regulatory and government testing service markets. It boasts the
world’s leading test center network, with over 5,000 testing
centers, 230 of which are fully owned and operated Pearson
Professional Centers. These centers utilize a patent-winning design,
which was created specifically for high-stakes testing and offers a
carefully controlled, consistent testing environment.
Pearson VUE was founded as Virtual University Enterprises (VUE) in 1994. The
company was acquired by National Computer Systems (NCS) in 1997, which in turn
was acquired by Pearson plc in 2000. In 2006 Promissor, the leading provider of
licensing examinations for state and federal regulatory bodies in the United
States, was acquired by Pearson and is now part of the Pearson VUE business.
Test with Pearson VUE?
Using the speed and reliability of the Internet, the most advanced
technology and our commitment to unparalleled service, Pearson VUE
provides with the tools and flexibility to
meet your testing needs.
- Pearson VUE uses the Internet for
secure data transmission to and from the
- Easy and convenient real-time
registration and rescheduling of exams
- Your test is downloaded and ready when you are, over 99% of the time
- Results are promptly and accurately provided to the sponsoring
organization, then merged into their test database, regardless of who you
began testing with
- Real-time connection with the Pearson VUE hub via the Internet for all
- Tamper-proof web Digital Embosser that protects your certification
- Extensive use of Java in the registration and testing site management
- Exams taken at a Pearson VUE test center are the same exams, for the
same price, as those with any other test provider. The difference is in the
great service you’ll experience before and after you take the exam.
Please visit www.pearsonvue.com for a
complete listing of testing programs and toll-free call centers.
How do I register for an exam with Pearson VUE?
Register directly at
www.pearsonvue.com to create your own registration. Registration
and directions to the center can be found on the Pearson site.
do I pay for my exam fees?
All exam fees are handled by the Pearson VUE software during exam
registration. There are two forms of payment accepted – credit card
exams can I take?
Individuals needing assistance into the
building, please contact Testing Services at
570-484-3131 prior to arriving.
Office Hours: Monday -
Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Summer hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00