Proficiency Profile

Based upon criteria of your enrollment at TROY University you are required to take the Proficiency Profile exam, which is an assessment of your current skill level in reading, critical thinking, writing, and mathematics. As an ongoing effort of the universities mission to help students achieve academic excellence and successful degree completion, this process will play a major role toward achieving these goals.

These goals of the university will serve to benefit your academic goals and successes at TROY. You must complete the Proficiency Profile exam during your first semester at TROY, by the fall break (Thanksgiving). It is your responsibility to record the appointment time you have scheduled. The test will be given in room 207 McCartha Hall every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. Start times will be between 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. The necessary tools to complete the Proficiency Profile exam will be provided.

Pre-test the following groups as entering freshmen:

  1. Leadership Scholarship Recipients (Minimum 22 ACT)
        a. Completion of the Proficiency Profile exam will be a requirement for receiving the scholarship.
  2. Conditionally Admitted Students (Below 20 ACT)
        a. Completion of the Proficiency Profile exam will be a requirement for conditional admit.
  3. The Millennium Scholar's Award (Minimum 31 ACT)
        a. Completion of the Proficiency Profile exam will be a requirement for receiving the scholarship.
  4. The Chancellor's Scholar’s Award (Minimum 27 ACT)
        a. Completion of the Proficiency Profile exam will be a requirement for receiving the scholarship.
    1. The Pre-exam will begin Fall with students completing the exam prior to the end of their first semester. The Post exam will be administered, during the Spring semester after the student has obtained at least 60 hours.
    2. Requirement of the Proficiency Profile exam for Associate degree students for Montgomery and Global campus as an exit exam will continue.
    3. The Proficiency Profile exam on the Montgomery, Dothan, Phenix City, and Global campuses will continue to be given to rising juniors who have completed between 60-89 hours.

An email will be sent to all selected students during the first two weeks of each semester. This email will contain registration information. All inquiries regarding the Proficiency Profile should be directed to Andy Williamson at 334-808-6597 or by email: tac@troy.edu.

TROY Campus Proficiency Profile Form (Troy Campus Only)

Scheduling Available:

Walk-in every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from the beginning of semester through dead-day. Start times available 9:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m. in room 207 McCartha Hall.

Contact:

Andy Williamson
Phone: 334-808-6351
Lab: 334-808-6597
tac@troy.edu

If you have any questions, please email: tac@troy.edu

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