Trojan Assessment Center (TAC) | Troy University

Trojan Assessment Center (TAC)


The Trojan Assessment Center (TAC) is conveniently located in 110-B Wright Hall on the campus in Troy, Alabama. Our testing center utilizes internet and computer-based assessments at no cost to students. TAC is designed to be a distraction-reduced and environmentally controlled space that is conducive for a comfortable testing experience for Troy University students located on the Troy Campus.

At the Trojan Assessment Center (TAC), we offer two assessments. The assessments that are administered are the Proficiency Profile for general education and Major Field Tests (MFT) for the subjects of biology and criminal justice. Our testing services include national proctored exams by internet-based assessments from the Educational Testing Service (ETS).  


As part of Troy University’s ongoing institutional assessment, undergraduate students in the programs listed below are required to complete the Major Field Test by their department. The students complete the MFT during their senior year. This assessment is offered at no cost to students. 

The ETS® Major Field Tests are comprehensive undergraduate outcomes assessments designed to measure the critical knowledge and understanding obtained by students in a major field of study.

An email will be sent to all eligible students during the first two weeks of each semester. The email will contain registration information.

Biology and Criminal Justice majors

Contact: Andy Williamson
Phone: (334) 808-6597

Business majors

Contact Phone: (334) 670-3803

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. This assessment is offered at no cost to students. 

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. It is your responsibility to record the appointment time you have scheduled. The test will be given in room 110-B Wright Hall every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. Start times will be 1:30 p.m. The necessary tools to complete the Proficiency Profile exam will be provided. Please use the link below to register.


Our Mission and Vision 

Mission Statement: 

The mission of the Trojan Assessment Center is to serve campus constituents by offering a focus of two assessments that are pertinent to SACSCOC compliance in a comfortable, quiet and secure testing environment. We strive to provide exceptional customer service, quality resources and quality assurance to serve the needs of our clients. In addition, we adhere to the National College Testing Association (NCTA) Professional Standards and Guidelines.  

Vision Statement: 

We will provide quality testing services that are essential for graduation, incoming freshmen and sophomores. We will collaborate with TROY  faculty and administrators, other Colleges and Universities, testing companies, and national organizations to stay current with the most recent changes in all aspects of our testing services.  

Proficiency Profile and MFT (Major Field Test) Registration - Troy Campus Only

Special Needs Attendees requiring special accommodations must provide notification at least one week in advance. For more information, or to request accommodations please contact the Troy Adaptive Needs Department by phone (800) 551-9716 or (334) 670-3221 or by email


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