Lamar State College Port Arthur provides a testing center for LSCPA students and the community. Assessments are offered in a comfortable, secure testing environment. Exams range from student placement exams, national licensures/certificates and state certifications to testing for area business and industry.

For more information about the exams call the Testing Center at  (409) 984-6244, email  or contact the certifying agency through the link provided. You may also visit the Testing Center in the Student Success Center.

Remote TSI testing is not available at this time. Contact (409) 984-6244 for information about TSI testing options.


Testing Center
Student Success Center
1500B Procter Street
Port Arthur, Texas 77642

The Student Success Center is located next door to the Madison Monroe Education Building on Procter Street.

Hours of Operation

Spring Hours

  • Monday, Wednesday & Friday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Appointments from 8:00am - 1:00pm*
  • Tuesday & Thursday: 8:00:am - 7:30pm
    • Appointments from 8:00am - 3:00pm*

*Appointment times may change.

Please call the Testing Center at (409) 984-6244 or email to schedule your appointment.

Prospective students needing to take the TSIA2 Assessment or the HESI A2 can make an appointment and receive further instruction by calling (409) 984-6244 or visiting Testing Center Appointments. Appointments must be made 24 hours in advance. TSI testing is available on select Saturdays. Register to sign up to take the TSI Test on a Saturday.

Pearson VUE patrons, please go to to sign up.


LSCPA will not refund any test fees for completed examinations or assessments. Students who do not appear for a scheduled examination will not receive a refund. 

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