Missouri State University - West Plains


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COMPASS is used for placement in courses which have a math and reading prerequisite. ACT scores can be used in lieu of COMPASS. Students who have taken the ACT but seek higher placement should also take the COMPASS.


This testing provides scores for admission, placement and evaluation at Missouri State University-West Plains.


Contact testing services to schedule appointment.

Testing Location:

Testing services


$10.00 check or cash.


On the date of the test bring the following items:

  • Valid ID
  • Please leave all personal items, including cell phone, in your vehicle or at home.

Contact Information:

Testing Services

Garnett Library Mezzanine
304 W. Trish Knight
West Plains, MO 65775
Victoria Howerton, Coordinator of Testing and Prior Learning Assessment
P: (417) 255-7943
F: (417) 255-7944

Hours of Operation:

8:00 AM-5:00 PM

COMPASS Testing Dates

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