Special Exams: STEP or Challenge | KCTCS

Special Exams: STEP or Challenge

What Are STEP and Challenge Exams?

STEP and Challenge exams are assessments developed and administered by the college to provide an opportunity to demonstrate mastery of course content and receive credit toward program requirements.

How Can I Earn Credit for Special Exams?

Meet with your faculty advisor to discuss the availability of a special exam for specific courses. If an exam exists, application for the exam is handled through the local Registrar's Office.

Is There a Cost for Special Exams?

There is a fee of $40 per Practical Exam and $20 per Written Exam (subject to change). All fees are paid by the student.