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The Testing, Research Support & Evaluation Center (TREC) is dedicated to staying responsive to best practices in the measurement field, assessment practices, and quantitative methodologies and to providing excellent customer service. Specifically, TREC carries out its mission by:

  • assisting faculty in conducting quality research, assessing students, and improving instruction;
  • providing several standardized tests for Texas State students to satisfy requirements for program admission, placement, and credit in a secure testing environment;
  • updating proctoring practices and tests offered;
  • assuring that Texas State is in compliance with the American with Disabilities Act (1990) by providing students with disabilities academic testing accommodations in a secure testing environment.