Prometric’s New Chicago MegaCenter Tests 45,000 Annually
Sponsors Prometric in the news for their new Chicago MegaCentre. Published in Power Engineering and Morning Star.
CHICAGO, IL–(Marketwired – Oct 7, 2015) – Prometric, the global leader in secure high stakes testing, has officially opened a new, state-of-the-art facility in the One LaSalle Street Building in midtown Chicago with the capacity to provide more than 45,000 candidate testing appointments per year. The MegaCenter can provide testing for more than 100 candidates simultaneously including dedicated stations for candidates requiring testing accommodations. Prometric’s 20-member staff ensures every candidate receives the attention to quality and convenience they deserve to enable the best possible outcome on their exams.
Michael Brannick, Prometric’s President and CEO, said, “Chicago represents our most recent expansion of Prometric’s MegaCenter network, which now spans nine major population centers globally. Our MegaCenters deliver world-class, secure testing experiences while affording candidates greater choices in access and convenience for selecting specific test dates and times that work best for them.”
Prometric’s MegaCenter network includes high-volume testing centers in the United States, India and Japan, with more than 500,000 exams delivered annually.
Prometric MegaCenter Locations
- India: Bangalore, Chennai, Gurgaon, Hyderabad, Mumbai
- Japan: Osaka and Tokyo
- United States: Chicago and New York City
Charles Kernan, Prometric’s Chief Operating Officer, said, “Being part of a global company that hired locally for the Chicago MegaCenter established pride in our team from day one. We are helping our neighbors to become doctors, teachers, accountants, architects, and a lot of other professionals to keep local communities and economies growing. We understand how stressful showing up on test day can be for candidates. Our test center teams make it a point to give every candidate the best and most successful experience possible.”
Prometric, a wholly-owned subsidiary of ETS, is a trusted and market-leading provider of technology-enabled testing and assessment. Committed to a set of values that get the right test to the right location at the right time and to the right test taker, Prometric supports candidates worldwide who take more than 9 million tests each year. Through innovation, workflow automation and standardization, Prometric advances test development and delivery solutions that are better, faster and at less expense for its clients.
Prometric delivers tests flexibly via the Web or by utilizing a robust network of more than 8,000 test centers in more than 160 countries and on behalf of more than 350 clients in the academic, financial, government, healthcare, professional, corporate and information technology markets.
For more information, please visit www.prometric.com.
Kevin Patrick Kane