MEGA stands for Missouri Educator Gateway Assessments. The state of Missouri has changed from the C-BASE product to MEGA, which consists of Missouri Educator Profile (MEP), Missouri General Education Assessment (MoGEA) and Paraprofessional testing. MoGEA testing is mandatory for acceptance into teacher education programs at 4-year colleges and universities, and mandatory for students in Crowder’s AAT program.
We offer the MoGEA and the Paraprofessional tests Monday through Friday in the Testing Center located in McDonald Hall, third floor, room 318, on the Neosho campus.
MEGA testing is not offered during the weeks of finals, one week before finals, first week of classes, and one week before classes begin. To see the Crowder College calendar click here.
This test is an Internet-based test (IBT) of two hours consisting of 90 multiple-choice questions. Passing Score is 220.
Examinees need to register online at the link below and pay a $35 Paraprofessional testing fee. Crowder College requires a proctoring fee of $15 at the time of testing in the form of cash, credit cards, and/or checks.
To register and for more information about testing policies, fees, preparation materials and alternative testing arrangements click here.
For assistance during registration call MEGA testing customer service at 800.215.0904 or 413.256.2891
This assessment includes four subtests: Reading Comprehension and Interpretation, Mathematics, Science and Social Studies, and Writing. Examinees must pass all four subtests.
The Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education has implemented a testing policy whereby:
Candidates have one opportunity to register to take all four subtests in one test session.
Candidates may register to take each subtest independently.
The MoGEA is a format Internet-based test (IBT) with multiple-choice questions and written assignment
Examinees need to register online at the link below and pay the testing fee of $49 for all four subtests, or $25 for a single subtest. Crowder College requires a proctoring fee of $15 for all four subtests as well as for each single subtest at the time of testing in the form of cash, credit cards, and/or checks. Currently enrolled Crowder College students pay only $5 for a single subtest.
To register and for more information about testing, policies, fees, formula page, preparation materials and alternative testing arrangements click here.