ACT National Testing

ACT Testing National

To register to take a national ACT, click on this link: The National ACT test is given on the PRCC Poplarville Campus 022320 and the Forrest County Campus 242680 in Hattiesburg.

National ACT Test Dates

ACT Date Registration Deadline Late Deadline Standby Deadline
February 10, 2024 January 5, 2024 January 19, 2024 February 2, 2024
April 13, 2024 March 8, 2024 March 22, 2024 April 5, 2024
June 8, 2024 May 3, 2024 May 17, 2024 May 31, 2024
July 13, 2024 June 7, 2024 June 21, 2024 July 5, 2024

The national ACT test results are accepted by community colleges as well as by all 4-year colleges and universities in the U.S. National ACT scores may be used for NCAA Athletic Eligibility and for MTAG. For more information and registration, please visit the ACT website at

For FREE ACT practice test visit

PrepStep – login to your RiverGuide account, click on the Library tile to self-enroll for the PRCC Library Resources canvas course.  Click on the “How to Access and use Databases” tile.  Scroll down the page and click on PrepSTEP under the Education Databases heading.  PrepSTEP gives students the tools to: IMPROVE core English, math, and science skills; CONQUER developmental coursework; SCORE HIGHER on college placement tests; ACQUIRE basic computer skills; BUILD workplace skills and EXPLORE careers; PREPARE for occupational licensing exams.

For additional information, please call 601-403-1332.

Each community college president is asked to bring two (2) wrapped door prizes, minimum value of $50 each. We will have a station set up at the conference for you to drop off the door prizes.

Each community college is asked to provide name tags for their Board members, administration, and staff attending the conference.