Online SCAT/Remote Testing

Is the Online SCAT the same version of the test that my child would have taken at a Prometric test center?
The online SCAT version is different from the version used at Prometric test centers. Historically, CTY has offered different versions of the test to mainta...
Tue, Sep 8, 2020 at 2:47 PM
Requesting a retest of the Online SCAT
 To start a retest request for the Online SCAT, please complete this form. 
Wed, Jan 19, 2022 at 4:06 PM
Is the Online SCAT open to all students?
Students in grades 2-12 are welcome to take the Online SCAT to establish eligibility for CTY programs. Note that the test is remotely proctored. To take the...
Tue, Sep 8, 2020 at 2:59 PM
What are the photo ID requirements for myself and child while signing in for the Online SCAT?
The parent cannot use a credit card or military ID but other forms of ID are valid. In addition to the parent’s/guardian’s ID, the student’s picture will be...
Tue, Sep 8, 2020 at 3:00 PM
What security measures are in place to protect the integrity of the Online SCAT test administration?
Each test is recorded and reviewed carefully before scores are uploaded into our student database.
Tue, Sep 8, 2020 at 3:01 PM
Why does it take 7+ business days to receive my Online SCAT scores when Prometric exams only take 1-2 business days?
We appreciate your understanding that since this is a remotely proctored exam, it takes time to carefully review the recording for each student. Overall tur...
Fri, Sep 18, 2020 at 10:06 AM
Will eligibility through Online SCAT testing qualify my child for online and summer programs?
Yes, students who receive qualifying scores on the Online SCAT will be eligible to participate in CTY programs.
Tue, Sep 8, 2020 at 3:03 PM
Will families get a copy of their child’s Online SCAT scores in the mail?
Yes, parents will receive a certificate packet in the mail that includes a detailed score report.  
Tue, Sep 8, 2020 at 3:04 PM
Will I need to leave the room while my child is taking the Online SCAT? Does my child need to be in the room alone?
You should stay in the room with your child until the Online SCAT begins so you can assist with test setup and check-in. However, once the test begins, your...
Fri, Sep 18, 2020 at 10:08 AM
Will students who have already tested with CTY be able to retest by taking the Online SCAT?
Yes, the Online SCAT will be available for students who want to retest with CTY.
Tue, Sep 8, 2020 at 3:06 PM