Standardized Testing

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Standardized Testing: A written test, the scores of which are interpreted by referencing the scores of a norm group that has taken the test and which is considered to be representative of the population that takes the test.

Aptitude Testing

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Aptitude Testing: A standardized testing instrument used during the selection process that is intended to measure and predict an individual’s abilities. MORE

Preadmission Testing

Health / Health Insurance / Preadmission Testing: Medical tests that are completed for an individual prior to being admitted to a hospital or inpatient health care facility. MORE

Prenatal Testing

Science / Biology / Prenatal Testing: Testing to detect the presence of a genetic disorder in an embryo or fetus; commonly done by amniocentesis or chorionic villi sampling. MORE

Pre-Employment Testing

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Pre-Employment Testing: The practice of issuing tests to potential employees on a pre-employment basis in order to determine an applicant’s suitability for a certain position. These tests may include, but are not limited t MORE

Post-Accident Testing

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Post-Accident Testing: The process of testing an employee involved in a workplace accident for the presence of drugs or alcohol. MORE

Placement Testing

Life Style / College / Placement Testing: Placement tests ensure that you get started in the right classes for your academic background and your program. Taking a class for which you are not prepared could prevent you from successfully moving MORE

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