ACS Acquires Research Solutions Group

ACS is pleased to announce the acquisition of Research Solutions Group (RSG), marking a significant milestone in our journey of growth and innovation. We are excited to continue RSG founder and CEO/President Dr. Roger Bolus’s work of over 40 years supporting bar examinations, legal specializations, and law school assessment programs. RSG’s expertise, talent and innovative solutions align seamlessly with our vision, enhancing our capabilities in the credentialing/licensure field. As we integrate the strengths of both organizations, we’re excited about the endless possibilities and positive impact this union will have on our customers, partners and stakeholders. Please click on the link below to learn more about this dynamic partnership. Here’s to the next chapter of success, growth and shared achievements.

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Congratulations, Chad!!

Chad was recently awarded by I.C.E. for his many years of working in the credentialing field. Click below to learn more about this honorable achievement.

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ACS Welcomes Kyle Killworth!

ACS is excited to welcome our newest Psychometric Associate, Kyle Killworth, to the team!


Three Common Questions (and Misconceptions) about NCCA Accreditation

The process of receiving or renewing NCCA accreditation can feel overwhelming, and can lead to questions that may not appear to have clearly defined answers. How many forms does our program need to publish? Is a retake policy really important? Why would our program need to check examination items for bias? This article helps to clarify a few of these common questions and misconceptions.

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Guidelines for Technology-Based Assessment

Drew and Deborah were delighted to collaborate with industry colleagues on a document recently released by the International Test Commission (ITC) and the Association of Test Publishers (ATP) titled “Guidelines for Technology-Based Assessment”. Click below to learn more about Deborah and Drew's contribution to this document.

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Commitment to Service

A fundamental principle for ACS is providing service to the measurement community. Click here to learn more about where and how ACS demonstrates its commitment to service.

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About Us

With more than a century of combined experience, ACS Ventures, LLC (ACS) is an industry leader in testing and credentialing. Our staff members consult directly with state, regional, national, and international education, and credentialing testing programs. ACS has designed and led numerous test development and validation activities, conducted alignment and standard setting studies for a wide variety of clients, and has continuously provided actionable and appropriate study designs to program leaders on various testing related issues. 

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