Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC) assessments are nationally recognized certifications that help to increase employability for high-demand, well-paying jobs. Assessments are by appointment only and must be purchased at least three days prior to the assessment date. Assessments may be purchased in M300R or M600 on CCTC’s Main Campus, or by calling (803) 778-6656.

Once purchased the student must schedule the assessment date through the Testing Services; appointments may be made in person at the Testing Services (M100, Room M109) or online by clicking the link (

Prices are subject to change and vary for businesses. There is a $15 fee for additional score reports.

MSSC assessments list:

Assessment NamePrice
Quality Practices &
Manufacturing Processes
& Production
Maintenance Awareness$40