Education Center

Education Center

The Education Center at RAF Croughton is fully operational

Opening Hours

0830-1600 Monday-Friday

Closed on UK Bank Holidays

The education team are part of the 422d Air Base Squadron

 For full details please visit the Center in Building 202 or contact Steve Thorne, Education Specialist:

236-8132 / 01280 70 8132

CLEP/DSST/Pearson Vue

Due to issues with the internet service, regrettably the National Testing Center (NTC) will not open in November as planned. UMGC are working this, but at present there is no get well date. Testing dates will be advertised only when services are fully functioning; until this is announced, please arrange to test at Alconbury or Lakenheath. Tests can be booked through the NTC reservation system


UMGC rep now teleworking. Email –

The UMGC rep is onsite to assist with enrollments, 4 week classes available via Zoom. Contact / 236-8136 for more information or to sign up!


Visit the Education Center for advice on education benefits, counseling to assist you reach your education goals, and testing services. We have a University of Maryland University College representative and the school offers on site classes every semester. The National Test Center offers testing for CLEP, DSST, Pearson Vue, and other proctored exams. Our classroom holds up to 30 people and can be booked for training. Please contact the Education Center for information on any of our services.

Contact Information

Bldg. 202

Education Services Specialists: 314-236-8132 / DSN: 236-8132
UMUC/NTC Representative: 314-236-8136 / DSN: 236-8136
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