Pearson VUE acquires software maker Exam Design



Via News Release

“Bloomington, MN, March 6, 2013 — Pearson VUE, the assessment services business of Pearson, today announced the acquisition of Exam Design Inc, a leading provider of examination development software used in high-stakes testing.

The purchase includes ownership of Exam Design’s flagship product, ExamDeveloper, a web-based suite of tools that helps users develop rigorous and defensible assessments for credentialing purposes while reducing the reliance on in-person meetings. These tools will allow Pearson VUE to more fully serve its clients’ current and future test development needs by supporting every step in the process, including job analysis, item banking, standard setting, and statistical analysis, with a flexible, user-friendly solution.”

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