Test Registration

For more information on the implementation of the new Protective Services Exam (PSE), please see General Circular 2021-023 or contact 225-925-1911.

    2100 - Protective Services Exam Information and Registration

    To register for the Protective Services Exam, click here.

    This test is used for entry-level through intermediate-level protective service jobs in state government.

    For PSE sample test questions, click here.

    To identify the job titles that fall under the Protective Services Exam, click here.

    8100 - Professional Level Exam Test Information and Registration

    To register for the Professional Level Exam, click here.

    This exam is used primarily for professional jobs requiring a baccalaureate degree by measuring basic abilities that are common to these jobs.

    For PLE sample test questions, click here.

    To identify the job titles that fall under the Professional Level Exam, click here.

    8500 - Office Support Exam Test Information and Registration

    To register for the Office Support Exam, click here.

    This test measures basic abilities and skills common to clerical and administrative support jobs.

    For OSE sample test questions, click here.

    To identify the job titles that fall under the Office Support Exam, click here.

    9300 - Highway Foreman Test Information and Registration

    To register for the Highway Foreman Exam, click here.

    This test measures on general abilities and knowledge needed for Highway Foreman state jobs.

    These jobs are primarily filled by promotion of permanent DOTD employees.

    For Highway Foreman sample test questions, click here.

    9812 - Parish Highway Maintenance Superintendent Test Information and Registration

    To register for the Parish Highway Maintenance Superintendent Test, click here.

    This test measures general abilities and knowledge needed for Parish Highway Maintenance Superintendent state jobs.

    These jobs are primarily filled by promotion of permanent DOTD employees.

    Sample Test questions are not available for this test.

State Civil Service administers five written tests on a continuous basis. These tests are not associated with actual vacancies, but are available to provide you the opportunity to test and obtain a score in advance of a vacancy being posted. Once you obtain a score, it is automatically available to state agencies. Whenever there is an actual vacancy, all you need to do is apply!

Need help with registering for a test? Click here for test Registration Instructions.


Have questions about the tests or test process? Check out the Frequently Asked Questions section for further information. Should you need further information concerning State Civil Service tests, please call (225) 925-1911.