A True Course of Innovation

Let’s Get Acquainted

a brief overview


Pacific Metrics is the research-based education assessment technology company that state departments of education, government agencies, and commercial businesses trust to help them develop and implement their testing programs. Our portfolio of products and services includes advanced online testing systems, world-class psychometric research, automated scoring and reporting, and technologically advanced content development.
We hold steady to our long-standing commitment to help our clients succeed.  We’re the team that transforms clients into partners and assignments into successful programs. Our innovative, thoughtful solutions and high quality, comprehensive service are based industry-accepted best practices, and the highest standards of assessment validity, efficiency, and productivity.


ACT, the nation’s leader in college and career readiness, acquired Pacific Metrics in July, 2014. As an ACT assessment technology company, Pacific Metrics continues to be a leading provider of education assessment products and services.

Navigating New Challenges. Setting the Course for Innovation.


The assessment landscape continues to change. At Pacific Metrics, we innovate daily so we can deliver online platforms for formative and summative assessments, tools for online item development, management and reporting, and automated scoring of constructed response items. We are committed to making tests and the test-taking experience better through specialized platforms, tools, psychometric, technical, software, and content development services.

Founded in 2000, we take pride in our consistent growth as we serve clients throughout the United States and around the world from our offices in Monterey, California, our headquarters, and Lakewood, Colorado.

Our professionals come to us from many of the most prestigious academic and publishing organizations in the world.  They’ve chosen Pacific Metrics for many of the same reasons our clients do.  They recognize the importance of innovative technical and psychometric work. They respect the value of creating customized, web-based systems that not only meet objectives, but move the industry forward.

As an ACT assessment technology company, we continue to pursue advancements in education technology, and to navigate tomorrow’s challenges.

Let’s connect live and in person!

Meet with the Pacific Metrics team at upcoming conferences.