The Korean Education Center in Washington DC will hold the annual Test of Proficiency in Korean on Saturday, September 23. This comprehensive test is intended for individuals who would like an objective evaluation of their ability in Korean language. The test also serves as an excellent opportunity to receive formal certification for those who expect to use Korean in their careers. Students of Korean who take the test will also learn which aspects of the language they need to concentrate on in future study. The Test of Proficiency in Korean was developed by the Korea Institute of Curriculum & Evaluation.