Web-based software delivery systems Artificial intelligence used to score constructed responses Full range of content development services Expert-level services in psychometric research
Pacific Metrics is a full-service assessment and technology provider offering innovative,
customized, online solutions for large-scale assessment needs.

We are saddened to report the death of Howard Mitzel, our dear co-founder and former President/CEO of Pacific Metrics. He passed away suddenly on January 19, 2014. He will be greatly missed by his family, many friends, and colleagues. More information.
Our ORCA® Suite features scalable, secure, and customizable assessment platforms that can handle testing requirements at all levels.
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CRASE® is a cutting-edge, automated scoring solution for immediate, accurate, and low-cost scoring of constructed-response and essay items.
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  • We're Growing

    We are a rapidly growing educational technology company specializing in online testing applications. We employ experts in the field of publishing, content development, psychometrics, technology, and more. Learn more about working at Pacific Metrics, and view our open positions.

  • Latest News

    ACT Acquires Pacific Metrics

    July 7, 2014, Iowa City, IA – ACT, the nation’s leader in college and career readiness, has acquired Pacific Metrics Corporation, a leading provider of education technology solutions headquartered in Monterey, CA. Pacific Metrics will be owned by ACT but will remain a separate, stand-alone company. Its world-class psychometric software, advanced analytics capabilities and online… Read more ›