Practice and Be Prepared for ACCUPLACER
Academic advisors at your college or school use your ACCUPLACER test results to help place you in classes that match your skill level. ACCUPLACER tests help identify your knowledge, strengths, and needs in math, reading, and writing. Along with information about your academic background, goals, and interests, your ACCUPLACER results help you choose courses that match your skill level and give you the best opportunities for success. Please contact the Learning Resources Staff listed below for questions about specific tests and preparation, testing accommodations or testing/proctor fees.
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Practice and Get Prepared for Test Day
The Official Web-Based Study App
The ACCUPLACER web-based study app features practice tests in each test subject. It is accessible from most devices with internet access, and will help you become familiar with the content and format of the ACCUPLACER test questions.
- “Learn as you go” tests provide you with explanation of the correct or incorrect responses.
- Sample tests are similar to the real thing, so you’ll know ahead of time what your experience will be like on test day.
- You can save your work at any time, and come back when it’s convenient for you.
- You can review your score history to see what you’re already doing well and what skills you should focus on improving.
- Use a laptop, tablet or PC to avoid any fees or charges for this app.
- Click here to get the free ACCUPLACER practice app.
Taking the Test
No Time Limit
Multiple-choice ACCUPLACER tests are untimed, so you work at a pace that’s comfortable for you.
If you have questions about test accommodations, please contact Learning Resources Staff. For accommodations that will need to be provided in the Salina Tech classroom or online classes, please contact Student Services for information.
What to Bring on Test Day
Take your photo ID. Unless otherwise noted, all other materials will be provided such as scratch paper, pencils or calculators.
What to Do If Salina Tech is not nearby or if you are an Online-Only student
Contact the Learning Resources Staff at firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more about remote testing options. With the permission of both institutions, you may be able to take ACCUPLACER at a local college or have an authorized proctor oversee your test(s) at a secure facility.