Please take a brief moment to consider the test descriptions below. They’re going to help provide you with a sense of what to expect on the placement test that is actual.
Take a Practice Test
Considering that the test determines your first year course load, it is crucial with the test format, test questions, and test strategies and that you practice taking the test that you familiarize yourself. To do so, we strongly recommend that you:
Overall, the placement test consists of two parts: an English or ESL Part and a Math Part.
In case your primary spoken language is except that English, you might be asked to take the ESL part, which includes ESL Listening, ESL Writing, and ESL Reading Skills sections.
On the other hand, you will be asked to take the English part, which includes English Writing (Writeplacer) and English Reading Comprehension (Next-Generation Reading) Sections if you are a native English speaker.
Finally, the Math Part is composed of three sections:
- Next-Generation Arithmetic
- Next-Generation Quantitative Reasoning Algebra, and Statistics (QAS)
- Next-Generation Advanced Algebra and Functions (AAF)
Based on your performance, you may be asked to take one, two, or all three parts of the Math Test.
All parts and sections of the placement test are computer-based, and offered by the primary Campus and Regional Centers. (more…)