The Accuplacer is given at some colleges once a student has been admitted. It helps the college determine which courses a student should take. The test covers reading, mathematics, writing, and language-use skills.

The test is given by computer at the college. All questions are multiple choice, except an essay. The test is not timed.

The Accuplacer includes:

  • Sentence Skills: 20 questions
  • Reading Comprehension: 20 questions
  • Arithmetic: 17 questions
  • Elementary Algebra: 12 questions
  • College-Level Math: 20 questions
  • Written Essay