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ACCUPLACER

The ACCUPLACER assessment is used by CGTC and other two-year colleges across the country to assess college readiness in Reading, English and Math. It is part of the college admissions and enrollment process where the scores are used by advisors to help students take courses that match their skill level and give them the best opportunities for success.

The Official Web-Based Study App
This web-based study app features tests in Arithmetic, Elementary Algebra, College-Level Math, and Reading Comprehension and Sentence Skills. It's accessible from an internet-capable device, and it will help you become familiar with the content and format of the ACCUPLACER test questions

Free ACCUPLACER Sample Questions (PDF)

This free PDF document gives you examples of the types of questions you will see when you take the ACCUPLACER test. It is useful for some fast and simple preparation prior to taking the test.

CGTC Library Test Prep Resources and eBooks

ACCUPLACER Minimum Scores

Associate of Applied Science Degrees
ACCUPLACER: Reading Comprehension - 64; Sentence Skills - 70; Mathematics - 34; Elementary Algebra - 57
ACT: Reading - 17; English - 16; Math - 19
SAT: Critical Reading - 450; Math - 440
COMPASS: Reading - 79; Writing - 62; Math - 26; Algebra - 37

Diplomas
ACCUPLACER: Reading Comprehension - 55; Sentence Skills - 60; Mathematics - 34
Elementary Algebra - 41* required if selecting MATH 1013
ACT: Reading - 13; English - 12; Math - 17
SAT: Critical Reading - 430; Math - 400
COMPASS: Reading - 70; Writing - 32; Math - 26
Algebra - 28 required for some programs

Certificates
ACCUPLACER: Reading Comprehension - 55; Sentence Skills - 60; Mathematics - 34
ACT: Reading - 13; English - 12; Math - 17
SAT: Critical Reading - 430; Math - 400
COMPASS: Reading - 70; Writing - 32; Math - 26

ACCUPLACER Testing Schedule

http://www.centralgatech.edu/studserv/testing_center/testing_center.html

COMPASS and ASSET Tests

COMPASS and ASSET have been replaced by ACCUPLACER. CGTC will accept COMPASS and ASSET scores for five years.

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