The Accuplacer test is used by Madison College to assess where you are at academically when you start college.
Figuring out where you fall in math, reading and writing helps the college place you in the right classes.
Check out the links below for some basic information on the test.
Madison College: Course Placement Testing
See this page to register for a test, learn more about what is covered, and see other details. Note that not all beginning Madison College students need to take the Accuplacer test!
What is Accuplacer?
This page from College Board, creator of the Accuplacer test, describes what is covered on the Accuplacer test, and includes study resources including practice tests.
LearningExpress Library has 10 unique "centers" to help learners prepare for a variety of standardized tests. You need to register first within Learning Express to access these materials.
REGISTER FOR LEARNING EXPRESS HERE
On the homepage of Learning Express, click on the box labeled "College Students" to find general college prep materials that will help you with placement testing.
You can also use the search box at the top of the home page and look for "Accuplacer" to find prep materials. There are a number of individual materials available for the Accuplacer test.
The following videos have been created by College Board, creator of the Accuplacer test. They describe the content of the Accuplacer tests.
Accuplacer Math Tests
Accuplacer Reading and Writing
Search the Madison College Library Catalog for books and other materials on the Accuplacer test.
Click the titles below to see where they are located. If any items are not at your local campus, click the blue "place hold" button on the right side of your screen.
Madison College Library provides a large collection of e-books for our students! See our e-books research guide for help on locating and accessing e-books through our library catalog.
No special device or software is required to access our e-books, and we have many test guides and other useful books available!