Test Prep: Accuplacer

Find resources to help you study for standardized tests.

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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. 

Accuplacer Content

The following videos have been created by College Board, creator of the Accuplacer test. They describe the content of the Accuplacer tests. 

Accuplacer Overview

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 E-Books

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! 

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