Placement Test Dates
PCC applicants to all programs are required to take the placement test, including a computer skills placement test. Students transferring from another institution who have completed college-level English and Math or Special Students who are not enrolling in a program requiring English or Math are exempt.

Placement Test Schedule

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*** Students should arrive 10 – 15 minutes ahead of test time***


Person County Campus (E150B)

Caswell County Campus (124A)
            

Applicants pay no fee to take the placement test. To reserve a seat, call (336)322-2110 in Person County and (336) 694-5707 in Caswell County.




Accuplacer Practice Tests

Test subjects include math, college-level math, English, and writing. The resource below provides three full-length practice tests with detailed answer explanations.


  1. Begin at www.nclive.org

  2. To log on from an off-campus computer:                                                                                                                             Please contact Student Development at 336-322-2159 for the password or Fill out LRC Off-Campus Access Form (http://www.piedmontcc.edu/Online-Distance-Learner/Learning-Resources-Centers/Online-Forms/Off-Campus-Access)                                                                                     
       
  3. Click on “Browse All (A-Z)”

  4. Select “Testing & Education Reference Center”

  5. Click on “Practice Tests & Courses”

  6. Scroll down to “Accuplacer”

  7. Click on “Peterson’s Practice Tests for the Accuplacer Exam”

  8. Click on “Start Now”

  9. Select the “Register” tab

  10. Create an account name & password

  11. Begin a practice test!

 

Study Guide Material

Math Placement Study Guide
Reading Placement Study Questions
Writing Placement Study Questions