College Placement Tests
Testing at BCC is free and students are allowed one re-test. Students can expect to finish the exam in 1.5 to 2 hours.
|Test||Number of Questions||Time Limit|
|Written Essay||N/A||50 minutes|
|Accuplacer Reading Comprehension||20 multiple choice questions||Untimed/computerized|
|Accuplacer Arithmetic||17 multiple choice questions||Untimed/computerized|
|Accuplacer Elementary Algebra||12 multiple choice questions||Untimed/computerized|
Students Needing Accommodations
Non-Native English Speaker
If English is not your first language, please contact Livia Neubert, ESL Coordinator at 774.357.2476 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
To transfer credits from another college, you should not schedule an appointment until you have received official notification from the Office of Admissions with your transfer evaluation. You may be exempt from testing.
Testing Scores from Another Institution
ACCUPLACER Reading, Arithmetic and Elementary Algebra scores are accepted at BCC. Official score reports must be mailed, e-mailed or faxed directly from the other college. The writing test for English must be taken at BCC.