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The Test Center offers online and remote testing services for:
Placement | Prior Learning | TEAS
The College uses the ACCUPLACER tests to evaluate new students’ course placement based on Reading, Writing, and Math. The tests are available on campus at the Test Center as well as in a remote, online format.
PLACEMENT TESTS THROUGH BLACKBOARD
Blackboard placement tests require no appointment and can be taken online.
Blackboard placement tests require no appointment and can be taken online. There are two tests available. The English Readiness Test has two sections, Writing and Reading. Scores are available in 2-3 days after testing. The Alternate for Math Accuplacer has two levels you must complete. You begin on Level 2. If you score 60 or higher, you move on to complete Level 3. If you score less than 60 you should then complete Level 1. Test scores are available upon completion of the test.
To test on Blackboard you will need:
NOTE: Blackboard testing can only be taken ONCE, so if you don’t get your preferred scores, you must still take the Accuplacer.
This test is for students who have Pre-Calculus or above and need placement for MATH 109, MATH 203, and MATH 212. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
This test is for students who need to test out of BIO 119.
Prior Learning Assessment is a means of obtaining college credits for knowledge gained on the job or through individual study.
Harford students can earn up to 45 credits by examination and are encouraged meet with an academic advisor to determine how prior learning assessments may fit into their program of study.
Harford Community College faculty create division examinations for specific courses. The exams are available for a fee, although most require prior approval.
This test is unavailable in our Test Center
during COVID-19 pandemic.
The Harford Community College Test Center supports student success and achievement by creating a stress-free, positive, and secure testing environment for students, faculty and community members. We adhere to the professional standards and guidelines set by the National College Testing Association and bound by the privacy restrictions set forth in the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act.
PLACEMENT TESTS EXEMPTIONS
Students with qualifying scores on SAT, ACT, PARCC, Accuplacer, GED, AP or IB testsor who have a high school cumulative GPA of 3.0 (unweighted) may be exempt from testing. Consult your advisor if you have questions.
ACCUPLACER Study App
Harford Accuplacer Cut Scores
Frequently Asked Questions
For a complete list of exams and respective scores that will count toward academic credit, see our Credit by Examination table
Information about CLEP exams
Information about DSST exams
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