ACCUPLACER / ACT Testing

The Student Success Center administers several tests to new students for course placement purposes. Some assessments may be waived with equivalent ACT scores or transfer credit, see individual degrees for minimum requirements. 

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Note: The first COMPASS test for each student is FREE, however, effective May 1, 2012, a Non-Refundable fee of $25 applies to any COMPASS retest (not taken in conjunction with a Boot Camp or the Solutions Program).

To register for ACCUPLACER Retest:

  1. Schedule a ACCUPLACER retest appointment by calling 419-755-4764.
  2. Take the completed ACCUPLACER Retest Payment Form and $25 payment to Cashier's Office .
  3. Present the "paid" ACCUPLACER Retest Payment Form to the Student Success Center when you arrive for your retest appointment.

Questions? Contact the Student Success Center 419-755-4764. 


When should you prepare?

Before taking the ACCUPLACER or ACT

Save time and money by preparing for the exam before testing. This can help avoid taking unnecessary classes as well as save on the need to retest.


 From the North Central State College Website @   https://www.ncstatecollege.edu/cms/student-success-center/assessments.html 

Ways to Prepare for the Accuplacer

Online ACCUPLACER Preparation

Use any of the following sites for practice and review of Reading, Writing, or Math

 The Tutoring Center offers free tutoring for those interested in preparing for the COMPASS or improving skills in reading, writing, or math.


ACT Test Prep

Seminar will be conducting another ACT Boot Camp on March 8, 2017.  It will be held at MOESC.  Details available soon on their website.  (Fee required)


Khan Academy

Great resource for refresher videos and practices in math.  Math at Khan Academy