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 Testing Center

Ceasar Miranda
Testing Coordinator
 

Please note - you can access and take placement tests at any time remotely via:                                My.ccc.edu > Academic Records >  Placement Test                                       

You do not need to come to campus to take your placement test.          

        

Zoom Room Information for personal help: Monday – Thursday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, Friday: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm, Saturday - Sunday: Closed  Zoom Link:   Virtual Help Desk                  

Phone:  (773) 907-4889   Email: TRC-Testing@ccc.edu​                            

​Tests Administered at Truman College

Placement test accommodations are available for students with documented disabilities. All accommodations must be approved by the Disability Access Center before tests are taken. 

  • CCC Placement Test All new students are required to complete placement tests in the areas of English and math before registering for classes unless waivers are applicable. If you believe you qualify for waiver/exception, please contact Truman Advising. ​Students will need their CCC ID and student portal credentials to take the placement exams. Please note - you can access and take placement tests at any time remotely via: My.ccc.edu > Academic Records >  Placement Test
    • RTW English Placement Test
      • ​​It may only be taken once per year and scores are good for two years.
      • Click here for a video about the RTW English Placement Test​.   
      • Use this document to help you prepare for the test:RTW English Placement Test Prep Document.pdfRTW English Placement Test Prep Document.pdf  
      • Please allow approximately 2.5 hours to take the English placement exam.
      • The test is graded by Truman English faculty and scores are generally available within approximately 3-5 business days.
    • ALEK Math Placement Test 
      • It may be taken up to five times per year and scores are good for two years.
      • The ALEKS math placement exam consists of approximately 30 questions. 
      • Students are not allowed to use calculators however an onscreen calculator will appear for some questions for students to use. 
      • The ALEKS math placement exam is scores instantly once completed. 
​​PLEASE CONTACT THE TESTING CENTER DIRECTLY FOR CURRENT INFORMATION ABOUT REMOTE TESTING OPTIONS FOR TESTS BELOW:

Accommodations for Students with Disabilities                                                                                                                                  
Placement test accommodations are available for students with documented disabilities. All accommodations must be approved by the Disability Access Center before tests are taken.                                                                                                                              

                                                                                                                                      
Test Accommodations for students with disabilities are given in a manner consistent with the applicable requirements of Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act. This includes offering and administering the test in a time, place and manner that is accessible, including the provision of appropriate modifications and auxiliary aids and services. Examples of appropriate modifications and auxiliary aids and services include a change in the length of time of examination for individuals with learning disabilities and Braille or large print examinations and answer sheets or qualified readers for individuals with visual impairments.                                                                                                                                          
                                                                                                                                      
Testing Center Policies                                                                                                                       
  • The Truman Testing Center requires cell phones not be present during all in-progress tests.  
  • Only approved calculators may be used during the ​test.                                                                       
  • Test takers are expected to adhere to the CCC Student Policy while taking CCC Placement Tests both on-campus and at home. Please see section 8.17 of the CCC Policy Manual for details about CCC's Academic Integrity and Dishonesty policies.                                                                                                                                   

Additional Information                                                                                                                     Other CCC Locations may offer the test below:  

  • HESI nursing examination      
  • ATI TEAS (nursing)                                                                                                                                     
  • Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) examination                                                                                                                                     
  • CASAS test  (2012) - for adult education                                                                                                           
  • ASSET     
  • Illinois nurse aide testing - for Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) test candidates sign up at https://nurseaidetesting.com    ​                                                                                                                                           

Testing Resources Centers          

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Programs

 

Faculty & Staff

Ceasar Miranda- Testing Coordinator
cmiranda5@ccc.edu​
773-907-4723        

​Allison Zures - Associate Dean of Student Services
azures@ccc.edu​
773-907-4738     ​               ​                                    

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Contact Information

Phone: 
(773) 907-4889
Fax: 
 
1145 W. Wilson Ave.
Larry McKeon Building, Room 136
Chicago , IL 60640
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Hours

All tests and services are provided remotely. See left for details

Zoom Room Hours:
Monday  - Thursday: 9am-5pm
Friday: 9am - 1pm
Saturday - Sunday: Closed

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