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Ceasar Miranda
Testing Coordinator

 Testing Center Information:                              

​​​​English Placement test (RTW): Monday – Thursday: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm        
                                                                     Friday: 9:00 am  11:00 am     
ALEKS Placement test:              Monday – Thursday: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm   
                                                                     Friday: 9:00 am  ​11:00 am                                 
CLEP Testing: Appoinment only (Schedule HERE​)            
ACTFL Testing: Appoinment only (Schedule HERE​)​                        
GED Constitution Testing: Appoinment only (Schedule HERE​)      
Proxy test-proctored exams in collaboration with other colleges/universities: (Schedule HERE​)      

Zoom Room Information for personal help: during hours posted to right under "hours"                               

  Zoom Link:   Virtual Help Desk                                                       

Phone:  (773) 907-4889   Email:​                                                                  

​Tests Administered at Truman College​        

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

Truman College does not require an appointment to be made for placement testing​, we are on a walk-in basis.  Check our hours of operation for more information. 

  • 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 a waiver/exception, please contact Truman Advising. ​Students will need their CCC ID and student portal credentials to take the placement exams. 
    • 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_Test_Prep.pdfRTW_Test_Prep.pdf
      • Please allow approximately 3 hours to take the English placement exam.
      • The test is graded by the Truman English faculty and scores are generally available within approximately 3-5 business days.
    • ALEKS Math Placement Test 
      • It may be taken up to five times per year and scores are good for one year.
      • 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 scored instantly once completed. ​

Accommodations for Students with Disabilities                                                                                                                                                                       
Placement test accommodations are available for students with documented disabilities. All accommodations must be approved by the 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 to 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    ​                                                                                                                                                                                 

Testing Resources Centers          




Faculty & Staff

Ceasar Miranda- Testing Coordinator​

Sean Heraty - Interim Associate Dean of Student Services​
773-907-4810     ​               ​                                                                        

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Contact Information

(773) 907-4889
1145 W. Wilson Ave.
Larry McKeon Building, Room 136
Chicago , IL 60640
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The Testing Center provides in-person and remote services.

Monday - Thursday: 9am-5pm
Friday: 9am - 1pm

Last test administered no more than 3 hours before close.


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