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Testing and Assessment Services

Frequently Asked Questions

What can I expect when I take the NEXT GEN ACCUPLACER/LOEP and Edmonds College Math Placement Tests?

  • Next Gen Accuplacer and the Edmonds College Math Placement Test are computer based test.
  • It takes approximately three to four hours to complete both the Math and English sections of the test, but the test is not timed.
  • You may use pencil and paper while taking the test, but not a calculator.
  • You should prepare before you take the test. For sample questions and preparation tools, see Test Preparation Resources

What happens after I take the NEXT GEN ACCUPLACER/LOEP and the Edmonds College Math Placement Tests?

  • You receive your English and Math scores after you complete the test.
  • If you are a new student to Edmonds College, you are asked to sign up and attend a one-hour online New Student Advising (NSA) group advising session. Please note that international students are not required to attend the NSA session. 
  • Once you attend New Student Advising (NSA) advising session you may register for classes.