Placement Testing Resources

ACCUPLACER Sample Questions

Click above for a PDF offering sample questions to assist students in preparing for the Metropolitan Community College ACCUPLACER placement test. This study guide includes content only from the test sections used to place students into MCC English, reading, math and ESL courses.


ACCUPLACER offers a free web-based study app that can be used on a web-connected computer, tablet or smartphone. To prepare for the MCC placement assessment, spend your time on the reading comprehension and math portions of the app. (MCC does not use the Sentence Skills section for student placement.) Learn more about the official ACCUPLACER study app and find instructions for getting your personal access code to use the app here.

Asset student guide

The ASSET is a paper and pencil alternative to the computer-based ACCUPLACER placement test. Available only as an accommodation approved by disability services, it evaluates students’ skills in the areas of reading, writing and math.