College Placement Test

Ready to take the college placement test? Brushing up on your English and math skills can help you save time and money!

Interested in taking the test in person?

Click here to schedule your appointment.

Are you interested in taking the test at home at a time that works for your busy schedule?

Email us at testing@hccc.edu to set up your remote placement test.

Testing FAQs

HCCC uses a computerized test called the Accuplacer to determine placement in English, English as a Second Language (ESL), and math.

  • Writing (typed essay/1 hour)
  • Reading (untimed)
  • Quantitative Reasoning, Algebra, and Statistics (untimed)
  • ESL essay (typed essay/1 hour)
  • ESL Reading Skills (untimed)
  • ESL Language Usage (untimed)
  • ESL Listening (untimed)
Before taking the test, please contact Accessibility Services at as@hccc.edu.

Contact Information

Gabert Library
71 Sip Avenue - Lower Level
Jersey City, NJ 07306
(201) 360-4190
testing@hccc.edu