During this 60-minute, web-based, timed test, you will write an essay in response to a specific question provided. Your writing is evaluated based on the following features: focus, organization, development and support, and mechanical conventions. Depending on your score, you may take another untimed test called Sentence Skills.
You do not need to take the placement exam in English if you have already taken an expository writing course for college credit and passed with a grade of ‘C’ or higher as long as that course transfers to Dominican.
If you would like to brush up on your writing skills before testing, click the links below:
This untimed test covers all arithmetic functions including percentages, decimals, and addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of fractions--without the use of a calculator. The test also includes word problems and some basic geometry problems.
You do not need to take the placement exam in math if either of the following applies to you:
If you would like to brush up on your math skills before testing, click on the links below:
If you have a documented disability and need accommodations for testing, contact Todd Herriott at firstname.lastname@example.org, 415-257-0187, or TTY: 415-482-1975.
To schedule a testing session or for more details about placement testing, contact your advisor.