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ACCUPLACER scores are used to place you in appropriate courses in the areas of reading, writing, mathematics and other courses here at KCC.

  • Make sure you understand how the test works before starting. A tutorial will show you how to take the test and use the mouse. You can repeat the tutorial if you choose.
  • Take your time. There is no time limit. 

How to Prepare


  • In addition to the resources provided by ACCUPLACER, KCC is providing the following  resources for math preparation.
  • MyMathTest - Free & Interactive program to help you prepare for the math portion of ACCUPLACER.  To sign up, visit Student Services on the 2nd floor of the Workforce Development Center on KCC's Riverfront campus to meet with an academic advisor.  Computers in Student Services are available to assist you with MyMathTest.
  • Khan Academy

The Learning Lab

Room L329 at KCC offers free online resources to assist with writing, reading and math skills review. The Learning Lab is closed when classes are not in session.

Fall & Spring hours

  • Monday - Thursday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Friday: 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Summer hours

  • Monday - Thursday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Closed Fridays