Course Placement Testing
Tests and Fees
You must apply before testing to receive a Cowley ID.
Students will be charged a $25 proctoring fee if scores are to be sent to another institution.
Accuplacer Placement Test:
Cowley College uses the Accuplacer test for placement testing. There are three sections: math, reading and writing. The test is not timed (average time per test is 45 minutes). Practice tests, sample questions and test-taking tips can be found on the Accuplacer Website.
The first test session is free for Cowley College students. Each retest is $5 per test section. Each section of the Accuplacer test may be taken three times in one rolling year.
Accuplacer Companion Test:
The Accuplacer Companion Test is a paper/pencil version of Accuplacer. In order to take this test, student must have a copy of documented disability. Please contact our Accessibility Coordinator at 620-441-5557 or firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule your test.