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Rowan College at Gloucester County and Cumberland County College merged on July 1, 2019 to form Rowan College of South Jersey (RCSJ).

Welcome to the RCSJ website (RCSJ.edu).  Please note visitors from CCCNJ.edu and RCGC.edu will be redirected to this new site.

Placement Test

Placement Test

Frequently Asked Questions

1.  How can I be exempt from taking the placement test?

Please visit the Exemption Criteria​ page for more information.

2.  How can I prepare for the test?  

The following resources may be useful in preparing for the placement test:

Next Generation Accuplacer

Classic Accuplacer

Math Sites 

Language Arts Sites 

3.  Why do we need to take the test?

The test provides a current assessment of your basic skills. Your test results will determine course placement.

4.  What is on the test?

Rowan College uses the Accuplacer® Placement Test developed by CollegeBoard(TM). It assesses your skills in reading, writing and mathematics. 

5.  When may I take the test?

The test is available continually throughout the year. Check the calendar on our website  for up-to-date scheduling.

6.  Do I have to pay for the placement test?

No, there is no fee for admitted Rowan College students.

7.  How long is the test?

The test is not timed, but allow a two-hour time period to complete the test.

8.  What do I need to bring when I take the test?

On test day, remember to leave your cell phone in your car and please bring:

  • Rowan College ID

  • Photo ID (license, etc.)

9. How do I obtain my results?

Your results will be available immediately after you complete the test.

10. May I retake the test?

Students have the option to retake any of the sections one time. This is called a Challenge Test and costs $10 for each section.

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