In accordance with the passage of (AB) 705, assessment testing is no longer required for Placement into transfer-level English and Math. However the following students are still required to take a placement exam: international students and students who identify as English new language learners for accurate placement.
ACCUPLACER English, Reading, Math and ESL Preparation
ACCUPLACER provides FREE Sample Questions for Students that will help prepare you for these ACCUPLACER assessment tests administered by Rio Hondo College:
- Sentence Skills
- Reading Comprehension
- Elementary Algebra
- College-Level Mathematics
- ESL Language Use
ACCUPLACER also has a FREE web-based study APP for all students. The Study App includes sample tests and resources.
Math Test Preparation
MDTP offers FREE on-line sample tests and scoring reports for Pre-Calculus and Calculus readiness.
Khan Academy offers FREE practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empowers learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom.
Rio Hondo College Preparation Support
- You can request tutoring in the Learning Assistance Center (LAC) to prepare for the placement tests at 562-908-3418 or in the Math and Science Center (MSC) at 562-463-7571 (When the centers are available).
- You can also participate in a Math Assessment Preparation workshop offered by the Math and Science Center (MSC).