Test Preparation Classes

Test Preparation

Schedule Dates Time Location Cost
TOEFL Prep Course TR, 9/5-11/28 8:05-10:05 p.m. Marple $375
Refresher Course: Math TR, 9/12-28 7-9 p.m. Marple $179/$219
SAT Prep Course: Math R, 9/14-10/19 6-7:30 p.m. Marple $159/$199
SAT Prep Course: Verbal & Reading R, 9/14-10/19 7:35-9:05 p.m. Marple $159/$199
Refresher Course: Grammar & Vocabulary TR, 10/3-19 7-9 p.m. Marple $179/$219
SAT Prep Course: Math S, 10/14-11/18 10-11:30 a.m. Marple $159/$199
SAT Prep Course: Verbal & Reading S, 10/14-11/18 11:35 a.m.-1:05 p.m. Marple $159/$199

SAT Prep Course: Verbal & Reading Comprehension
Helps develop test-taking skills and strategies through exercises in vocabulary, reading, writing and grammar. Covers comprehension of short and long passages, analysis of fiction and nonfiction writings, SAT-type vocabulary, and recognition of grammatical errors in sentence and paragraph structure. No actual composition writing is involved; see separate Essay Writing course below. All questions are multiple-choice. Book included.

YTH 9186 / Length: 9 hours
Cost: Sponsoring $159; Non-Sponsoring $199

CRN 1317 Thursdays
Sept. 14-Oct. 19
7:35-9:05 p.m. Marple
CRN 1318 Saturdays
Oct. 14-Nov. 18
11:35 a.m.-1:05 p.m. Marple

SAT Prep Course: Math 
Covers math, algebra and geometry with emphasis on problem solving and interpretation of data. Book included.

YTH 9187 / Length: 9 hours
Cost: Sponsoring $159; Non-sponsoring $199

CRN 1315 Thursdays
Sept. 14-Oct. 19
6-7:30 p.m. Marple
CRN 1316 Saturdays
Oct. 14-Nov. 18
10-11:30 a.m. Marple

Refresher Courses

These refresher courses will help students prepare for starting college or preparing for a standardized test. These courses are designed for native English speakers only.

This math course is designed to refresh math skills. Basic math and algebra will be covered.

CAR 5617 / Length: 12 hours
Cost: Sponsoring $179; Non-Sponsoring $219

CRN 3072 Tues & Thurs
September 12-28
7-9 p.m. Marple

Grammar & Vocabulary
Learn new words, their spellings, pronunciations, definitions and how to use each correctly in a sentence. Students will practice paragraph formation.

CAR 5618 / Length: 12 hours
Cost: Sponsoring $179; Non-sponsoring $219

CRN 3073 Tues & Thurs
October 3-19
7-9 p.m. Marple


This series of courses help you prepare for the GED® test leading to the Pennsylvania High School Equivalency Diploma. Students should be at an 8th-10th grade proficiency level before registering for these courses. Call 610-359-5025 for course questions.

GED Test
Marple Campus is approved as a testing center for the GED Exams. Visit www.ged.com to create a profile, find a testing center, register and pay for the exams. GED is a registered trademark of the American Council on Education and may not be used or reproduced without the express written consent of the American Council on Education.

TOEFL Prep Course

Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS®) Prep
Skill-building practice in listening, grammar, reading and writing for students registering for the TOEFL exam. Also provides test-taking strategies. This is a test-preparation course for students who are already fluent in English. Does not include instruction in ESL. Book included. No class the week of 3/13-3/18.

CAR 3311 / Length: 48 hours
Cost: $375

CRN 461 Tues & Thurs
Sept. 5-Nov. 28
8:05-10:05 p.m. Marple