Delaware County Community College, Serving Delaware and Chester Counties

Test Preparation Classes

Test Preparation

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 $179; Non-Sponsoring $229

CRN 221 Tues-Thurs
Aug. 8-19
7:35 -9:05 p.m. Marple
CRN 1628 Saturdays
Sept. 25-Oct. 30
11:35 a.m.-1:05 p.m. Marple

Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS®) Prep
The Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) measures basic essential skills in the academic content areas of reading, mathematics, science and English and language usage. The objectives assessed on the TEAS exam are those which nurse educators deemed most appropriate and relevant to measure entry-level academic readiness of nursing program applicants. 

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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 $179; Non-sponsoring $229

CRN 220 Tues-Thurs
Aug. 8-19
6-7:30 p.m. Marple
CRN 1627 Saturdays
Sept. 25-Oct. 30
10-11:30 a.m.. Marple

Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) Prep Course
Skill-building practice in listening, speaking, 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 classes the weeks of 3/15-3/20 and 7/5-7/9. 

CAR 3311 / Length: 48 hours
Cost: $399

CRN 274 Tues & Thurs
Sept. 16-Dec. 2
8:05-10:05 p.m. Marple