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Reading Placement Test

COMPASS™ Reading Test

A multiple-choice test that helps you determine if your students have the reading skills they need to succeed in standard entry-level college courses.

Five types of reading comprehension passages are included:

  • Practical Reading
  • Prose Fiction
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
  • Natural Sciences

Prepare for the reading test by reviewing Sample Reading Test Questions (PDF, 11 pages, 612KB).

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