The Accuplacer test is required for admission to some programs, but can also be taken as a general math and English assessment prior to starting upgrading. It is recommended for students who have been out of school for a number of years. Academic Advisors help determine if writing the test is advisable, provide information on how to prepare and use test results as a tool for accurate course placement in math and English.
The general assessment covers five areas:
- Reading comprehension
- Sentence skills
- Elementary algebra
- Writing ability
Assessments take from one to three hours. Cost is $39.95. Picture identification required. Results are provided in about 10 days from the day of writing.
Call 250-392-8030 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The TRU Assessment Centre provides private testing services for individuals wanting to write exams from institutions or agencies other than TRU.
$50 + GST per sitting
- Regular mail or pre-paid waybill provided by the institution/agency: No charge
- Courier: Within BC - $10, Nationwide - $15, other locations - fees vary.
Call 250-392-8030 or email email@example.com
To book an appointment, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 250-392-8000.
Strong Interest Inventory
Assessing your interests is one of the most important steps in the process of career decision making. The Strong Interest Inventory is a valuable tool in the search for a compatible occupation because it helps you gain a more focused understanding of your career-related interests.
The Strong was developed to help you better understand your interests and help you match those interests with work, vocational or leisure activities. Professional career choices
- Vocational/technical career choices
- College/university major exploration
- Career change
- Career development
- Organizational development
- Midlife/retirement planning
Call 250-392-8000 or email email@example.com
The TRU entry assessment typing test is an online test that assesses a candidate's typing speed and accuracy. It can be completed at the Assessment Centre in Williams Lake or virtually via Zoom.
Call 250-392-8000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org