Test Preparation

Test Preparation

PAPA Test Prep | SAT Prep | GED | TEASRegister

Schedule Dates Time Location Cost
TEAS Prep S, 4/18-5/9 9 a.m.-noon Southeast $155/
$185
SAT Prep Course: Math MW, 5/13-6/3 6-7:30 p.m. Exton $159/
$199
SAT Prep: Verbal and Reading MW, 5/13-6/3 7:30-9 p.m. Exton $159/
$199
PAPA Math Prep M, 6/1-7/6 6:30-8:30 p.m. Marple $119 
GED Mathematical Reasoning M, 6/1-7/6 6-8 p.m. Marple $159
TEAS Prep MW, 6/8-6/17 6-9 p.m. Exton $155/
$185
PAPA Reading Prep T, 6/9-7/7 6:30-8:30 p.m. Marple $99 
GED Reasoning Through Language Arts T, 6/9-7/14 6-8 p.m. Marple $99
PAPA Writing Prep W, 6/17-7/8 6:30-8:30 p.m. Marple $79
GED Science W, 6/17-7/22 6-8 p.m. Marple $99
GED Social Studies TR, 6/23-24 6-8 p.m. Marple $99
TEAS Prep MW, 6/29-7/15 7:30-9:30 p.m. Marple $155/
$185
SAT Prep Course: Math TR, 6/30-7/21 9-10:30 a.m. Marple $159/
$199
SAT Prep: Verbal and Reading TR, 6/30-7/21 10:35 a.m.-12:05 p.m Marple $159/
$199
SAT Prep Course: Math TR, 6/30-7/21 6-7:30 p.m. Marple $159/
$199
SAT Prep: Verbal and Reading TR, 6/30-7/21 7:35-9:05 p.m Marple $159/
$199
SAT Prep: Essay Writing W, 7/8-7/22 9-11 a.m. Marple $109/
$129 
TEAS Prep MW, 7/27-8/12 7:30-9:30 p.m. Marple $155/
$185
SAT Prep Course: Math TR, 7/28-8/13 9-10:30 a.m. Marple $159/
$199
SAT Prep: Verbal and Reading TR, 7/28-8/13 10:35 a.m.-12:05 p.m Marple $159/
$199
SAT Prep Course: Math TR, 7/28-8/13 6-7:30 p.m. Marple $159/
$199
SAT Prep: Verbal and Reading TR, 7/28-8/13 7:35-9:05 p.m. Marple $159/
$199
TEAS Prep TR, 8/4-8/13 6-9 p.m. Downingtown $155/
$185

PAPA Test Prep

The Pre-service Academic Performance Assessment (PAPA) replaces the Praxis I Pre-Professional Skills Test (PPST). The PAPA tests are used by state departments of education and other certification agencies for teacher licensure and certification. Passing the PAPA is required for entry into Teacher Certification courses. Pennsylvania teacher certification candidates must meet the qualifying scores for all three of following modules: Mathematics, Reading and Writing.

PAPA Math Prep

CAR 5589 / Length: 12 hours

CRN 519, Mondays
June 1-July 6, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Marple Campus

Cost: $119

PAPA Reading Prep

CAR 5590 / Length: 10 hours

CRN 520, Tuesdays
June 9-July 7, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Marple Campus

Cost: $99

PAPA Writing Prep

CAR 5591 / Length: 8 hours

CRN 521, Wednesdays
June 17-July 8, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Marple Campus

Cost: $79


SAT

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

CRN 771, Mon & Wed
May 13-June 3, 6-7:30 p.m.
Exton Center

CRN 79, Tues & Thurs
June 30-July 21, 9-10:30 a.m.
Marple Campus

CRN 100, Tues & Thurs
June 30-July 21, 6-7:30 p.m.
Marple Campus

CRN 81, Tues & Thurs
July 28-August 13, 9-10:30 a.m.
Marple Campus

CRN 845, Tues & Thurs
July 28-August 13, 6-7:30 p.m.
Marple Campus

Cost: Sponsoring $159
Non-sponsoring $199
SAT Prep Course: Verbal
and 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

CRN 772, Mon & Wed
May 13-June 3, 7:30-9 p.m.
Exton Center

CRN 80, Tues & Thurs
June 30-July 21
10:35 a.m.-12:05 p.m. 
Marple Campus

CRN 101, Tues & Thurs
June 30-July 21, 7:35-9:05 p.m.
Marple Campus

CRN 82, Tues & Thurs
July 28-August 13
10:35 a.m.-12:05 p.m.
Marple Campus

CRN 846, Tues & Thurs
July 28-August 13, 7:35-9:05 p.m.
Marple Campus

Cost: Sponsoring $159
Non-sponsoring $199
SAT Prep Course: Essay Writing
Provides guidance in the steps required to produce a clearly developed essay of several paragraphs on a given topic within 25 minutes. Typical SAT topics are used in the practice essays, which are written in class and at home. All essays are individually corrected, and all students receive help with improving their writing skills.

YTH 9669 / Length: 6 hours

CRN 183, Wednesdays
July 8-22, 9-11 a.m.
Marple Campus

Cost: Sponsoring $109 
Non-sponsoring $129

GED

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.

Mathematical Reasoning
CSP 2121 / Length: 12 hours

CRN 906, Mondays
June 1-July 6, 6-8 p.m.
Marple Campus

Cost: $159
Reasoning Through Language Arts
CSP 2122 / Length: 12 hours

CRN 523, Tuesdays
June 9-July 14, 6-8 p.m.
Marple Campus

Cost: $99
Science
CSP 2123 / Length: 12 hours

CRN 524, Wednesdays
June 17-July 22, 6-8 p.m.
Marple Campus

Cost: $99
Social Studies
CSP 2124 / Length: 12 hours

CRN 525, Thursdays
June 25-August 6
9 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Marple Campus

Cost: $99

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.


TEAS

Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS®) Prep

Reviews all components of the TEAS Prep exam, including math, reading strategies, vocabulary, science, and critical thinking skills. Includes test-taking strategies. Required textbook not included; must be purchased by student in advance and prices may vary.

CAR 4123 / Length: 12 hours

CRN 1309, Saturdays
April 18-May 9, 9 a.m.-noon
Southeast Center

CRN 406, Mon & Wed
June 8-17, 6-9 p.m.
Exton Center

CRN 317, Mon & Wed
June 29-July 15, 7:30-9:30 p.m.
Marple Campus

CRN 405, Mon & Wed
July 27-August 12, 7:30-9:30 p.m.
Marple Campus

CRN 780, Tues & Thurs
August 4-13, 6-9 p.m.
Downingtown Campus

Cost: Sponsoring $155
Non-Sponsoring $185