Test Preparation Classes

Test Preparation

PAPA Test Prep | SAT Prep | GED | TEASRegister

Schedule Dates Time Location Cost
TEAS Prep S, 4/16-5/7 9 a.m.-noon Southeast $155/$185
SAT Prep Course: Math MW, 5/11-6/1 6-7:30 p.m. Exton $159/$199 
GED Mathematical Reasoning M, 5/30-8/8 6-8 p.m. Marple $159 
PAPA Math Prep M, 5/30-7/4 6:30-8:30 p.m. Marple $119
TEAS Prep MW, 6/6-15 6-9 p.m. Exton $155/$185
GED Reasoning Through Language Arts T, 6/7-7/12 6-8 p.m. Marple $99 
PAPA Reading Prep T, 6/7-7/5 6:30-8:30 p.m. Marple $99 
GED Science W, 6/15-7/20 6-8 p.m. Marple $99
PAPA Writing Prep W, 6/15-7/6 6:30-8:30 p.m. Marple $79
GED Social Studies R, 6/23-8/4 6-8 p.m. Marple $99
TEAS Prep MW, 6/27-7/13 7:30-9:30 p.m. Marple $155/$185
SAT Prep Course: Math TR, 6/28-7/14 9-10:30 a.m. Marple $159/$199 
SAT Prep: Verbal and Reading Comprehension TR, 6/28-7/14 10:35 a.m.-12:05 p.m. Marple $159/$199 
SAT Prep Course: Math TR, 6/28-7/14 6-7:30 p.m. Marple $159/$199 
SAT Prep: Verbal and Reading Comprehension TR, 6/28-7/14 7:35-9:05 p.m. Marple $159/$199 
SAT Prep: Essay Writing W, 7/6-20 9-11 a.m. Marple $109/$129
SAT Prep Course: Math TR, 7/26-8/11 9-10:30 a.m. Marple $159/$199 
SAT Prep: Verbal and Reading Comprehension TR, 7/26-8/11 10:35 a.m.-12:05 p.m. Marple $159/$199 
TEAS Prep MW, 7/25-8/10 7:30-9:30 p.m. Marple $155/$185
SAT Prep Course: Math TR, 7/26-8/11 6-7:30 p.m. Marple $159/$199 
SAT Prep: Verbal and Reading Comprehension TR, 7/26-8/11 7:35-9:05 p.m. Marple $159/$199 

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
Cost: $119

CRN 430 Mondays
May 30-July 4
6:30-8:30 p.m. Marple Campus

PAPA Writing Prep
CAR 5591 / Length: 8 hours
Cost: $79

CRN 813 Wednesdays
June 15-July 6
6:30-8:30 p.m. Marple Campus

PAPA Reading Prep
CAR 5590 / Length: 10 hours
Cost: $99

CRN 812 Tuesdays
June 7-July 5
6:30-8:30 p.m. Marple Campus

 


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
Cost: Sponsoring $159; Non-sponsoring $199
CRN 557 Mon & Wed
May 11-June 1
6-7:30 p.m. Exton Center
CRN 75 Tues & Thurs
June 28-July 14
9-10:30 a.m. Marple Campus
CRN 96 Tues & Thurs
June 28-July 14
6-7:30 p.m. Marple Campus
CRN 77 Tues & Thurs
July 26-August 11
9-10:30 a.m. Marple Campus
CRN 616 Tues & Thurs
July 26-August 11
6-7:30 p.m. Marple Campus

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 
Cost: Sponsoring $109 ; Non-Sponsoring $129

CRN 837 Wednesdays
July 6-20
9-11 a.m. Marple Campus

 

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
Cost: Sponsoring $159; Non-Sponsoring $199

CRN 76 Tues & Thurs
June 28-July 14
10:35 a.m.-12:05 p.m. Marple Campus
CRN 97 Tues & Thurs
June 28-July 14
7:35-9:05 p.m. Marple Campus
CRN 78 Tues & Thurs
July 26-August 11
10:35 a.m.-12:05 p.m. Marple Campus
CRN 617 Tues & Thurs
July 26-August 11
7:35-9:05 p.m. Marple Campus
 

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.

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.

Mathematical Reasoning 
CSP 2121 / Length: 12 hours 
Cost: $159
CRN 838 Mondays
May 30-August 8
6-8 p.m. Marple Campus

Science 
CSP 2123 / Length: 12 hours
Cost: $99
CRN 432 Wednesdays
June 15-July 20
6-8 p.m. Marple Campus
Reasoning Through Language Arts 
CSP 2122 / Length: 12 hours 
Cost: $99
CRN 431 Tuesdays
June 7-July 12
6-8 p.m. Marple Campus

Social Studies 
CSP 2124 / Length: 12 hours
Cost: $99
CRN 839 Thursdays
June 23-August 4
6-8 p.m. Marple Campus

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
Cost: Sponsoring $155; Non-Sponsoring $185

CRN 1162 Saturdays
April 16-May 7
9 a.m.-noon Southeast Center
CRN 338 Mon & Wed
June 6-15
6-9 p.m. Exton Center
CRN 277 Mon & Wed
June 27-July 13
7:30-9:30 p.m. Marple Campus
CRN 355 Mon & Wed
July 25-August 10
7:30-9:30 p.m. Marple Campus