Test Preparation

Test Preparation

PAPA Test Prep | SAT Prep | GED | TEASRegister

Schedule Dates Time Location Cost
GED Mathematical Reasoning S, 8/29-9/26 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Marple $159
TEAS Prep S, 9/5-26 9 a.m.-noon Southeast $155/
$185
PAPA Math Prep M, 9/14-10/19 6:30-8:30 p.m. Marple $119 
TEAS Prep MW, 9/14-30 7:30-9:30 p.m. Marple $155/
$185
SAT Prep Course: Math T, 9/15-10/20 6:30-8 p.m. Marple $159/
$199
SAT Prep: Verbal and Reading R, 9/17-10/22 6:30-8 p.m Marple $159/
$199
SAT Prep: Essay Writing W, 9/23-10/8 6-8 p.m. Marple $109/
$129 
SAT Prep Course: Math T, 9/23-10/9 6-7:30 p.m. Exton $159/
$199
GED Reasoning Through Language Arts S, 10/3-24 9 a.m.-noon Marple $99
SAT Prep: Verbal and Reading MW, 10/7-11/4 7:35-9:05 p.m. Exton $159/
$199
SAT Prep Course: Math S, 10/10-11/14 10-11:30 a.m. Marple $159/
$199
SAT Prep: Verbal and Reading S, 10/10-11/14 11:35 a.m.-1:05 p.m Marple $159/
$199
PAPA Reading Prep T, 10/13-11/10 6:30-8:30 p.m. Marple $99 
SAT Prep Course: Math MW, 10/20-11/5 6-7:30 p.m. Pennocks Bridge $159/
$199
TEAS Prep F, 10/23-11/23 9 a.m.-noon Upper Darby $155/
$185
GED Science S, 10/31-11/21 9 a.m.-noon Marple $99
GED Social Studies S, 10/31-11/21 12:30-3:30 p.m. Marple $99
PAPA Writing Prep W, 11/11-12/2 6:30-8:30 p.m. Marple $79
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 1958, Mondays
September 7-October 12
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Marple Campus

Cost: $119

PAPA Reading Prep

CAR 5590 / Length: 10 hours

CRN 2880, Tuesdays
October 13-November 10
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Marple Campus

Cost: $99

PAPA Writing Prep

CAR 5591 / Length: 8 hours

CRN 1959, Wednesdays
November 11-December 2
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, Tuesdays
September 15-October 20
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Marple Campus

CRN 2848, Mon & Wed
September 23-October 9
6-7:30 p.m.
Exton Center

CRN 1961, Saturdays
October 10-November 14
10-11:30 a.m.
Marple Campus

CRN 2482, Mon & Wed
October 20-November 5
6-7:30 p.m.
Pennocks Bridge 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 1962, Thursdays
September 17-October 22
6:30-8 p.m.
Marple Campus

CRN 2849, Mon & Wed
October 7-November 4
7:35-9:05 p.m.
Exton Center

CRN 1963, Saturdays
October 10-November 14
11:35 a.m.-1:05 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 1964, Wednesdays
September 23-October 8
6-8 p.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 2967, Saturdays
August 29-September 26
9 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Marple Campus

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

CRN 1980, Saturdays
October 3-24
9 a.m.-noon
Marple Campus

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

CRN 1981, Saturdays
October 31-November 21
9 a.m.-noon
Marple Campus

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

CRN 1982, Saturdays
October 31-November 21
12:30-3:30 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 780, Tues & Thurs
August 4-13, 6-9 p.m.
Downingtown Campus

CRN 1925, Saturdays
September 5-26
9 a.m.-noon
Southeast Center

CRN 1929, Mon & Wed
September 14-30
7:30-9:30 p.m.
Marple Campus

CRN 2897, Fridays
October 23-November 13
9 a.m.-noon
Upper Darby Center

Cost: Sponsoring $155
Non-Sponsoring $185