Delaware County Community College, Serving Delaware and Chester Counties

Test Preparation Classes

Test Preparation

SAT Prep Course: Verbal & 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 $179; Non-Sponsoring $229

CRN 1653 Thursdays
Jan. 30-March 5
7:35-9:35 p.m. Marple
CRN 2356 Saturdays
Feb. 22-March 28
11:35 a.m.-1:05 p.m. Upper Darby

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 $179; Non-sponsoring $229

CRN 1652 Thursdays
Jan. 30-March 5
6-7:30 p.m. Marple
CRN 2355 Saturdays
Feb. 22-March 28
10-11:30 a.m. Upper Darby

Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS®) Prep
The Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) measures basic essential skills in the academic content areas of reading, mathematics, science and English and language usage. The objectives assessed on the TEAS exam are those which nurse educators deemed most appropriate and relevant to measure entry-level academic readiness of nursing program applicants. Book is included.

CAR 5633 / Length 16 hours
Cost: $275

CRN 2785 Tues & Thurs
April 7-May 7
6-8 p.m. Marple

GED: Mathematical Reasoning
The mathematical reasoning section of the GED test consists of two types of problems, quantitative problem-solving and algebraic problem-solving. Some of the many topics include: mean & median, surface area, slope of a line, perimeter, circumference, simple interest, Pythagorean theorem, quadratic formula, and total cost. This class is to help you prepare for this test.

CAR 2121 / Length 21 hours
Cost: $99

CRN 2761 Wednesdays
Apirl 1-May 13
6-9 p.m. Marple

Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) Prep Course
Skill-building practice in listening, speaking, reading and writing for students registering for the TOEFL exam. Also provides test-taking strategies. This is a test-preparation course for students who are already fluent in English. Does not include instruction in ESL. Book included. 

CAR 3311 / Length: 48 hours
Cost: $399

CRN 2650 Tues & Thurs
Jan. 14-April 2
8:05-10:05 p.m. Marple