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Study for the Placement Test


Refreshing your skills and studying for the Placement Exam is important. Though the test is not a pass or fail exam, your score determines which courses you will take your first few semesters at Calhoun.

Decatur Campus Test Times are:
9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m., Monday – Thursday
Testing Center - Building 9
To retest $10.00 per section
Huntsville Campus Test Times are:
9:00 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., Monday – Thursday
Friday 9:00 a.m.
To retest $10.00 per section

Before you take your test:

Day of your test: 

  • Dress in layers. The room can be cold for some testers. You don't want that to distract you. 
  • Arrive 10 minutes early. 
  • Don't rush through. If you don't finish your exam or if you get tired, you are able to stop your test and come back within two weeks to finish. 
  • Bring a photo ID. 
  • Know your Calhoun C#. 

After your test:

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