Test Preparation


High School Equivalency Test Preparation

The Academic Skills Center administers high school equivalency testing. The Tutoring and Learning Center provides assistance to Joliet Junior College students interested in preparing for these exams.

Placement Test Preparation

The Academic Skills Center administers English and math placement testing. The Tutoring and Learning Center provides assistance to Joliet Junior College students interesting in preparing for these exams.

TEAS Preparation

The Academic Skills Center administers TEAS testing. The Tutoring and Learning Center provides TEAS preparation to JJC and non-JJC students. Review the information below to learn about the registration process, TEAS preparation workshop dates, and view comments from previous individuals who have attended these sessions.

  • TEAS Preparation

    Registration Process

    1. Visit or call the Academic Skills Center to ensure that a TEAS preparation workshop seat is available.  The ASC is located in A-1138 in the Campus Center; the ASC's telephone numbers include 815-280-2261 or 815-280-7786.
    2. Pay the non-refundable, non-transferrable TEAS Preparation Workshop Fee.  TEAS preparation workshops are free to JJC students who are enrolled in the previous, current, or next semester.  A $5.00 per workshop rescheduling fee will be incurred to JJC students who miss a session or cancel within two business days.  Non-JJC students must pay $25.00 per workshop. 
    3. Bring your receipt to the ASC staff and register for one or more of the following TEAS Preparation Workshops:
      • TEAS Math
      • TEAS Reading
      • TEAS Science
      • TEAS Writing
    4. Receive SARS email and iCampus access.  Individuals not currently enrolled at JJC may request TEAS preparation information be emailed to a personal email account once fee has been paid.
    5. Attend TEAS preparation workshop(s).  You do not need a copy of your receipt as your name will appear on the roster.
    6. Only those individuals on the roster will be allowed to attend.  Drop-ins are not allowed, and workshop registration is not transferrable.

  • TEAS preparation workshop dates, times, subjects, and locations

    May

    Date Time Workshop Location
    Wednesday, May 30 1:30pm-3:00pm TEAS Science Main Campus, C-2010
    Wednesday, May 30 3:00pm-4:30pm TEAS Math Main Campus, C-2010
    Thursday, May 31 1:00pm-2:30pm TEAS Science Main Campus, C-2010
    Thursday, May 31 2:30pm-4:00pm TEAS Math Main Campus, C-2010
    Thursday, May 31 2:00pm-3:30pm TEAS Writing Main Campus, C-2010
    Thursday, May 31 3:30pm-5:00pm TEAS Reading Main Campus, C-2010

     

    June

    Date Time Workshop Location
    Monday, June 4 1:00pm-2:30pm TEAS Science Main Campus, C-2010
    Monday, June 4 2:30pm-4:00pm TEAS Math Main Campus, C-2010
    Thursday, June 21 2:00pm-3:30pm TEAS Writing Main Campus, C-2010
    Thursday, June 21 3:30pm-5:00pm TEAS Reading

    Main Campus, C-2010

     

    August

    Date Time Workshop Location
    Wednesday, August 8 2:00pm-3:30pm TEAS Writing Main Campus, C-2010
    Wednesday, August 8 3:30pm-5:00pm TEAS Reading Main Campus, C-2010

     

  • Student Comments about TEAS preparation workshops

    All TEAS Preparation Workshop participants were surveyed about their experience with the preparation sessions.  Below are some of their comments.

    "It was great!" - Nursing Student Candidate

    "This was a great way to start studying." - Nursing Student Candidate

    "This was a really good workshop.  I hope they continue offering them." - Radiologic Technology Student Candidate

    "I now have a better idea of what to study." - Nursing Student Candidate

    "The strategies for test taking were most helpful." - Nursing Student Candidate

    "The small class size made it relaxed yet informative."Nursing Student Candidate

    "The environment was comfortable and it was easy to ask questions." - Radiologic Technology Student Candidate

    "The tutor went through problems step by step." - Veterinary Medical Technology Student Candidate

    "The review was helpful and available at an inexpensive rate." - Nursing Student Candidate 

    "I like that the tutor provided plenty of practice problems for each section." - Nursing Student Candidate

    "What I liked most was the small class size." - Radiologic Technology

    "I like that there was plenty of time to ask the tutor questions." - Nursing Student Candidate

    "The information provided was great!  Having taken the TEAS, I was able to have a different perspective and ask appropriate questions." - Nursing Student Candidate

    "The tutor was nice, very willing to answer questions, and gave good examples." - Nursing Student Candidate

    "I really liked having the sample test and problems to work on.  I also liked the way the tutor presented the workshop." - Nursing Student Candidate

    "Powerpoints were loaded with a lot of helpful information.  I liked that we practiced in the session what we reviewed." - Radiologic Technology Student Candidate