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Collegiate Assessment of Academic Proficiency

CAAP dates for Spring Semester 2015 are listed below.

Collegiate Assessment of Academic Proficiency Test (CAAP) is a set of standardized tests developed to test college skills at or near the end of two years of college. Students taking the CAAP tests will be given, on a random basis, either Writing & Science OR Mathematics & Critical Thinking.

Your participation in LMC’s outcome assessment program is important. CAAP helps the faculty determine how well its students compare to other students in community colleges throughout the country. The faculty will study the results for students as a group to confirm program strengths and identify areas in the curriculum that need to be strengthened. Your scores will be kept confidential.

What is in it for you? How do you benefit?
In the month following your participation you will receive a printout of your scores on the tests. Your score will be compared to national norms as well as local norms at LMC. Those students scoring above national norms will receive a certificate from ACT indicating their high performance level. This is a safe way for you to get an assessment of your academic skills without affecting your grades.

Description of the CAAP Tests
Each test requires 40 minutes for completion. An additional 10 minutes are needed to complete background information. These are multiple-choice tests. There is no need to study or prepare for these tests. View a sample of the test.

The CAAP tests will be offered at the times listed below; you must attend the entire session in order to test. You must reserve a seat for CAAP Testing. Please select the option most convenient for you and email Robin Tober with:

  • your name
  • student identification number
  • a current phone number
  • date/time you wish to take the CAAP

This will reserve your seat for the testing.
Healthy snacks and beverages will be provided.

Napier Avenue Campus
April 16, 2015 2 - 4 pm B209
April 16, 2015 6:30 - 8:30 pm B211
April 21, 2015 10 am - 12 pm Blue Lecture Hall
April 25, 2015 11 am - 1 pm B202
April 27, 2015 5:30 - 7:30 pm B202
April 29, 2015 1 - 3 pm C221
April 29, 2015 4 - 6 pm C220
South Haven Campus
April 14, 2015 9 - 11 am TBA
April 22, 2015 2 - 4 pm TBA
April 28, 2015 5:30 - 7:30 pm TBA
Bertrand Crossing Campus
April 9, 2015 2 - 4 pm Rm 108
April 13, 2015 12 - 2 pm Rm 108
April 30, 2015 2 - 4 pm Rm 108
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