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

    November ​​​
    Date Time Workshop Location
    November 7, 2017 3pm - 4:30pm TEAS Math Romeoville Campus, RMA-1036
    November 7, 2017 4:30pm - 6pm TEAS Science Romeoville Campus, RMA-1036
    November 8, 2017 3pm - 4:30pm TEAS Writing Romeoville Campus, RMA-1036
    November 8, 2017 4:30pm - 6pm TEAS Reading Romeoville Campus, RMA-1036
    November 14, 2017 2pm - 3:30pm TEAS Writing Main Campus, C-2010
    November 14, 2017 3:30pm - 5pm TEAS Reading Main Campus, C-2010
    November 15, 2017 3pm - 4:30pm TEAS Math Main Campus, C-2010
    November 15, 2017 4:30pm - 6pm TEAS Science Main Campus, C-2010

     

    December ​​​
    Date Time Workshop Location
    December 5, 2017 2pm - 3:30pm TEAS Writing Main Campus, C-2010
    December 5, 2017 3:30pm - 5pm TEAS Reading Main Campus, C-2010
    December 5, 2017 4:30pm - 6pm TEAS Math Romeoville Campus, RMA-1036
    December 5, 2017 6pm - 7:30pm TEAS Science Romeoville Campus, RMA-1036
    December 6, 2017 3pm - 4:30pm TEAS Writing Romeoville Campus, RMA-1036
    December 6, 2017 4:30pm - 6pm TEAS Reading Romeoville Campus, RMA-1036

  • 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!" - Spring 2011 Nursing Student Candidate

    "This was a great way to start studying." - Spring 2011 Nursing Student Candidate

    "This was a really good workshop.  I hope they continue offering them." - Spring 2011 Radiologic Technology Student Candidate

    "I now have a better idea of what to study." - Summer 2011 Nursing Student Candidate

    "The strategies for test taking were most helpful." - Summer 2011 Nursing Student Candidate

    "The small class size made it relaxed yet informative." - Summer 2011 Nursing Student Candidate

    "The environment was comfortable and it was easy to ask questions." - Spring 2012 Radiologic Technology Student Candidate

    "The tutor went through problems step by step." - Spring 2012 Veterinary Medical Technology Student Candidate

    "The review was helpful and available at an inexpensive rate." - Spring 2012 Nursing Student Candidate 

    "I like that the tutor provided plenty of practice problems for each section." - Summer 2012 Nursing Student Candidate

    "What I liked most was the small class size." - Summer 2012 Radiologic Technology

    "I like that there was plenty of time to ask the tutor questions." - Spring 2013 Nursing Student Candidate

    "The information provided was great!  Having taken the TEAS, I was able to have a different perspective and ask appropriate questions." - Spring 2013 Nursing Student Candidate

    "The tutor was nice, very willing to answer questions, and gave good examples." - Spring 2013 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." - Summer 2015 Nursing Student Candidate

    "Powerpoints were loaded with a lot of helpful information.  I liked that we practiced in the session what we reviewed." - Fall 2015 Radiologic Technology Student Candidate