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Center for Student Enrichment: Placement Testing

CAS Office Hours

CAS Location

The Center for Student Enrichment is located on the ground floor of Nease Library.

Phone: 617-745-3722

Email: cse(at)

Twitter: @ENC_CSE


Center for Student Enrichment

Eastern Nazarene College

23 East Elm Ave.

Quincy, MA 02170


Placement Testing Information

The Center for Student Enrichment (CSE) provides placement testing services for traditional undergraduate prospective students. As part of the enrollment process, Eastern Nazarene College uses ACCUPLACER by College Board to assess prospective students’ college readiness. The ACCUPLACER exams test students' skills in math, reading, and writing, all important skills necessary for college success. Score results on ACCUPLACER exams determine placement into developmental education courses and eligibility for waiving these courses.

For more information on College Board's ACCUPLACER system and for test-prep materials, please visit

Additional practice material for the writing portion of the exam:

Due to COVID-19 this year, ENC is not requiring students to take the placement exam. You can choose not to take the exam. However, if you decide not to take the exam you will automatically be placed in developmental courses based on your most recent ACT or SAT scores. If you decide to take the test, and place out of the developmental courses, you will be registered for the first level English and Math classes for your program.

Take the exam at home or at an alternative location of your choice; use the following link to schedule your exam: placement testing calendar 

NOTE: You must schedule your test at least 48 hours in advance. For questions or concerns, please e-mail: Also, you will need access to stable internet, laptop or desktop computer, and a phone. Accuplacer is not compatible with Chrome Book.


For more information about testing view our Placement Testing FAQ sheet.