Placement Test Descriptions
MCLA's Modern Language Test
The Modern Language test is a computerized 50 question multiple choice exam designed to assess the level of proficiency in one of three languages, French, Italian or Spanish. Testing in French and Spanish are currently available on-line. Students can inquire in CSSE (top floor of Eldridge) for access to these waiver tests.
MCLA's Writing Test
This test is designed to assess students' proficiency in responding to a predetermined essay prompt. The test is designed to draw a students' general knowledge and does not require preparation in advance. Essays are evaluated on certain criteria by members of our English faculty.
Questions can be directed to Kate Heekin at 413.662.5309.