Nashua Community College uses the College Board Accuplacer to determine your skills in English and Math for course placement.  Accuplacer is a free, untimed test taken in proctored sessions, either in-person, at NCC or remotely, from home .

If you are uncertain whether you need to take the Accuplacer placement test, please contact the NCC Admissions office at 603-578-8908 or by email at [email protected].

Read more about how NCC determines course placement at

Your Choice: Test at NCC or From Home (Remotely)

Choose a date on the form below to take the Accuplacer at NCC.


To test remotely,  select “from home, remote”.  Your testing voucher and instructions will be sent from Examity within 2 business days.  Examity is available anytime except Sunday evenings, between 7pm and midnight. There is no charge to test remotely.

Please complete and submit the form below and include your Student ID #, if you have it.  Allow 2 business days to process. 

Please check your SPAM folder for response emails from [email protected] or [email protected] .

If you have previously filled out the ACCUPLACER Form below and need to retake the test, reschedule your test date or update your previous submission, please CLICK HERE.


Schedule Accuplacer:

Students must self-identify a learning need that may require testing accommodations before taking the Accuplacer placement test. 

To request accommodations, please submit the ACCUPLACER Testing Accommodations Request Form  and complete the testing form below.

NOTE:  The Accuplacer is an untimed test therefore you may take as long as you need.  You have the option to complete sections of the test on a different day.