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”  and do not choose a date.  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.

If you have questions regarding Accuplacer and/or Examity, please contact Stacie Hill at 603-578-8951 or [email protected]

Testing Accommodations

Students must self-identify a learning need that may require testing accommodations before taking the ACCUPLACER. To request accommodations, please submit the ACCUPLACER Testing Accommodations Request Form before scheduling a test date. NOTE: There is no need to request extended time as the ACCUPLACER is an untimed test.

To sign up for the ACCUPLACER, please complete this form and submit it. Someone from NCC will contact you to confirm your test date and time or you will get a remote voucher notification email within 2 business days.