Online Placement Tests

The English and Math tests can be taken online. However, each has its own procedure. Follow the procedure below for the test you need to take. 

Note: Do not attempt to test on a public computer (such as the Public Library) if they have a time limit. You will need over an hour to complete each test. 


Before You Test Online

Confirm Admission to UC Blue Ash College

In order to schedule your tests online, you will need to have confirmed admission to UC Blue Ash College. Please allow 24 to 48 hours after confirming your admission for your UC username and password to be accessible. 

If you are using the alternative admission process, you need to submit your Basic Data Form to the College at least 48 hours before you can test online. 

Get Your UC Credentials

You will need to complete the initial steps of getting your UC credentials:


English Placement Test Online Procedures

Choose a testing session

You do not need to register for the test. The UCBA English placement test is available in your blackboard account. Testing sessions typically start at noon on Thursday and end at noon on the following Tuesday during designated testing dates. 

Available Online English Placement Test Sessions

Start Date/Time Cutoff Date/Time Orientation Notes
May 18, 2017 at Noon
May 23, 2017 at Noon    
May 25, 2017 at Noon
May 29, 2017 at Noon
 
June 1, 2017 at Noon
June 6, 2017 at Noon Last online placement test option for those interested in attending orientation on June 20, 2017 or June 22, 2017.
June 8, 2017 at Noon
June 13, 2017 at Noon
Last online placement test option for those interested in attending orientation on June 28, 2017
June 15, 2017 at Noon
June 20, 2017 at Noon
 
June 22, 2017 at Noon
June 27, 2017 at Noon   Last online placement test option for those interested in attending orientation on July 11, 2017 or July 13, 2017.
June 29, 2017 at Noon July 4, 2017 at Noon
Last online placement test option for those interested in attending orientation on July 19, 2017.  
July 6, 2017 at Noon
July 11, 2017 at Noon   Last online placement test option for those interested in attending orientation on July 25, 2017 and July 27, 2017. 
July 13, 2017 at Noon
July 18, 2017 at Noon
Last online placement test option for those interested in attending orientation on August 2, 2017.
July 20, 2017 at Noon
July 25, 2017 at Noon
Last online placement test option for those interested in attending orientation on August 8, 2017.
July 27, 2017 at Noon
August 1, 2017 at Noon    

There will be additional online English placement test times in July and August for those starting in Fall 2017.

Accessing the Online English Placement Test

The online English Placement Test is accessed though your UC blackboard account.  

link on Blackboard

The link will look like it does in the above image

  • Look for UC Blue Ash - English Placement. Access the course for information, details, testing sessions, FAQs, etc.
  • If you do not see this tab, contact us at placementtesting@ucblueash.edu or 513-745-5783 (provide your username and UCID). 

Test Completion

Make sure to submit your test before the posted deadline of noon on the last day of the session you started. NOTE: If you do not submit in time, you will have to access the next test and start over with a different reading.

In approximately 1 1/2 weeks, your results will be posted under "My Grades" in blackboard.

Questions about Online English Placement

If you have any questions or concerns about the online placement test, contact placementtesting@ucblueash.edu or 513-745-5783 (provide your username and UCID).


Math Placement Test Online Procedures

Accessing the Test

Unlike the English placement test, the online math placement test does not have a required window of time for each test. You may access the test online at anytime. Access your Blackboard account and go to "Courses."

Look for "UC Blue Ash - Math Placement - 2016-2017"

Please check your blackboard early to see if UC Blue Ash - Math Placement - 2016-2017 is an option for you under "Courses."

Test Completion

After completing the test, it will display your placement score. Record/print your score. This score will be entered in our student information system for class placement/scheduling. 

Questions about Online Math Placement

If you have any questions or concerns about the online placement test, contact placementtesting@ucblueash.edu or 513-745-5783 (provide your username and UCID).

 

Contact Information

Admission Office
Muntz Hall • Room 151
Phone: (513) 745-5783
placementtesting@ucblueash.edu