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How Do I Prepare for the CAT?

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There are several ways you can prepare for the CUNY Assessment Tests.

1)  CUNY Assessment Test Workshop

The BMCC Testing Office holds free workshops that provide an overview of the tests and developmental/remedial programs available to students. Sign up to attend one of these workshops.

Please check back here to see the new schedule. Upcoming workshops will also be posted on the BMCC website calendar.

2) Test Prep Strategy Sessions

The Test Prep Strategies sessions provides techniques and tips on improving incoming students’ performance on the CUNY Skills Assessment Tests.These are walk-in sessions, facilitated by tutors from the Learning Resource Center. Students are encouraged to bring questions.

3)  You can download the free ACCUPLACER Study App.

4)  See the test guides, practice questions and other resources provided by CUNY.


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