Workshop: Testing Road Show: PERT          

Course ID - CTD0764b

Short Title: Testing: PERT   

 Audience    All Employees
Length of Workshop:       2  hours 

The Road Show will provide an overview of college-wide testing policies and procedures, along with an introduction to the State's new Postsecondary Education Readiness Test (PERT). Participants will learn about the new placement test, the latest changes to the College-Level Academic Skills (CLAS) requirement, and to the CPT/PERT retesting procedure. The presenters will also share best practices when advising students.


As a result of successful completion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Review MDC's PERT transition and implementation plan
  • Discuss the use of the PERT diagnostic component
  • Explain the retesting policy and other course exemption criteria, including CLAS exemption requirements
  • Apply important testing points to consider when advising students


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Registration information
Course ID: CTD0764b 
Course Title: Testing: PERT 
Reference # - see table 

How to Register

Registration for CT&D workshops are through the Student Information and Registration system.  The process for registering for a CTD workshop will be the same as registering for a regular class at MDC.  

New - Easier registration for workshops

You can access the Registration System and register for a CTD workshop using the same user name and password that use to login to your computer.    Example:   Richard Johnson  would be rjohnson     (You will NOT need to create a separate student myMDC account to register for a CTD workshop

Make a note of the Reference Number for the workshop then go to Registration Instructions

Once you have registered for a class, you can print your schedule.    Please make every effort to attend once you've registered as seats are limited.     However, If you need to drop, you can also do this through the Web Registration screen.     CTD classes will appear on your transcript as non-credit classes.

If you need special assistance to participate in this workshop due to a disability, please call CT&D at 7-2366 so that appropriate arrangements can be made.  College Training and Development complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.