Tests Services

College Placement Test (CPT)

The CPT is a computerized test utilizing the ACCUPLACER system with the sequence of test questions varying based on the needs of the individual student in cooperation with his or her advisor.

Schedule

USF Testing Services offers the CPT Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday, 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m.; Tuesday and Thursday, 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Examinees should register at least one business day in advance.

Fees

First-time test takers will be charged $25 and may take up to three subsections of the exam in a single testing session. Retakes of any subsection of the CPT are $35.

Registration

  1. Submit your test fee online. Please note: Your purchase will appear on your bank/credit card account statement as "USF Innovative Education."
  2. Contact Testing Services at 813-974-2742 step one has been completed to schedule your test date/time.

Rescheduling

Appointments may be rescheduled up to one day in advance of your test date for a $15 fee. The reschedule fee must be paid online prior to calling. Missed appointments will require full repayment of the exam fee.

Retest Policies

Students must wait at least 5 business days (or less with written advisor approval) to retake the CPT.

Reference Links

Disability Services

If you require special accommodations based on a documented disability, please submit your request with documentation prior to scheduling an examination. Contact USF Students with Disability Services at 813-974-4309 for additional information.