Proctored Placement Test

For Students Who Live Beyond 60 Miles from Sinclair's Dayton Campus

Step 1: Contact a Sinclair Online Academic Coach if you have Advanced Placement credit or transcripts from a college or university you previously attended. Call 937-512-2990 or email online@sinclair.edu. 

Step 2: Locate a proctor (exam supervisor). See Proctor Information and Procedures and follow the steps for locating a proctor to administer the test.

Step 3: Complete the Proctor Agreement Form. Notification of approval or denial will be emailed to your my.sinclair email account.

Step 4: Schedule an appointment with your proctor. Placement test instructions will be emailed to your my.sinclair email account.

Step 5: Take a practice placement test. See the "Practice Resources" section below for links to practice tests and websites with review materials.

Step 6: Take the test with your proctor. Provide a valid photo ID and a copy of the ID to give to the proctor. Results will be provided upon completion of the test and may be printed. It may take up to 24 hours for the results to be uploaded into Sinclair’s system.

Step 7: Complete the free tutorial, How to Succeed Online. Visit How to Succeed Online for information and registration instructions.

Step 8: Discuss your test results with a Sinclair Online Academic Coach.

Related Links

Practice Resources

  • Test Prep Review
  • Sinclair Learning Center Skills Worksheets
  • Sinclair Learning Center Skills Web Links
  • Study SAT and GED review books for extra preparation