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The placement exam includes the following sections:

  • grammar
  • reading comprehension
  • listening comprehension
  • writing

The placement exam includes English grammar, reading comprehension, listening comprehension and writing. The test is multiple-choice except for the writing section. In the writing section, you’ll choose from two topics to write an essay. The exam lasts about two hours. In addition, you are interviewed on the second day of orientation to determine oral communication ability.

Note: If you have questions about language testing for university admissions, please visit the Georgia State Test of English Proficiency page.