The first step in the enrollment process is to schedule and sit for your TABE exam! The Tests of Adult Basic Education (TABE) is designed to assess the skills and knowledge of adult learners in applied math, mathematic computation, reading, and language. Powered by DRC INSIGHT, students are notified of their TABE exam score immediately after completing their exam in the Baldy View ROP Career Training Center computer lab.
WHAT DATES AND TIMES ARE AVAILABLE TO TAKE THE TABE EXAM?
Testing is currently closed. Dates and times will be available during next enrollment period. Check back soon!
WHERE DO I GO TO TAKE THE TABE EXAM?
Tests will be administered at the Baldy View ROP Career Training Center located at:
1501 S. Bon View Ave.
Ontario, CA 91761
HOW DO I SCHEDULE MY TABE EXAM?
When ready to schedule the TABE Exam, program candidates can:
- Call the Career Training Center at 909-947-3400
- Submit an Adult Interest Form to receive a call from a staff member
- Register online through Eventbrite.com
Adult Interest Form Testing is Currently Closed
IS THERE A COST TO TAKE THE TABE EXAM?
Nope! Candidates can take the TABE exam FREE of charge!
WHAT VERSION OF THE TABE EXAM IS USED BY BALDY VIEW ROP?
Candidates sitting for the TABE Exam are issued TABE Level D/Form 9 & 10 for Reading and TABE Level M/Form 9 & 10 for Math Computation.
HOW LONG IS THE TABE EXAM?
Each candidate is given 25 minutes to answer 25 questions covering material in reading and 15 minutes to answer 25 questions covering material for math computation.
Students work at their own pace as long as they complete each section in the allotted amount of time. Time will not begin until the tester selects the correct test.
EXAM RESULTS AND REQUIREMENTS
Candidates sitting for the TABE Exam are immediately notified of their score following the completion of their testing session. Each candidate will meet with the Student Services Specialist to review each area score. Candidates must receive a score of 5 or higher to meet the testing requirement for the Medical Assistant program.
WHAT HAPPENS IF MY SCORE IS LOWER THAN THE REQUIRED 5?
No problem! The candidate is more than welcome to schedule another TABE Exam session retake the exam if there are available seats available.
WHAT SHOULD I EXPECT DURING THE TESTING SESSION?
Testing sessions begin promptly at the scheduled testing time. Candidates are encouraged to arrive at least 15 minutes before their scheduled testing time to fill out any necessary paperwork. Candidates will be lead into the Baldy View ROP Career Training Center computer lab where the exam will be proctored and video recorded. Each candidate will be issued a case sensitive Username and Password that will be unique to their testing profile and testing session. Once the test has begun, candidates are free to test at their own pace within the allotted time and in the order of sections they feel most comfortable with.
CELL PHONES, FOOD, and DRINKS ARE NOT PERMITTED IN THE COMPUTER LAB DURING TESTING SESSIONS.
TABE EXAM PREPARATION
Please reference our TABE Resource Sheet for TABE preparation resources:
Candidates scheduled to complete the TABE exam are highly encouraged to seek test preparation in an effort to secure a passing score.