Event Summary

Degrees of Reading Power (DRP) Assessment Test

Thursday, December 20, 2018
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Registration period closes Thursday, December 20, 2018

The Degrees of Reading Power, or the DRP testing is a pre-application requirement for Allied Health Sciences, BN, HCA and Library & Info Tech programs. It is a test for first English language speakers, i.e. people who learned to speak English at home as a child, were educated in English and now live and work in English.

  • It is a test that determines how well you understand what you’re reading.
  • It is a multiple choice test.
  • There are 70 questions to be answered.
  • As you work through the test, the passages become harder to read.
  • Although scheduled for three hours, it is an untimed test. While many people are able to finish within the scheduled time, you will have as much time as you need to write the test.