Reliable test prep, college readiness, and career development
Gale Presents: Peterson's Test Prep (currently know as Testing & Education Reference Center) is a valuable online tool library patrons and students of all ages can use for standardized test preparation, researching and selecting college and graduate schools, finding tuition assistance, and exploring careers. Help students in your community turn future goals into realities with test prep assistance for career certification exams, as well as, advice on resumes, cover letters, interviewing and networking, and so much more.
Gale Presents: Peterson's Test Prep can help guide patrons and students in a number of areas:
- Test prep—Full-length, timed, and free practice exams that simulate the actual testing experience for AP, ACT, SAT, PSAT, GED, HiSET, and TASC exams. Diagnostic pre-tests help students determine where they stand and how much test prep they need before taking an assessment.
- College planning—Intuitive searches and quick results deliver prospective students information on more than 4,000 accredited schools, including college location, tuition, academics, admission or enrollment requirements, college campus life, and much more.
- Financial aid tools—Students and parents can benefit from applying the undergraduate scholarship search, financial aid award analyzer, college savings calculator, tuition cost finder, and more.
- Career development—The Resume Builder and Virtual Careers Library tools assist students in the career development process by building on essential skills—like how to build a resume, cover letter, and interviewing tips for users at all career stages. Using the Career Module, tests help users map interests and aptitudes to the most suitable job categories, industries, and occupations.
- International tools—Help students and library patrons prep to pass the TOEFL (iBT), TOEFL (PBT), TOEIC, and U.S. Citizenship tests with online resources like practice tests and eBooks.
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Platform Features & Tools
Smart test preparation
Gain an advantage with diagnostic pre-tests and real-life practice exams.
Better college planning
Use an easy-to-search database of 4,000+ accredited schools to find the perfect fit.
Financial aid essentials
Plan your college funding aided by up-to-the-minute data on scholarships, tuition costs and much more.
Reviews & Testimonials
Testing & Education Reference Center’s breadth of coverage, accessibility, and moderate pricing make it an appealing addition to public, K–12, and academic libraries.