What is the Departmental Multiple Choice Exam and Who Can Take it?

  • The 60-minute written departmental exam (a paper-and-pencil multiple-choice exam taken at Penn) is offered to those students who score above 428 on the online examination at the beginning of each semester.

  • The placement exams for this year will take place on Monday, August 27, 2018 from 8:30-10:00am in David Rittenhouse Laboratory, Room A-2.

  • In order to take the placement exam, eligible students must register by August 26, 2018 at 8pm. Registration will be open in Summer 2018.

  • For more information, please contact the main office at 215-898-7429.