The Test Assessing Secondary Completion™ is a secure, reliable, and valid assessment used to assess the achievement of examinees on core content areas taught and assessed as part of typical national high school curricula. The TASC™ test measures high school equivalency and college and career readiness in five subject areas: Reading, Writing, Mathematics, Science, and Social Studies.
The TASC test covers five subject areas:
Each area is a subtest and they all need to be passed in order to pass TASC test.
Passing TASC test means you will need to show a level of knowledge and skill that meets or surpasses approximately 60 percent of graduating high school seniors. That means passing TASC test puts you in the same league as 40 percent of the graduating high school seniors, and that is something to be proud of.
TASC test also measures your readiness for college and the 21st century workforce, in which new skills such as computer literacy, science, and mathematics are more important than ever.
Here are some additional things you need to know about TASC test:
• Three TASC test assessments are available each year in English and Spanish.
• There are test accommodations if you have special needs including large print, Braille, and audio.
• The online platform used by TASC test is the same secure platform used by other programs with which you may be familiar—for example, TABE® Online.
• TASC test also offers an online registration website to make signing up as easy as a few clicks.