Testing Preparation Resources

Contact UsPhone: 253.680.7030 
Fax: 253.680.7031
Testing@bates.ctc.edu

Bates Technical College Downtown Courtyard

Downtown Campus, Rm. M216

Office Hours:

Mon: 8:30-10 a.m.
Tue: 8:30-11 a.m.
Wed: 8:30-10 a.m. 
Thu: 8:30-11 a.m. 
Fri: 8:30-10 a.m.

See Test Schedule for test times.

Bates Technical College South Campus

South Campus, Rm. 105 By appt. only

For most people, testing can be a nerve-wracking process. The testing center is here to help and wants you to succeed. You may find the suggested books and links helpful.

Suggested Books

  • Essential Mathematics: Basic Math for Everyday Use, Williams and Atkins
  • Contemporary's Building Basic Skills in Mathematics, Contemporary Books
  • GED Review Book
  • SAT-1 Review Books (publishers include: Arco, Kaplan, Nova and Barron)
  • Forgotten Algebra, Bleau, Barron
  • Quick Algebra Review: A Self-Teaching Guide, Selby and Slavin, Wiley

English/Writing Links

Math Review Links

GED Preparation Links