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Since 1997, thousands of students have walked through the doors of Northwest and have gone on to become successful Massage Therapists, Dental Assistants, Medical Assistants, Medical Insurance Specialists and Paralegals. Won’t you join the fine group of Northwest Alumni now serving the community in a variety of professions? Explore Northwest Career College and see where your future can lead. Come tour our campus today!
At Northwest Career College, ours is a student-centered philosophy where students come first. Our open door and open heart approach to education sets us apart from all others. It’s a feeling you get when you first walk in our doors.
Every Alumni is welcome back on the campus of Northwest Career College. We love to hear your successes and share in your life’s progress. The absolute best, though, is when you return to the classroom and speak with our current students. Alumni come-backs always give students that extra bit of inspiration to help them see that their goals are achievable and real.
Northwest Career College has created a beautiful and peaceful testing space for both our students and our visitors to enjoy. We know how important and stressful test taking can be and we want to make your time here a positive one with successful outcomes! Make sure to allow yourself some extra time to arrive early, get settled, grab a drink or a snack from the front and prepare to PASS your exam!
We look forward to seeing you on campus and in our testing center. Best of luck to you!
Creating your own mock exam can give you a good idea of what it will be like on the day of the actual exam and how much you can expect to write in a specific time frame. It can help to develop your exam-essay writing skills by taking on past exam questions and writing out the complete answers within a set time.
Most courses will allows you access to previous exam papers that you can base your mock exam on. Try approaching your instructor and explaining to him or her that you want to write your own practice tests. Ask them if they can provide you with any past paper or tell you what format the questions will take so you can make the most of your study time.
If you can’t access past paper, you can construct a mock exam based on your lessons. When you’re taking notes during class, write a Q in the margin beside any question or material that you think would make a good test question. If you taking digital notes, try assigning a particular highlighter color to the text, or marking it with a particular word that you can then search the document for later.
Below are a few additional tips for helping you create your mock exam:
When creating your mock exam, it is best to familiarize yourself with the different kinds of test question formats that are commonly used:
The best way to take your mock exam is to work under actual exam conditions. Find somewhere quiet where you’ll wont be disturbed, pack away your textbooks, module materials or notes, and try to complete the test using the time allowed. If you can’t do this at home use the quiet area of your campus, such as the library or quite study area.
Approach your mock exam in exactly the same way as you would a real one:
Here at Northwest Career College, we are committed to providing our students with the best possible facilities to allow them to take advantage of the excellent courses we have to offer. In addition to our Pearson VUE testing center, we also offer morning, afternoon, night, online and blended classes to accommodate your Las Vegas work and family schedule. Our experienced Career Services team to help you find the best employment opportunity for your new career. Call us today on (702) 403-1592 to find out more about what we can offer you!
Dr. Stephanie Kenny
Dean of Students