PNSY Apprenticeship Testing

York County Community College is pleased to offer placement testing for all prospective applicants to the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Apprenticeship Program. To be considered eligible for an apprenticeship position at PNSY, all applicants are required to take an Accuplacer exam at YCCC in Wells, ME or Great Bay Community College in Portsmouth, NH. All applicants are required to submit their Accuplacer scores as a part of their application. For more information, please refer to the application instructions on USA Jobs, which will be posted in April 2020.

We are not taking any appointments for testing at this time. 

All tests are 2 hours in length and will be by appointment only.

Please bring a valid photo ID on the date of your test.

All applicants will be tested on Reading Comprehension; Arithmetic; and Quantitative Reasoning/Statistics/Algebra. Free Accuplacer practice materials can be found at

York County Community College offers placement testing for the PNSY Apprenticeship Program in partnership with Great Bay Community College. For additional testing hours, please see their website here.

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