Study Guides

If you have taken the ACT or SAT within the last four years, you may not have to take the assessment for certain programs (specifics on program Web pages). To be considered without testing, your ACT score must be at least a 17 and your SAT score must be at least 1210.

Study Guides

How do I know what to study?
First click here to see assessment requirements for your chosen program. Study Guide tutorials and practice exams.

Additional Program Help

Police Academy: You can buy the NPOST Study Guide at the BATC Bookstore for around $5.

Test Anxiety

Need help for test anxiety? Click here for guided meditations and interactive exercises.

Develop Great Study Habits

Study Guides and Strategies. A site dedicated to helping learners develop the skills needed to be successful students and productive people.


Click here for SAT testing help. This site includes questions and a free study guide. BATC DOES NOT REQUIRE THE SAT TEST.