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TSI Assessment Resources

Students preparing to take the Texas Success Initiative Assessment can use various resources to familiarize themselves with the assessment.  Listed below are some common preparatory resources used by incoming and current TAMUCC students when working towards mastery of the Math, Writing, and Reading portions of the TSI Assessment. The content of this page is to assist students in preparing for the TSI assessment, but please be aware that this is only a short list of resources to assist with the study / preparation process. Be alert when researching additional resources on the Internet. Many sites on the Internet provide free test preparation materials, but there are some test prep sites that are fee-based, and/or free sites that attempt to sell you a product. Use these and other preparatory sites to your best advantage.

Web-Based Study App

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The TSI Assessment Web-Based Study App is now free for all students!

Create an account to access this study tool to become familiar with the style and content of questions in TSI Assessment tests. The study app features practice tests in the TSI Mathematics, Writing, and Reading Assessments.

Students can access the site from a computer, tablet or Smartphone (see supported browsers & mobile O/S below) and familiarize themselves with the basic content areas of TSI Assessment tests.

The Study App includes the following features:

  • Sample tests that help you experience the types of questions asked on test day
  • "Learn As You Go" feature that provides immediate feedback after each question is submitted and includes an explanation for the correct response
  • Save your work progress, and resume practicing at a later time
  • Review your score history to identify areas of strength and weakness
  • 6 months access

Khan Academy


Unable to make it to campus? Try the Khan Academy's on-demand academic support videos. On-demand videos are available for various subjects and levels. All you need a Facebook, Gmail, or other email address to get started.         

Khan Academy Math Preparation Playlist

ACC Website Prep for TSIA Math

Mometrix Test Preparation

McLennan Community College 

YouTube TSI Test Preparation Videos 

Campus and Community Resources

Testing resources and information about the TSI Assessment are available on campus and in the community.

Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi’s Academic Testing Center provides the TSI Assessment you will need to complete. You can visit with them regarding the test. Click Here for more information about the TSI placement exam.

The university’s Center for Academic Student Achievement (CASA) offers tutoring as well in all three areas covered by the TSI Assessment. It is highly recommended that you first review some practice exams and then meet with a tutor to discuss your strengths and weaknesses on the exam. Tutors can best help you if you present them with specific questions. You can find out more about CASA tutoring by viewing our services.

Del Mar College offers testing resources and information about the TSI assessment. You can find out more about the institution’s testing services here.

Coastal Bend College also has several testing centers throughout South Texas. You can get more information about its testing services here.