Do I need to study for the CASPer test?

CASPer is not your traditional test, it’s not a test that requires memorization, in fact, memorizing anything isn’t going to help you on this test. You also can‘t “study” for it. Instead, CASPer is assessing behavior, such as personal and professional characteristics.

Can you fail a CASPer test?

The CASPer test is not a pass or fail test. It measures your personal skills in relation to the entire applicant pool. It is up to the individual programs to determine how they will incorporate the CASPer score into their application decisions, meaning every school may use the scores differently.

Is the CASPer test easy?

As long as you’re prepared for the CASPer, it’ll be easier than an MMI and far less stressful than secondaries. You take the CASPer in an hour and a half, and then it’s over.

Can you cheat on the CASPer test?

Don’t bother cheating.

Since research shows cheating (like having someone help you formulate responses) is unlikely to improve your score, and the consequences are so high, why would you bother? The CASPer test is unlike “ability tests” with right or wrong answers, so just relax and give it your best shot!

What is a good CASPer score?

The grading of CASPer responses is done using a numerical Likert-style scale. The scale runs from 1 to 9 with 1 signifying a “unsatisfactory” response and 9 signifying a “superb” or superior one.

How long do CASPer results take?

Casper results will be sent to programs 2-3 weeks after your test, regardless of whether Snapshot and Duet have been completed, though your Snapshot response and/or Duet scores will be empty.

Can I add schools to CASPer later?

You must select at least one school for your distribution list in order to register for the CASPer, but you can easily add more schools to your distribution list after test day.

Does CASPer test record you?

This myth is only partially true. You are required to stay within the view of the webcam during the test, as applicants are continuously monitored to ensure that the person who registered for the test is actually the one taking the test.

What kind of questions are on the CASPer test?

Now, let’s look at three key CASPer test question types: Situational, Policy-based, and Personal. Each CASPer test question type is intended to give you the opportunity to express a variety of qualities, priorities, and values that you hold, while also determining your suitability for the profession.

How early can you take CASPer?

You‘ll want to take the CASPer as early as the Spring of your application year and as late as July.