ACT WorkKeys


  • ACT WorkKeys tests are research-based measures of foundational work skills essential to career success across industries and occupations. ACT WorkKeys tests assist educators in evaluating curricular outcomes and preparing their students for the workplace, as well as help employers to make better decisions about who to hire, train, and promote. Students who take ACT WorkKeys are eligible to earn the ACT National Career Readiness Certificate™. The NCRC is used by a growing number of employers to make sure prospective employees have the skills necessary for the job they are applying for.

    Administration: Spring of each year

    Grades: 11

    Subjects: Reading for Information, Applied Mathematics, and Locating Information

    Length: 2 hours 30 minutes


ACT WorkKeys