HE Workforce Readiness Webpage

Practice and assessment for workforce readiness

  • Real-time reporting and grading to help inform instruction
  • Resources for intervention, retention, and skills mastery
  • Rigorous, high-quality content for practice, instruction, and review

Interested in workforce readiness for higher education?

This is the first web-based resource for testing that the program has utilized. We are pleased with the content and believe it has assisted in the overall increase of our certification scores.

Jane Fisher, Surgical Technology Program Director
Palm Beach State College, FL

Quality programs to support skill development

It can be a challenge to find high-value, high-impact programs to help your learners build the knowledge and skills they need for college and career success. Practice is an integral piece of preparation for college and career courses or licensing exams. It’ important to provide leaners with quality programs, including full-length practice tests in which where instructors can build short-, medium-, and long-cycle assessments.


Rigorous practice and assessments

With easy access to thousands of practice and assessment questions through Edmentum Courseware and Northstar Workforce Readiness, learners experience a real-world testing environment to make sure that they know exactly what to expect on the day of the exam. Not only will providing simulation tests help calm and prepare learners, but it will also give them an accurate idea of how they will do on the actual exams.

As soon as everyone saw the [Northstar] program, they knew it was what was needed.

Karen Davis, Allied Health Program Specialist
Virginia College, AL

High-quality practice, instruction, and review

Enjoy the flexibility and convenience of Edmentum Courseware, and access curriculum remotely anywhere, anytime, as well as print tests for completion from home. Students thrive with increased student autonomy, and educators have access to actionable data for analysis, student progress, and improvement.


A customized approach to support success

With Northstar Workforce Readiness, you can create, customize, schedule, and distribute standards-based tests. Access practice and assessment questions, including a variety of technology-enhanced items, to build and share custom assessments across your building or district. Paired with actionable reports on school and learner performance, Northstar Workforce Readiness provides thorough support in preparation for college and career courses and licensing exams.


Interested in workforce readiness for higher education?


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Success Story

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Course Catalog

For a complete list of our content options to support workforce readiness visit our course catalog.



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