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Advisor Kit

Below you will find all the information you need to help you familiarize yourself and your students with the CASPer test.


Start here by watching and sharing these videos:

What is CASPer and why are programs using it?

An introduction to the CASPer test for test day


Familiarize Yourself with Participating Programs

Visit our Partner Page for a list of all programs using CASPer.


CASPer Test Types

Undergraduate Health Sciences – high school leaver applicants applying to programs such as undergraduate nursing

Professional Health Sciences – applicants with undergraduate degrees applying to graduate or postgraduate programs such as physician assistant, physical therapy, occupational therapy, dentistry, pharmacy, and Canadian medicine etc. 

US Medicine – applicants specifically applying to undergraduate allopathic and osteopathic medicine programs

Health Sciences Speciality Training – applicants who have completed medical school and are applying to residency training in Canada and the US

Undergraduate Teacher Education – applicants that are applying to undergraduate initial teacher education programs in Australia

Postgraduate Teacher Education – applicants that are applying to postgraduate teacher education programs in Australia


Student Presentations

Each test cycle, the Altus Assessments team runs a CASPer information webinar for each group of applicants. We record this session and make it available to all applicants on the takecasper.com website throughout the test cycle. 

Session topics include:
– What is CASPer?
– What programs require CASPer?
– Brief history of the admissions assessment
– Format and logistics
– How to prepare for the CASPer test

CASPer Information Webinar – 2020/2021 Admissions Cycle

Canada

2020/2021 – Coming soon

2019/2020 Webinars
Canadian Undergraduate Health Sciences – Nursing Program Applicants
Canadian Professional Health Sciences
Canadiens en Sciences de la santé


USA

2020/2021 – US Professional Health Sciences


Australia

2020/2021 – Australian Medicine, Education & Vet Science


Advisor Presentation

Pre-Health Advisors in the US: CASPer Information Presentation


Flyers and Brochures

Want to print out handouts to have in your office or to share with students asking about CASPer? Download and print the following flyers:

Student Flyer – Canadian Health Sciences Level 1 – 2020/2021 Cycle
Student Flyer – Canadian Professional Health Sciences Level 2 – 2020/2021 Cycle
Student Flyer – US Professional Health Sciences Level 2 – 2020/2021 Cycle

Advisor Flyer – US Professional Health Sciences – 2020/2021 Cycle


CASPer Test Preparation

Want to print out handouts to have in your office or to share with students asking about CASPer? Download and print the following flyers:

Visit TakeCASPer.com Test Dates and Fees page

How To Maximize Your Chances on CASPer

Tips on How to Prepare for the CASPer Test including Sample Scenarios and Tech Tips