ENTRY-LEVEL POLICE EXAM (CJBAT for
ENTRY-LEVEL CORRECTIONAL OFFICER
EXAM (CJBAT for CORRECTIONS)
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY REPORT
McDaniel, Inc. is pleased to offer the Entry-Level Police Exam,
which has been certified by FDLE to be used as the Criminal Justice
Basic Abilities Test for Law Enforcement, and the Entry-Level
Correctional Officer Exam, which has been certified by FDLE to be
used as the Criminal Justice Basic Abilities Test for Corrections.
We have three distinct, parallel versions of the CJBAT available for
each discipline. We also offer all versions of the CJBAT for Law
Enforcement and Corrections in two formats: paper/pencil and
The Morris &
McDaniel, Inc. CJBAT tests are easy to administer. The tests come
with a detailed Test Administrator’s Manual, which provides complete
information concerning important aspects of test administration. It
provides a script of all information that should to be given to the
applicants. The CJBAT is comprised of two parts. During the first
part of the test, applicants are given time to study information
that is provided to them, and then the study materials are taken
away. The second part of the CJBAT is the actual multiple-choice
exam, the first part of which tests the applicants’ memory of the
study materials. Each CJBAT test consists of one hundred (100)
multiple-choice questions assessing nine (9) abilities that have
been determined through job analysis to be important for success as
a Police or Correctional Officer. The nine (9) abilities that are
included in the Morris & McDaniel, Inc. CJBAT for Law Enforcement
and Corrections are listed below:
The Morris &
McDaniel, Inc. CJBAT evidences both content and criterion validity.
The linkage of the abilities assessed in the CJBAT to the job of Law
Enforcement/Correctional Officer, and the linkage of the test items
to the abilities provide evidence of the content validity of the
We have prices for single tests or for bulk
orders. Please contact us for more details.
click here or call (888) 403-3577.
there more than one version of the CJBAT?
Yes. We have
three (3) test forms for each discipline: The Entry-Level Police
Exam (CJBAT for Law Enforcement) Versions 1, 2, and 3 and the
Entry-Level Correctional Officer Exam (CJBAT for Corrections)
Versions 1, 2, and 3.
is your re-test policy?
who does not pass the CJBAT will have the option of retesting on an
alternate version. No applicant may test on the same version of the
CJBAT within a six (6) month period, and no applicant may test more
than three (3) times within a twelve (12) month period.
is the passing score?
Based on an
analysis of the distribution of scores, the psychometric properties
of the test, natural breaks in the data, and the utility of the
test, Morris & McDaniel, Inc., has established a cut-off score of
74%. With FDLE’s approval, in the future, this cut-off score may be
re-evaluated as more data are collected.
is the time limit for the review of the pre-test study booklet and
for the actual examination?
are allowed twenty-five (25) minutes to study the
Pre-Test Study Booklet depending on test version. Then, the Pre-Test
Study Booklets are collected, and the candidates are allowed two (2)
hours to complete the test.
What is the
cost per administration of your CJBAT?
Examinations are $23.00 each. For bulk orders over two hundred
(200), the cost is $18.40 each (a 20% discount).
your examination approved for the pre-academy testing in the State
Yes. We have
full FDLE approval for our Entry-Level Police Exam to be used as the
CJBAT for Law Enforcement and for our Entry-Level Correctional
Officer Exam to be used as the CJBAT for Corrections.
you have study guides for your CJBAT?
Yes. We have
study guides available for purchase for both the Entry-Level Police
Exam and the Entry-Level Correctional Officer Exam. Details are