Placement Testing Exemptions

Students who meet any of the following criteria are not required to take a placement test:

  1. Students who have individual Reading and Writing SAT scores of 450 or above will be exempt from the English placement tests.
  2. Students who have combined Reading and Writing SAT scores of 500 or above will be exempt from the English placement tests.
  3. Students who have a Math SAT score of 450 or above will be exempt from the Math placement tests. 
  4. Students who transfer an appropriate English course for ENG 121 are not required to take the English placement tests.
  5. Students who transfer an appropriate math course for MAT 121, MAT 200, MAT 201 or MAT 205 are not required to take the math placement tests.

Students who would normally not be required to take the placement tests may elect to take them if they are not sure about their preparation for college-level classes.


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