Entrance Score Requirements

The following table provides the minimum scores that must be obtained from the Admissions Placement Exam in order to be accepted into most programs.

TEST TEST NAME DEGREE DIPLOMA TECHNICAL
CERTIFICATE
NEXT-GENERATION ACCUPLACER Reading 236 224 224
Writing 249 236 236
Arithmetic 229 229 229
Algebra QRAS 245 -- --

The following table provides the minimum scores that must be obtained from the Admissions Placement Exam in order to be accepted into the certificates deemed to be Basic Workforce Development which do not require a High School Diploma or GED.

PROGRAM NAME READING WRITING ARITHMETIC
NEXT-GENERATION ACCUPLACER NEXT-GENERATION ACCUPLACER NEXT-GENERATION ACCUPLACER
Auto Collision Repair Assist I 218 222 223
Auto Refinishing Assist I 218 222 223
Auto Refinishing Assist II 218 222 223
Basic Shielded Metal Arc Welder 218 222 223
Certified Construction Worker 218 222 223
Commercial Truck Driving 218 222 223
Commercial Straight Truck
and Passenger Driving
218 222 223
Criminal Justice Specialist 218 222 223
Patient Care Assistant 218 222 223
Shampoo Tech 218 222 223

Alternate Acceptable Entrance Exams (SAT and ACT)

TEST TEST NAME DEGREE DIPLOMA
Old SAT Critical Reading 450 430
Until 03/2016 Verbal 450 430
Math 440 400
Math 1113 500 --
Math 1131 600 --
New SAT Reading 25 24
After 03/2016 Writing/Language 26 25
Math 24 22
Math 1113 26.5 --
Math 1131 31 --
PSAT Scores Reading Test 23 22
After 03/2016 Writing/Language 24 23
Math 22 20
Math 1113 24.5 --
Math 1131 29 --
ACT Reading 17 14
English 16 13
Math 19 17
Math 1113 21 --
Math 1131 26 --
GED English 145 145
Math 145 145
ELA Reading/Writing-Dual Enrollment -- 235
Milestones ELA – Reading/Writing Only 525 525
HOPE GPA English and Math Placement 2.6 2.6
After 10th Grade
Previous Degree Placement in Diploma/Degree level courses -- --
AAS/AA/AS or Higher
COMPASS Reading 79 70
Writing 62 36
Pre-Algebra -- 26
Algebra 37 --
ASSET Reading 42 38
Writing 42 35
Numerical 42 35
Elementary 42 --

Remediation/Co-Requisite Placement Scores

TEST TEST NAME LEARNING SUPPORT ADULT ED
ACCUPLACER Reading Comprehension 207-233 ≤ 206
Sentence Skills 211-235 ≤ 210
Write Placer Degree 2-3 0-1
Write Placer Diploma 2 0-2
Arithmetic 215-228 ≤ 214
Elementary Algebra ≤ 206 ≤ 206