Qualifying for Placement Test Substitutions

You may be exempt from some portions of this test

  • If you have taken the ACT within the last five years and earned an ACT English sub score of 19 or higher, you are eligible for placement into Composition I.
  • If you have taken the ACT within the last five years and earned an ACT reading sub score of 19 or higher, you are eligible to place out of reading courses.
  • If you have taken the ACT within the last two years and earned an ACT math sub score of 25 or higher, you are eligible for placement into College Algebra.
  • If you have taken the ACT within the last two years and earned an ACT math sub score of 28 or higher, you are eligible for placement into Calculus I or Business & Applied Calculus II (in addition to ACT scores, there are additional prerequisites for placement into Business & Applied Calculus II).
  • Or, if you have completed a college-level composition and/or algebra course at another institution with a grade of "C" or better and those transcripts are on file in the admissions office.

Submitting your ACT scores

To find out the proper procedure to submit your qualifying ACT scores, call Testing Services at 913-469-4439 and select option 3.

Contact Us

Phone: 913-469-4439
Fax: 913-469-2523
Location: Student Center 334
Email

Testing Services
Mary Ann Dickerson
Program Director
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Proctoring Services
Sharon Wirsig
Supervisor
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Prepare for Placement Test

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The Compass pretest helps you know what to expect before you take the actual COMPASS® college placement test and improves your chances for success. 

Take the pretest.

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