Placement Tests Results
Former Placement Test Sequence
Students who took the Ohlone Placement Tests (English, Math, and/or ESL) prior to March 31, 2006 may interpret their scores using the following charts.
Composition placements are based on reading and writing scores.
|Write 23-35 + Read 23-32||English 150 - Basic Communication Skills|
|Write 23-28 + Read 33-41|
|Write 29-35 + Read 33-53||English 151A - Fundamentals of Composition|
|Write 36-40 + Read 23-38|
|Write 36-40 + Read 39-53||English 151B - Fundamentals of Composition (required for AA Degree)|
|Write 41-54 + Read 23-43|
|Write 41-54 + Read 44-53||English 101A - Reading and Composition (required for transfer to UC / CSU)|
|23-38||English 162 - Developmental Reading|
|39-43||English 163 - Techniques of Reading|
|44-53||Consider English 167 - College Reading|
* Reading Score and high school grade point average are combined to create scaled score for placement. Last 2 digits of score equals placement. Return to text.
|4||ESL 183 RW/LS|
|5||ESL 184 W (formerly ESL 149)|
|3||ESL 184 R (formerly ESL 161)|
|4||ESL 183 RW/LS|
Math score and math self-diagnosis form are used for placement.
|0-16||Math 190 or 190A, B, C|
|24-35||Math 151 or 151A or take Elementary Algebra Test to determine eligibility for a higher level math course|
** Students with a score of 17 or higher may take one unit of Math 190C and concurrently enroll in Math 151 or Math 151A. Return to text.
|0-13||Math 190 or Math 190C|
|14-25||Math 151 or Math 151A|
|26-35||Math 152 or Math 152A or Math 153 or take Intermediate Algebra Test to determine eligibility for a higher level math course.|
|0-10||Take Elementary Algebra Test|
|15-22||Math 152 or Math 152A or Math 153|
|23-30||Math 156, 159, 166, 167 or 181; or take Calculus Readiness Test for a higher level math course.|
|0-10||Take Intermediate Algebra Test|
|24-30||Math 101A or higher|