Placement Testing

All new students who do not have college-level English and/or math
are required to take a placement test.

Students with qualifying SAT or ACT scores may be exempt from testing.* Waiver forms are available in the Admissions office. All waivers must be signed by the Director or Assistant Director of Admissions and include a copy of current SAT or ACT Scores. SAT/ACT scores are valid for 2 years only.

*SAT: 500 in Math, 450 or 500 in Critical Reading
ACT: 18 in Math, 37 in combined English and Reading

For more information about placement testing visit the Testing Center website.

The last day for placement testing for Fall 2014 is Friday August 22, 2014

To schedule a placement test call (203) 332-5109.

To schedule a Spanish placement test contact Professor Jamilet Ortiz at JOrtiz@hcc.commnet.edu or (203) 332-5141. 

To schedule a French placement test contact Professor Driss Mellouk at DMellouk@hcc.commnet.edu or (203) 332-5974