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Testing Requirements

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Workforce Course Testing
Students must take all three sections (reading, writing, and math) of the TSI, but do not have to pass it to enroll.
 

Academic Course Testing

** Test scores may not be more than five years old.

 

TSI Cut Scores for College Readiness:

Mathematics

Minimum of 350

Reading

Minimum of 351

Writing

Minimum of Essay score of 4 AND MC score of 340

 

A student may be exempted from the requirement to take the approved TSI Assessment if the student meets one of the following circumstances:

ACT:

English

Composite score of 23, minimum of 19

Mathematics

Composite score of 23, minimum of 19

 

SAT (Prior to March 2016):

Critical Reading

Combined Critical Reading & Mathematics of 1070, minimum of 500

Mathematics

Combined Critical Reading & Mathematics of 1070, minimum of 500

 

SAT (After March 5, 2016):

Evidenced-Based Reading & Writing

Minimum of 480

Mathematics

Minimum of 530

 

STAAR EOC:

Algebra I

Level 2 (4000) & passing grade in high school Algebra II

Algebra II

Level 2 (4000)

English II

Level 2 (4000)

 

PLAN:

English

Composite score of 23, minimum 19

Mathematics

Composite score of 23, minimum 19

 

ASPIRE:

English

Minimum of 435

Mathematics

Minimum of 431