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** Please see "Taking The TSIA2" webpage for current updates.

TSIA2 (Texas Success Initiative) Assessment   TVCC picture

**If you are applying for admission to TVCC and have TSI scores from another school, you can submit a copy of those scores to the Admissions Office with your application, transcripts, and other required documentation.

 Students who complete the TSIA2 assessment and meet the minimum benchmarks in effect on the date of testing will be designated as TSIA2 complete in that area. These scores will remain valid for course placement for a period of five years from the date of testing.

College and career readiness score determiniation

Students who do not receive the minimum required score on an approved assessment instrument are required to enroll in developmental courses or participate in other activities designed to assist the students in overcoming the academic deficiencies identified by that assessment.  

Cost of the TSIA2 is $35 for the entire test and $20 for each individual section.

The test is untimed, but will comply with Testing Center normal business hours. The test is offered by appointment on the Athens, Palestine, and Terrell HSC campuses. Please do not bring cell phones, calculators, pencils, or scratch paper.

PLEASE NOTE--All testers must have an photo ID to test. An alternative student ID form may be used.  Please see section "Taking the TSI A2" for more information. Appointments are required at this time.


**Attention Students and High School Counselors: Please refer to the Blocked Course List Be sure that you or your students have completed the necessary requirements before Registration!